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Play It Farm Safe is for educational use only and is not a certification program.
Many of the agricultural activities described on this site can cause serious injury and death.
Children and teenagers should only engage in activities
appropriate to their developmental level.
Children and teenagers need parent/guardian permission, hands-on training from a skilled instructor, and supervision from a qualified adult before engaging in any agricultural activities.
Manufacturer recommendations should always be followed – this includes age recommendations.