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COMIC: Aunque Cerca...Sano

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This 16-page pesticide comic book targets migrant and seasonal farmworker families to educate parents about children's risks to pesticide exposure and ways to minimize these risks. Available in English and Spanish.

COMIC: Lo Que Bien Empieza… Bien Acaba

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MCN Spanish educational comic book that addresses pesticide exposure in women of reproductive age. LO QUE BIEN EMPIEZA...BIEN ACABA: Consejos para las mujeres para prevenir daños a la salud y a sus bebés causados por pesticidas.

COMIC: Safety and Health on the Farm - It's your Right and it's the Law

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A bilingual, full-color comic book about workers' compensation and workers' rights for immigrant dairy workers. It tells the story of a Mexican dairy worker injured on the job and the steps he and his employer take to ensure he receives benefits and the farm improves safety.

A Little Bit of Poison...Will It Kill You?/Poco Veneno….No Mata? A Pesticide Education Manual for Community Health Workers

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This manual (English/Spanish) is a guide for community health workers  or promotores de salud to assist them with community-based pesticide education activities.  The manual offers information about health risks from pesticide exposure and ways to lessen these risks. Also, it includes useful information and tips to successfully work in the community. 

Don't Get Hurt!

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These bilingual posters educate workers on how to work safely with machinery on the farm.  Developed by two Occupational Health Interns (OHIP) during their internship with the National Farm Medicine Center, these posters accompany the Seguridad en las Lecherías curriculum.

Bilingual Picture Dictionary

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MCN's Bilingual Picture Dictionary, "Seguridad en Palabras/ Safety in Words," illustrates work place hazards and best practices for health and safety in agriculture.  Developed with support from the OSHA Susan Harwood Grant Program, this resource will bolster Hispanic workers' English vocabulary and will help prevent agricultural injuries. 

Rapid Clinical Assessment Tool for Adolescent Farmworker Injury and Exposure

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Use the link below to access MCN's Rapid Assessment Tool to help adolescent farmworkers identify agricultural tasks they perform in agriculture and facilitate clinician understanding about the health risks associated with it.  Youth worker images are adapted and reproduced with permission from the National Children Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety. Images copyrighted through Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, Wisconsin.

Hesperian Health Guides: Pesticides are Poison

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Chapter 14: Pesticides Are Poison from the Hesperian.org health guide: A Community Guide to Environmental Health.

Read the English version here.

Read the Spanish version here.

Darle un Buen Uso a los Pesticidas

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A Spanish language trifold with pesticide safety information.

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