SIDNEY — A tractor safety course will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Mondays, April 2-23, at Kramer’s Inc., 2400 West River Road.

The course is offered by University of Maine Cooperative Extension. A written exam and tractor-driving test will be held April 30.

The classes are designed for adults and youth at least 14 years of age, and are required for 14 and 15 year olds who plan to operate farm equipment for hire on farms other than their own. Those who successfully complete the written and road tests will be issued a Federal Certificate of Training.

The cost for the course is $20. The registration deadline is Wednesday, March 28. To register, visit

For more information or to request a disability accommodation, contact Diana Hartley at 622.7546 or [email protected]

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