By calling 811, farmers can work safely near pipelines

Issue Date: April 13, 2016
By Christine Souza

Early spring is a good time to find farmers out in the fields, tilling the soil and making preparations for the coming growing season. As a matter of safety, especially during National Safe Digging Month, those in agriculture, construction and homeowners are reminded that excavation damage remains one of the leading causes of serious pipeline accidents.

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