A combine fire during harvest could be devastating. Not only do you risk losing your crop, a fire also could result in costly damages to the combine and other property, and limit your time to complete the harvest
This year, farmers face an increased risk of fire due to the extreme heat and drought.
Follow these steps for a safe harvest:
• Cleaning the combine to remove any oil, grease, or residue buildup.
• Checking the guards, brakes, and safety devices.…