Site

Search results

  1. Grain Bin Safety Week: Safety Assessment Questions

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/grain-bin-safety-week-safety-assessment

    responders that could be called upon in the event of an emergency on your property. The farm operator is ... equipment? Do you have schematics of your bin storage system? Would those assist rescuers in the event of an ... nearest rescue tube located? Would that fire department be notified in the event of an emergency at your ...

  2. Deliver Your Hay to the Market Safely

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/safety-through-seasons-2022/deliver-your-hay-market-safely

    Richard Purdin,  OSU Extension, Adams County ANR/CD Educator Spring 2022 has been a wet spring and ... operations cover multiple farm acreage away from the home farm, meaning that traveling state highways, county ... twice, especially on a busy highway. Here are some steps to safely secure and transport your load of hay ...

  3. CDL Update

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/cdl-update

    Amanda Douridas, ANR Educator Madison County OSU Extension recently hosted State Highway Patrol ... hauling questions for a program offered jointly to Delaware, Madison, and Union counties. The take aways ... such as a bulldozer or backhoe, you may get pulled over and questioned. Your answers to the questions ...

  4. When the Rain Won’t Let Up

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/when-rain-won%E2%80%99t-let

    physical activity starts ramping up. You might not be out busy in the fields yet but start prepping your ... might include working on equipment, cleaning your shop, or catching up on things you’ve been putting ... be the best, but it can help. Make sure you find time to spend with your funny family member or ...

  5. Have No Fear..Honey Bee Swarms are Near

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/have-no-fearhoney-bee-swarms-are-near

    Beth Scheckelhoff, ANR Educator Putnam County Honey bee swarms are common this time of year. They ... within a few days. If you are concerned about a bee swarm, however, please contact your local extension ... Scheckelhoff, ANR Educator Putnam County, can be reached at scheckelhoff.11@osu.edu or 419-523-6294.  This ...

  6. Winter’s Indoor Risk: Carbon Monoxide

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/winter%E2%80%99s-indoor-risk-carbon-monoxide

    Sabrina Schirtzinger, ANR Educator Knox County With colder temperatures we tend to spend more time ... indoors. For some winter may be when you clean up your shop/garage, finish a project or start a new one. ... the garage. If you are experiencing symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning, the alarm on your carbon ...

  7. U-Pick Apple Orchard Safety

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

    see your farm income improving, you are also seeing you have added a lot of additional risk because ... J.T. Benitez, OSU Extension, ANR Educator Butler County Late summer into autumn means it is u-pick ... to pick their favorite fruit or vegetable and spend quality family & friend time on your ...

  8. On Thin Ice? Ice Safety Tips for Outdoor Activities

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/thin-ice-ice-safety-tips-outdoor-activities

    Beth Scheckelhoff, ANR  Extension Educator  Putnam County Rivers, lakes, and backyard ponds across ... you are on thin ice and it cracks beneath you,  lie on your stomach, and spread your arms and legs ... out. Stretch your arms over your head and roll away from the crack. This spreads your weight over the ...

  9. Roadway Safety During Crop Scouting Activities

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/roadway-safety-during-crop-scouting-activities

    can be an enjoyable leisure activity. When you drive as part of your job, it takes on additional ... policy: Always check with your employer for policy regarding vehicle operation. While each company may ... operation: Customer relations is an important aspect of the job. Being considerate of your driving and ...

  10. Pharmaceutical Waste, National Drug Take Back Campaign

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/pharmaceutical-waste-national-drug-take-back

    Sarah Noggle, OSU Extension Educator, Agriculture, and Natural Resources, Paulding County What to ... do with your leftover medication? Many Ohio residents have expired or unused pharmaceutical products ... leftover pharmaceuticals from the home, the best option is to take them to a collection event or permanent ...

Pages