Operating on WI Road Information

You probably are aware that laws related to operating implements of husbandry on Wisconsin highways has been updated the past three legislative sessions. The latest law changes were effective March 3, 2016. I have updated the information on http://fyi.uwex.edu/ioh The handouts from educational programs are posted under the Resources section of this site. These handouts […]

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IoH Operating on Highway Laws

As many of you are aware the laws related to operating implements of husbandry (IoH) on Wisconsin highways has changed significantly since 2014. There are new lighting and marking requirements in addition to changes in rules of the road that change how IoH are to be operated on a highway. Since Wisconsin Safe Operation of […]

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Are you looking for a Tractor and Machinery program?

Tractor and Machinery Certification programs are offered as local UWEX programs or school agricultural education programs. If you are looking for a program, contact your local county UWEX office or school’s agricultural education department. Most programs are offered by January-July of a given year. At the present time, Wisconsin does not offer an on-line course.

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Skid steer Operation by Youth Employees

Questions continue to be asked regarding youth employees and student learners operating skid steers. Here’s the basic as the laws apply. Employers are encouraged to contact the Department of Workforce Development (DWD) with more specific questions. Operation of skid steers is not covered by the Wisconsin Safe Operation of Tractor and Machinery Certification Program. Regulations […]

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