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SC farm expo to hold accident training

The media is invited to the South Carolina AgriBiz and Farm Expo Farm Accident Rescue Training. (Source: South Carolina AgriBiz and Farm Expo). The media is invited to the South Carolina AgriBiz and Farm Expo Farm Accident Rescue Training. (Source: South Carolina AgriBiz and Farm Expo).
Clemson Extension Service will provide fire and rescue responders with safety tips for farmers involved with on farm accidents. (Source: SC AgriBiz and Farm Expo). Clemson Extension Service will provide fire and rescue responders with safety tips for farmers involved with on farm accidents. (Source: SC AgriBiz and Farm Expo).

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) - The media is invited to the South Carolina AgriBiz and Farm Expo's Farm Accident Rescue Training.

The training will take place at the Florence Civic Center on Tuesday, January 13, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., as a part of the Expo. Clemson Extension Service will provide fire and rescue responders with safety tips for farmers involved with on farm accidents. The training will include information on tractor roll over's, combine entanglements and more.

Media who attend this event will have access to the Expo's exclusive events listed below:

Wednesday, January 14, 8:45-9:00 AM – AgrBiz Expo Welcome Ceremony

Wednesday, January 14, 6:30-8:00 PM – Taste of South Carolina Event

Thursday, January 15, 8:00-9:00 AM – Commissioner's Breakfast

For more information about the training, contact Jacob Stokes at stokes3@clemson.edu.

Media questions can be directed to SC Department of Agriculture, Public Information Director, Meredith Atkinson. Atkinson can be reached at matkinson@scda.sc.gov.

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