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  • Older, Wiser, Safer

    In recent years someone has died every two weeks in an accident on an Irish farm. Tragically, over half of these deaths involve a farmer over 60 years of age. In this video, farming journalist and Ear to the Ground presenter Darragh McCullough talks about how farming has changed in the last 50 years

  • Older, Wiser, Safer - Health

    Darragh McCullough talks to farmer Gerry Maguire about how changes in your health can affect your work on the farm.

  • Older, Wiser, Safer - tractors and machinery

    Farmer Alan Gillis talks to Darragh McCullough about how to protect yourself from the dangers of working with tractors and machinery.

  • Older, Wiser, Safer: - Livestock

    Farmer Gerry Maguire talks to Darragh McCullough about the dangers of working with livestock and offers some simple steps to help make livestock work safer.

  • Older, Wiser, Safer: - Falls from Height and Slurry

    Darragh McCullough talks to farmer Alan Gillis about some of the steps you can take to help prevent a fall from height or a slurry gas or drowning accident.

  • Older, Wiser, Safer: Conclusion

    Ear to the Ground presenter Darragh McCullough talks to farmers Gerry Maguire and Alan Gillis about the positive impact older farmers can have on changing mindsets around farm safety.