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  1. 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 ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Confined Space

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

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

  5. Volunteers Needed

    https://hamilton.osu.edu/news/volunteers-needed

    to reach their full potential. In Hamilton County, we improve our communities through our Community ... Clubs are run by volunteers who have a project that sparks their interest for 6 weeks at a time. These ... Coordinator: Working with the Hamilton County Fair is a time honored tradition. We are seeking some support to ...

  6. A fixture for 165+ Years

    https://hamilton.osu.edu/news/fixture-165-years

    a county agent of the Ohio State University Extension is appointed as a non-voting member of the board. As ... Established in 1819 by William Henry Harrison, the Hamilton County Fair, the oldest county fair in Ohio, was ... the annual fair. That’s why the 2021 fair is branded the “165 th Fair, Take 2”. After a one ...

  7. Green Umbrella awarded a USDA Farm to School

    https://hamilton.osu.edu/news/green-umbrella-awarded-usda-farm-school

    with key partners Ohio State- Hamilton County 4-H, Gorman Heritage Farm, Civic Garden Center, and ... 2school https://www.fns.usda.gov/news-item/usda-0158.21 Green Umbrella OSU EXTENSION 4-H Youth Development Gorman Heritage Farm Civic Garden Center ... We're thrilled to announce that Green Umbrella has been awarded a USDA Farm to School grant ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. Keeping the Next Generation Safe

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/keeping-next-generation-safe

    All the time spent on the farm watching parents feed the cattle and work the ground really motivates ... thumb is “one seat one rider.” Supervise all children. Do not leave them alone on the farm or ranch. ... participate in local farm and ranch safety activities.  Developmental Stages An article by Penn State ...

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