Seward announces $250,000 to protect farmers in ROPS Rebate Program
SPECTRUM NEWS VIDEO: It's a job that requires demanding and dangerous work. Farming brings daily challenges, and without the proper safety equipment, it could end in disaster. Officials said several people die in tractor overturns each year. However, recently announced funding will continue to help prevent that. For more information about the state's Rollover Protection System Rebate program, call 1-877-ROPS-R4U (1-877-767-7748) or visit www.ropsr4u.com. The program will rebate 70 percent of the cost of purchasing and installing a roll bar system, up to a maximum out-of-pocket cost of $500.