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Protecting Your Health and Safety as the Years Go By

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November 18, 2019

Protecting Your Health and Safety as the Years Go By

Presented by: Deborah B. Reed, PhD, FAAOHN, FAAN, RN

Agricultural Health Nurse and Farm Family Member

As we age, our bodies change in ways we might not anticipate. Learn how to protect your health and modify your farm work as the years roll on so you can continue doing what you love.

health and safety as you ageREEDnov1819.pptx

The Virginia Beginning Farmer & Rancher Coalition is a state-wide and coalition-based Extension program, housed in Virginia Tech’s Department of Agricultural, Leadership, and Community Education. Funding was sponsored by the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Development Program (BFRDP) of the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Award #2023-49400-40885. For more information about the program, contact Katie Trozzo, Program Coordinator, at or (540) 232-2233. For other questions, contact Kim Niewolny, Program Director, at

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