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  1. AgrAbility 30 Year Anniversary

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

    join us and learn more about Ohio AgrAbility. AgrAbility is a national program, funded by the United ... AgrAbility invites you to join us in celebrating 30 years of AgrAbility!  In October AgrAbility projects will ... be on Facebook and Twitter posting stories, videos and resources about the farmers, staff, ...

  2. Store Pesticides Safely and Securely

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

    pesticide storage from a risk perspective – risks to workers and pesticide applicators, other people, and ... the environment.  Let’s start with people who have no business being in your pesticide storage ... regulations for non-mobile bulk pesticide storage.  What about waste pesticides?  Never pour pesticides down ...

  3. U-Pick Apple Orchard Safety

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

    now having hundreds or even thousands of people visiting your farm with dozens of additional employees ... to u-pick apple picking.  Below is a listing of things to think about at your u-pick apple orchard. ... about!  You may have more risk to add to the list than what is listed.   Now is the time to look at your ...

  4. Staying Safe in the Sun

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

    there are steps we can take to protect our skin while we go about our daily tasks: Check the local UV ... stop to think about how amazing the sun is? It is a star that is tens of millions of miles away from ... earth, yet provides just the right amount of heat and light to support life on our planet. The sun plays ...

  5. 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

    of our ag community. We all struggle to talk about suicide and mental health. Though the ... Unfortunately, people 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 ...

  6. Can Animals Spread Disease to Humans?

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

    traveling or enjoying some outdoor activities, many people might encounter animals in either an urban or ... rural setting. Animals provide many benefits to people such as food, fiber, travel, sport, ... companionship, and education. However, animals can sometimes carry harmful pathogens that can spread to people ...

  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

    environment such as a fairgrounds or new farm. New conditions such as noise, different people, other ...

  8. Small Grain and Cover Crop Field Day

    https://oardc.osu.edu/events/small-grain-and-cover-crop-field-day

    West of Apple Creek, Ohio on US250)   The Wayne County Extension team will be offering a Small Grain ...

  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

    Leader Many times, we see an airplane or helicopter going over head and it catches our attention to look ... important for by-standers to respect the safety zone.  For more information about aerial applications, and ...

  10. 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 ... ask any number of questions, including, “Weren’t you worried about dehydration?!” Working outside in ... the summer puts a significant strain on our bodies. When our bodies warm up from physical exertion and ...

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