grain bin safety
Grain storage is expected to increase in fall 2020, as farmers anticipate above-average harvests and low prices.
For farmers, grain silos hold their livelihood, but there’s also a danger lurking there, from entrapment to hazardous gas buildup.
Twenty seconds is roughly how long it takes for a grown man to become entrapped in a grain bin — that speed and the fear such a situation creates can make things go from bad to worse. It’s long been known that grain bins are one of the biggest safety hazards for farmers who work […]