Five Strategies for Safer Roading of Farm Equipment
In many areas, ag equipment like tractors, combines, and grain carts will soon take to the road for harvest. Farm equipment is large and slow-moving, especially compared to other vehicle traffic, and poses some unique challenges when operating on the road. Luckily, there are steps farmers can take to reduce the risk of accidents, protect their equipment, and ensure the safety of operators.
Below are some best practices for safely roading ag equipment—whether you’re driving a harvester in fall or pulling a planter in spring.