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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. New article assesses diversity, equity and inclusion efforts in agricultural and applied economics departments

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/new-article-assesses-diversity-equity-and-inclusion-efforts-agricultural-and-applied-economics

    senior ranks. “ What’s been really fascinating about this research is reflecting on how far we’ve come as ... a profession, but also how far we have yet to go in making our profession more diverse, equitable and ...

  5. 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. ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Study shows agricultural and forest carbon sequestration activities are economically efficient ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/study-agricultural-and-forest-carbon-sequestration-activities

    how much to expect and where to find it," Sohngen said.   carbon sequestration ...

  9. Officer Training Week

    https://franklin.osu.edu/program-areas/4-h-youth-development/club-advisor-resources/club-officer-resources/officer-training

    Thursday- Treasurer Friday- News Reporter/ Historian Saturday- Program Officers ...

  10. Can Animals Spread Disease to Humans?

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/can-animals-spread-disease-humans

    pathogens can be either bacterial, viral, or parasitic.  How can they spread? The Centers for Disease ... have been contaminated. Examples include aquarium tank water, pat habitats, chicken coops, barns, ... plants, soil, and pet food/water bowls. Vector-borne – Being bitten by a tick, mosquito, or flea. ...

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