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Covering the range from animal handling to equipment safety, including training and certification to keep producers and their workforce productive.

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SDSU Extension Hosts Youth Hazardous Occupation Safety Training in Agriculture (HOSTA)

December 19, 2018

Youth planning to work on a farm or ranch this summer are encouraged to attend one of four Hazardous Occupations Safety Training for Agriculture (HOSTA) courses hosted by SDSU Extension this summer.

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Get Outside This Winter: Layer for Your Outdoor Adventures

December 18, 2018

Do you avoid going outside in the winter months because you hate being cold? I used to, too. Then, a friend told me, "there is no such thing as bad weather, but only bad clothing choices," this message stopped me in my tracks.

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SDSU Extension Introduces New Early Childhood Field Specialist Position

December 18, 2018

Nationally, more than 60 percent of households are dual income, resulting in an increased need for early childhood education programming, explained Audrey Rider, who recently accepted a new role as the SDSU Extension Early Childhood Field Specialist.

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