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  1. National Farm Safety and Health Week 2021

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/national-farm-safety-and-health-week-2021

    Farm Safety Yields Real Results September 19-25, 2021 National Farm Safety and Health Week is ... a time to turn the spotlight on far too overlooked practices in agriculture. Safety and health always ... tax laws and carbon credits all seem to steal the thunder and the daily headlines, but farm safety ...

  2. CD Wire- September 13, 2021

    https://comdev.osu.edu/cd-wire/2021-09-13

    (CFAES News) New Ohio initiatives to address farm stress (CFAES News) South Centers Connections (Summer ... Mission Statement: Ohio State University Extension Community Development helps communities enhance ... Ohio State staff who are working in spaces of community outreach and engagement. They will provide an ...

  3. Buurma Farms Inc. Recalls Plain (Flat) Parsley Due to Possible Health Risks

    https://fcs.osu.edu/news/buurma-farms-inc-recalls-plain-flat-parsley-due-possible-health-risks

    Buurma Farms Inc. of Willard, OH, is voluntarily recalling 320 boxes of its Plain Parsley after ... determine if it is pathogenic but out of an abundance of caution the product is being recalled. Buurma Farms ... retailers in Ohio and Michigan between 8/31/21 and 9/3/21. It was also sold in 60 count crates to ...

  4. 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

    Prevention Month, and with that comes the opportunity to raise awareness to help prevent even one more ... agricultural community is  1.5 times  more likely to die by suicide than any other population in the United ... States according to a CDC study published in 2017. Suicides are up by over 40% in the last 20 years ...

  5. CD Wire- August 16, 2021

    https://comdev.osu.edu/cd-wire/2021-08-16

    / UPDATES / NEWS: Cuyahoga River Water Quality Continues to Improve: The EPA's recognition of improved ... advisory committee to improve the river's water quality dramatically. Four impairments have been ... Franklin County CD) 2021 Farm Science Review to be live and in person (CFAES News) Ohio Sea Grant ...

  6. Fall Armyworm Information

    https://clermont.osu.edu/news/fall-armyworm-information

    below has been gathered from Ohio State University State, Field, and Extension Specialists. Crop ... control than larger ones. Fall armyworms are notorious for having a broad host range, and you may find ...

  7. Safe Handling of Livestock on the Farm and at the Show

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/safe-handling-livestock-farm-and-show

    farm, it is important to remember the following livestock handling safety steps. Livestock Are Not Pets ... environment such as a fairgrounds or new farm. New conditions such as noise, different people, other ... water, barn space, and handlers can create a lot of stress. When livestock are stressed, they can react ...

  8. Confined Space

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/program-areas/confined-space

    Spaces FARM Workforce Development Safety Reference Manual 2019 Liquid Manure fact sheet Manure Pit ...

  9. Stay Safe Watching Aerial Applications Over Farm Fields

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/stay-safe-watching-aerial-applications-over

    Gigi Neal, ANR Educator Clermont County and Dee Jepsen, Professor and State Agricultural Safety ... Leader Many times, we see an airplane or helicopter going over head and it catches our attention to look ... fertilizers and pesticides. Aerial applications, also known as crop dusting, is common in Ohio. It is ...

  10. Hay Baler Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/hay-baler-safety

    a concern. Because changing weather conditions can quickly lower hay and straw quality, baling is often done ... with limited time. Therefore, operators must always work safely as no hay or straw crop is worth injury ... or death. Careless operation that saves time but injures workers is never a good option. Balers can ...

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