Ivy Tech to host a seminar about safety on the farm

KOKOMO, Ind.—Ivy Tech Community College will be hosting the ninth in a series of 10 farming and agri-business seminars taught by area experts. The seminar will cover the topic of safety on the farm and will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. at Ivy Tech Kokomo, 1815 E. Morgan St., on Tuesday, March 22. The seminar will be led by the director of Purdue’s Howard County Cooperative Extension Service, Paul Marcellino.

This year’s Ag Seminar Series has doubled to 10 seminars and is being presented at a variety of locations throughout the region. The seminars are held on Tuesdays and run from 6 to 8 p.m. through March 29. The final seminar will cover the topic of Careers in Agriculture and will be taught by Ivy Tech Agriculture Program Chair Jennifer Vandeburg.

To register for this seminar, the final session or for more information, contact Gloria Carvey at 800-459-0561, ext. 533, or gcarvey@ivytech.edu. Advanced registration is required. Cost is $10 per session. In celebration of 60 years in business, Kokomo Grain will pay the $10 course fee for the first 50 registrants.


About Ivy Tech Kokomo Region

Ivy Tech Community College Kokomo Region serves Cass, Fulton, Howard, Miami, and Tipton counties and includes campuses or instructional sites in the communities of Kokomo, Logansport, Peru, and Rochester. Ivy Tech serves as the state's engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association. For more information, visit www.ivytech.edu.
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