Site

Search results

  1. U-Pick Apple Orchard Safety

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

    they pick by hand.  Typically, this is a positive experience for the visitor but there are some risks ... season on many agritourism farms across Ohio.  It is a time for visitors to make a trip out to the farm ... see your farm income improving, you are also seeing you have added a lot of additional risk because ...

  2. Rural Roads in the Autumn

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

    motor vehicles unfamiliar with their presence leads to an increased risk of incidents on local roadways. ... motor vehicles in Ohio was 380 (Ohio Department of Public Safety, Ohio Traffic Crash Facts).  Distracted ... roadway will help decrease the risk of collisions.  When approaching from the rear, watch for signals from ...

  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

    property damage include: preventative maintenance and pre-planning for fire emergencies.  Ohio ranks fourth ... most expensive pieces of equipment go up in flames. Have a water truck positioned by the field.  Hot ... mufflers and catalytic converters from other vehicles driving in the field can pose a risk to the dry field ...

  4. AgrAbility 30 Year Anniversary

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/agrability-30-year-anniversary

    Laura Akgerman, Disability Services Coordinator, Ohio AgrAbility Program and OSU Extension Ohio ... Virtual State Fair on  Facebook  or  Twitter .  Ohio’s AgrAbility Project  has been housed in CFAES ... join us and learn more about Ohio AgrAbility. AgrAbility is a national program, funded by the United ...

  5. 2020 Ohio Farm Custom Rates

    https://greene.osu.edu/news/2020-ohio-farm-custom-rates

    2020 Ohio Farm Custom Rates Contact: Trevor Corboy at corboy.3@osu.edu   with any questions ...

  6. Store Pesticides Safely and Securely

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

    Mary Ann Rose, Ohio State University Extension Pesticide Safety Education Program The beginning ... pesticide storage from a risk perspective – risks to workers and pesticide applicators, other people, and ... illegal, and sadly, has resulted in fatalities.  Make sure the pesticide label is firmly attached to the ...

  7. Staying Safe in the Sun

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/staying-safe-sun

    skin to the sun can lead to damage like tans or sunburns. That damage can increase our risk of ... index  here  , including on cloudy days. When the UV forecast is 3 or higher, be sure to apply sunscreen ...

  8. 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 ... yields real results and brings everyone home at night. Take some time out of your week to turn a focus to ...

  9. Can Animals Spread Disease to Humans?

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

    employees, and youth livestock exhibitors have higher levels of risk for contracting zoonotic diseases ... animal health, and zoonotic disease risks. Ways to Protect Yourself Choose and use the appropriate ... https://www.who.int/news-room/fact-sheets/detail/zoonoses. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2017, July 14).  Zoonotic Diseases. Centers for ...

  10. CROP ALERT AND YARD ALERT! IT’S ARMYWORM by Trevor Corboy

    https://greene.osu.edu/news/crop-alert-and-yard-alert-it%E2%80%99s-armyworm-trevor-corboy

    https://aginsects.osu.edu/news/msu-osu-insect-ipm-guide Additional Reading can be found at: https://bygl.osu.edu/index.php/node/1859 https ... fields across Ohio. Upon collection of larvae for identification, it was easily IDed as the fall ... armyworm. The fall armyworm and a close relative, the yellow striped armyworm do not overwinter in Ohio ...

Pages