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  1. Hay Baler Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/hay-baler-safety

    a concern in late July and early August when there is still straw in the field and later cuttings of hay to ... be made. Oftentimes wheat and hay fields that have more slope than row crops like corn and soybeans ... problems. While the knotter is in operation, never pull anything out of it. You can easily become entangled ...

  2. Keeping the Next Generation Safe

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/keeping-next-generation-safe

    Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice (2012) listed key points about ... in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice. Retrieved from  ... moisture of the hay. Growing up on a farm is not always easy, but it does teach you the value of hard work. ...

  3. Safely Keeping The Farm Clean Cut

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

    topography and in many areas of Ohio this involves steep slopes. Some ways to avoid equipment rollover ... when the rollover protective structure (ROPS) is in place. Avoid extreme slopes of 35% or greater.   Be ... Richard Purdin, OSU Extension, Adams County ANR/CD Educator Summer is here and many of the spring ...

  4. Stay Hydrated this Summer

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

    ask any number of questions, including, “Weren’t you worried about dehydration?!” Working outside in ... Eating foods high in salt can cause your body to draw water from the cells, possibly leading to ... dehydration. Examples of foods high in sodium include chips, processed meats, and fast food.   Choose foods ...

  5. Teaching Gardens @ Miami County Fairgrounds

    https://miami.osu.edu/program-areas/master-gardener-volunteers/teaching-gardens-miami-county-fairgrounds-0

    [Insert rendering of gardens] Click on the links below for a complete list of plants and growing ... were re-designed in 2021 by the Miami County Master Gardener Volunteers. ...

  6. OSU Extension Offices closed Monday, July 5th

    https://miami.osu.edu/news/osu-extension-offices-closed-monday-july-5th

    All OSU Extension Offices will be closed on Monday, July 5th in observance of the 4th of July ... holiday. We will re-open on Tuesday, July 6th at 8am. We wish everyone a safe 4th of July! ...

  7. 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

    Dakota (7 th).  The majority of harvester fires start in the engine compartment. Contributing factors for ... connections should be part of the daily routine. Farmers may choose to do their daily maintenance in the ... may also be mounted on the bottom of the machine to drag on the ground while in the field. This ...

  8. Can Animals Spread Disease to Humans?

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

    team are essential in preventing the spread of zoonotic disease. Quality Assurance programs delivered ... traveling or enjoying some outdoor activities, many people might encounter animals in either an urban or ... Control and Prevention (CDC, 2017) states that it is important to be aware of the common ways people can ...

  9. Manure Pit Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/manure-pit-safety

    livestock farmers is to apply manure nutrients following harvest of the wheat.  This increases the ... importance of reminding operators and applicators of following safety precautions when working around manure ... ammonia are gasses of concern. Pit gases from any storage pit, whether closed, open, or under barn ...

  10. Extension Office open by Phone on Friday, July 2nd!

    https://miami.osu.edu/news/extension-office-open-phone-friday-july-2nd

    Therefore, all county buildings will be closed. The OSU Extension Office in the Hobart Center for County ...

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