EPA Farm worker protection lecture to be offered

An April workshop in Spanish will help farmers, ranchers, farmworkers, handlers, and others in the Big Horn Basin ensure compliance with the EPA’s new Worker Protection Standards. The free “Comprehensive Worker Protection Standards Training for Non-English Speaking Agriculture Workers and Handlers” is 1:30-4 p.m. Wednesday, April 13, at the Powell Fairgrounds New Exhibit Hall. The training covers updated EPA requirements for agriculture workers, including pesticide safety, pesticide exposure, heat stroke prevention and more. #reboot #news