Valentine will be one of the eight sites across the state for the 2016 Tractor Safety Trainings.

Any youth 14 or 15 years of age who works on a farm or ranch other than his/her parents’ is required to be certified through a tractor safety course. Extension Educators and field specialists will teach the 2-day courses.

The training in Valentine will be June 2 and 3 at the Cherry County Fairgrounds. Cost for the course is $60, which includes all course materials, lunch both days and breaks. Registration is required by May 25th. For details or to register, contact the UNL Extension office at (402) 376-1850 or email Jay Jenkins at