Summertime means that folks are getting outdoors and enjoying that sunshine. It also means Michigan farmers are working long hours in that hot sun.
When you’re outside working in the hot summer sun, you should think about sun protection and ways to make simple things like wearing sunscreen a habit.
Melissa Ploeckelman, outreach specialist with the National Farm Medicine Center, shares her tips for Michigan farmers on how to stay safe while working in the sun.
Click BELOW to hear Melissa Ploeckelman’s suggestions on preventing skin cancer: