Improving the profitability & sustainability of Esperance port zone grain growers

pro chemicalsIs the health of farming families being put at risk with exposure to farm chemicals inside the family home? The South East Premium Wheat Growers Association (SEPWA) teamed up with the Combined Universities Centre for Rural Health (CUCRH) to investigate the concerns about the possible transmission of chemical residue to other farm family members. With exposure to farm chemicals one of the biggest occupational risks of farmers and their employees, the project aimed to increase people's awareness about the safe handling of chemicals in order to reduce the risk of contamination to other people.

RIRDC Combined Universities Centre for Rural Health (CUCRH)