Safety Program Resources

Hay or Seed Farming


This classification unit covers firms that may prepare soil for hay or seed crops; plant, fertilize, irrigate, and harvest. After harvesting firms may also prepare crops for market.

Here are some examples of plants or crops that firms in this classification unit grow:

  • Alfalfa, Canola, Fava beans (forage), Flower seed, Forage seed, Hay, Legumes (forage), Mustard seed, Oil seed, Soya beans, Canary seed, Clover, Flax seed, Forage crops, Grass seed, Lawn grass seed, Linseed, Oats (fodder), Seed Sunflower seeds

Hay or
Seed Farming

The example templates and guidance below are available to assist Hay and Seed farmers. Employers are encouraged to customize these documents to fit their individual operation’s needs.

Additional resources sorted by topic, and document type are available under Tools and Resources.

The resources below are available to further assist employers in building an Occupational Health & Safety Management Program.

Large Employer
Safety Program

20 Employees or More

Additional support for employers can be received through working with a AgSafe Regional Safety Consultant or Safety Advisor.

Small Employer
Safety Program

19 Employees or Less