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  1. Safely Keeping The Farm Clean Cut

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/safely-keeping-farm-clean-cut

    farm chores are complete, for many farmers this means cleaning up overgrown pastures, buffer strips, ... topography and in many areas of Ohio this involves steep slopes. Some ways to avoid equipment rollover ... the points of adjustment. Add weight to the front and rear end of the tractor to improve balance and ...

  2. Fruit and Vegetable Crop Walk

    https://hardin.osu.edu/news/fruit-and-vegetable-crop-walk-0

    vegetable production issues. The location of the program will be on a produce farm at 19809 County Road 200, ... plant diseases with fruits. OSU State Vegetable Production Specialist Matthew Kleinhenz will provide an ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Stay Hydrated this Summer

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/stay-hydrated-summer

    a story about the summers he spent helping bale hay at his uncle’s farm. He and his cousins would spend ... Sweating is obviously an important safety function, but it also uses the same water that our bodies need to ... water going out, it is easy to become dehydrated if we aren’t putting enough fluid back into our bodies. ...

  5. 2021 Ohio State Fair Delegates

    https://brown.osu.edu/news/2021-ohio-state-fair-delegates

    Congratulations to our 2021 Brown County 4-H delegates to the Ohio State Fair! Project judging was ... everyone at the Ohio State Fair! ... held last night and the judges were extremely impressed with each and every one of our 4-H members who ...

  6. Hamersville: Squash Vine Borer Trap & more

    https://brown.osu.edu/program-areas/agriculture-and-natural-resources/field-reports/vegetable/hamersville-squash-vine

    wilt because it can cause the squash leaves to wilt without warning." Management: "One of the ... timing of the sprays is critical. Having a pheromone trap will allow you to know when the squash vine ... borer is emerging. One week after squash vine borer moths are detected, you will want to spray the base ...

  7. 2021 4-H Livestock Skill-a-thon

    https://hardin.osu.edu/news/2021-4-h-livestock-skill-thon

    links for each species are below with requirements.  One appointment per species (Market and Breeding) ... youth in picture Project animal description Project Goals / Leadership goals Expenses Quality Assurance ... drug ingredient in this feed? Are there any withdrawal times for this feed? If so, how many days prior ...

  8. Take Action Against Combine and Field Fires

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/take-action-against-combine-and-field-fires

    pre-planning for fire emergencies.  Ohio ranks fourth in the nation for combine fires. Other states leading the ... Wayne Dellinger, ANR Educator Union County and Dee Jepsen, Professor and State Agricultural Safety ... Leader Weather conditions have helped Ohio wheat fields mature – but these same conditions can lead to an ...

  9. Hope Emergency Food Pantry

    https://brown.osu.edu/program-areas/master-gardener-volunteers/2021-programs-and-projects/hope-emergency-food-pantry

    inlcuded 1 hour of classroom time followed by hands-on experiences in the garden. Participants will be able ...     Session #2- June 15, 2021: This month's class focused on successful planting times and approaches for ...

  10. Can Animals Spread Disease to Humans?

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

    What are some ways to help prevent the spread? The AgriSafe Network states that farmers, farm ... Control and Prevention (CDC, 2017) states that it is important to be aware of the common ways people can ... have been contaminated. Examples include aquarium tank water, pat habitats, chicken coops, barns, ...

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