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  1. The Thriving Farmer — Information to Help Farmers and Their Families Make Healthful Choices

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/thriving-farmer-%E2%80%94-information-help-farmers-and

    breakfast calories to fuel them for the day. In other words, you will need additional energy to fuel you ... lunch, others leave home with a packed lunch, and some may have a loved one deliver their lunch. Also, ... some farmers stop working to eat lunch, but others may continue working while they eat lunch. So, lunch ...

  2. AgrAbility 30 Year Anniversary

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    be on Facebook and Twitter posting stories, videos and resources about the farmers, staff, ... join us and learn more about Ohio AgrAbility. AgrAbility is a national program, funded by the United ... assists farmers and other agricultural workers with disabilities by providing the resources and support ...

  3. Prevent Combine Fires During Fall Harvest

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    in the nation for combine fires. Other states leading the list include Minnesota (1 st), Iowa (2 nd), ... spills, blowing off chaff, leaves, and other plant materials on a regular basis, proper lubrication of ... mufflers and catalytic converters from other vehicles driving in the field can pose a risk to the dry field ...

  4. U-Pick Apple Orchard Safety

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    to u-pick apple picking.  Below is a listing of things to think about at your u-pick apple orchard. ... Groundhog holes or other holes in orchards Limbs and roots of trees Uneven steps, broken concrete/pavement  ... the farm or some other type of posted statement for your visitors to observe?  All questions to think ...

  5. It’s Time to Break Down the Stigma

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    become overwhelmed to a point where they feel there is no other option beside suicide. For that exact ... reason it is important to talk about suicide, and how can we support those going through a mental health ... community is  1.5 times  more likely to die by suicide than any other population in the United States ...

  6. Store Pesticides Safely and Securely

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    pesticide storage from a risk perspective – risks to workers and pesticide applicators, other people, and ... pesticide containers are leaking, transfer the pesticide to a cleaned, recycled pesticide container or other ... regulations for non-mobile bulk pesticide storage.  What about waste pesticides?  Never pour pesticides down ...

  7. Staying Safe in the Sun

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    stop to think about how amazing the sun is? It is a star that is tens of millions of miles away from ... developing skin cancer. Farmers and other individuals who work outdoors are more likely to experience skin ... there are steps we can take to protect our skin while we go about our daily tasks: Check the local UV ...

  8. Can Animals Spread Disease to Humans?

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    contact with salvia, blood, urine, mucous, feces, or other body fluids of an infected animal. Examples ...

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

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    environment such as a fairgrounds or new farm. New conditions such as noise, different people, other ... Understand your animal’s behavior patterns and attitude towards you and other handlers. Learn to recognize ... are as follows: Keep herds together- when herd animals are separated from one other, they can become ...

  10. Kent McGuire

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/people/kent-mcguire

    Association of County Agricultural Agents, Role: Contributing Content Author and Content Reviewer, ... Role: Contributing Content Author and Content Reviewer, https://ofbf.org/agsafety/ 2020- State Winner- ... Series), National Association of County Agricultural Agents, Role: Contributing Content Author and Content ...

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