Resources for Managing Agricultural Employee Safety
Kent McGuire – OSU Ag Safety and Health Coordinator- In agriculture there can be unique circumstances that apply to worker safety and the resources available specific to agricultural safety compliance can be limited. OSU Ag Safety and Health has dedicated ...
Moving Hay Bales
Ag Safety S.T.A.T. – Safe Tactics for Ag Today is an electronic newsletter prepared by team members from the OSU Extension Agricultural Safety & Health Office. The goal is to provide seasonal safety news and activities that may be re-published in your ...
Ohio State University Offers Agritourism Safety Tips for Consumers, Farmers
COLUMBUS, Ohio – From apple picking at a pick-your-own operation to pumpkin patches complete with hayrides and corn mazes, consumer interest in agritourism is high this time of year. Farm operators need to make sure that they are prepared not only for the ...
Splash Camp hosted by the 4-H Ambassadors Cost: $2.00 Ages: 5-12 Come Join the 4-H Ambassadors for a day of Water Fun. There will be plenty of water activities throughout the day. Registration is due by July 13th Hope to see you there! ...
"Get Fit with 4-H"
"Get Fit with 4-H" hosted by the 4-H Ambassadors Come Join the 4-H Ambassadors for a Day Camp that includes Games, Swimming amd Learning about fitness and nutritution. Cost: $5.00 Ages: 9-12 ...
"Get Fit with 4-H"
"Get Fit with 4-H" hosted by the 4-H Ambassadors Cost: $5.00 Ages: 5-8 Come Join the 4-H Ambassador for a fun Day Camp at the YMCA- Calcutta that will include Games,Swimming and Learning fun fitness and nutritional information Register by June ...
Higher Moisture Levels in Grain Call for Additional Safety Measures
As corn silage harvest comes to a close and grain harvest nears, growers need to be aware of safety precautions to prevent grain engulfments, according to safety experts from Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Science ...
Ohio State University Promotes Injury Prevention, Safety for Senior Farmers During Farm Safety Week Sept. 15-21
As growers prepare for the upcoming harvest season, safety experts from Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences are offering safety tips for senior-aged farmers, particularly those who may have diminished sensory ...
Safety for Senior Farmers
As fall approaches, many of our farmers are preparing for a long demanding harvest season. This includes our senior age farmers. For older farmers, a physically and mentally demanding harvest season can present a variety of health and safety issues, inc ...