Share the Road this Harvest Season!
September 11, 2023
Across the state, farmers will soon be taking to the fields for harvest. This means we all will be sharing the roads with combines, tractors, grain carts, trucks, and other farm equipment. The risk of accidents involving passenger vehicles and farm equipment will increase during harvest!
Please be patient - don't rush to pass farm equipment, especially in areas with limited visibility! The equipment driver will pull off as soon as he or she finds a safe place to do so. Remember, following a tractor or combine for a mile or two is really about the same as waiting through a couple stoplights in the city!
For a great reminder about the importance of safely operating vehicles on rural roads, click on the button below to check out the video "We All Share the Road".
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