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2014-12-18 Slip, slop, slap failing for farmers – North West Farmer

FARMERS have been encouraged to rethink their sun protection routine following the findings of a local research project.

Dr Christel Smit-Kroner, from Barham, conducted her own research — in collaboration with the National Centre for Farmer Health — earlier this year into local farmers’ awareness on skin protection.

She said there were a lot of farmers using sunscreen, however some found it uncomfortable
to wear, and also weren’t reapplying it in the recommended two hours…

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2014-12-18 Slip, slop, slap failing for farmers – North West Farmer