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  1. EPN Breakfast- December 7, 2021, Restoring Streams and Wetlands – Whose Job Is It Anyway?

    https://epn.osu.edu/events/epn-breakfast-december-7-2021-restoring-streams-and-wetlands-%E2%80%93-whose-job-it-anyway

    a multi-stakeholder effort that analyzes the causes and issues related to algal blooms in Lake Erie. She also served ... degraded through draining, filling, or other modifications 1 and while water quality in many streams has ... improved as the result of the Clean Water Act, only half of Ohio’s monitored stream miles currently meet ...

  2. Rural Roads in the Autumn

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/rural-roads-autumn

    enough to meet safely. In this stage of harvest, lighting and marking on equipment and trucks may be ... clean and functional.  Using escort vehicles in both the front and rear may increase visibility and keep ... also prohibited and efforts should be made to keep to a minimum or have a plan in place to clean off ...

  3. Prevent Combine Fires During Fall Harvest

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/prevent-combine-fires-during-fall-harvest

     Keeping machinery well maintained plays a large role in preventing fires from these sources. Cleaning up ... most expensive pieces of equipment go up in flames. Have a water truck positioned by the field.  Hot ... rapidly turn that smoldering into a fire. In extreme dry conditions, a water truck may help protect ...

  4. U-Pick Apple Orchard Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/u-pick-apple-orchard-safety

    operation and see what you can do to lower risks.   Creating a safe farm environment also extends to all ... your workers.  They are a vital part of your operation and require a respectful, safe work ... Lack of Maintenance or Usage Risk Tractors, wagons, bushhogs, etc.  (general risks, do workers know how ...

  5. Restoration Ecologist

    https://epn.osu.edu/jobs/705

    waters that all life depends on. As a science-based organization, we create innovative, on-the-ground ... Nature Conservancy Erin O'Rourke eorourke@tnc.org 614-717-2770 Water ...

  6. Can American Cities Feed Themselves?

    https://franklin.osu.edu/news/can-american-cities-feed-themselves

    Themselves? An Intro to Urban Ag" to learn about what urban agriculture is and how we define it. ...

  7. EPN Breakfast- November 16, 2021, The Limits to Growth, Revisited

    https://epn.osu.edu/events/epn-breakfast-november-16-2021-limits-growth-revisited

     (Sustainability Institute at Ohio State), Herrington and Doyle-Ahern will discuss how setting and achieving ... Biology from the University of Delaware and her Masters in Environmental Science and Water Resources from ... of one’s vaccination status, in accordance with Ohio State’s Safe and Healthy Protocols as of this ...

  8. Store Pesticides Safely and Securely

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/store-pesticides-safely-and-securely

    area!  Accidental poisonings to children and intentional tampering come to mind.  Keeping your pesticide storage ... or even tragic occurrences.  Posting “No Smoking” and “Pesticide Storage – Keep Out!” are also ... misuse.  Keep your dry pesticides away from moisture, and above or away from the liquid materials. If your ...

  9. It’s Time to Break Down the Stigma

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/it%E2%80%99s-time-break-down-stigma

    reason it is important to talk about suicide, and how can we support those going through a mental health ... challenge in effort to prevent a future suicide.  How is this affecting our community? The agricultural ... in your area. Seek out education on how to support others that may be walking through challenging ...

  10. Growing the Future of Agriculture: Conversations with Black Farmers and Educators

    https://epn.osu.edu/events/growing-future-agriculture-conversations-black-farmers-and-educators

    agricultural practices and developing the workforce who grow our food and steward our soil and water ... learn from one another; this is how the black farming conference started, by a small group of passionate ... her back to the land as she found solace teaching urbanites how to plan and sustain community ...

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