The Division of Extension Buffalo County is providing a Tractor/Farm Machinery Safety Course for youth ages 12-15. The minimum age requirement for this class, as set in WI Act 178 effective May 1998, is 12. However, the course and literature are geared towards 14-15 year old youth. Certification will not be valid until the youth turn 14.
The State of Wisconsin requires any youth under the age of 16 that is driving farm implements on roads be certified and participates in a Wisconsin Safe Operation of Tractor and Machinery Certification Program.