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  1. Planting Delays? Read Special Edition of CORN Newsletter Now

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/planting-delays-read-special-edition-corn-newsletter-now

    State University Extension, the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center (OARDC), and outside ... they've worked with preventive planting, so we wanted to get as much information in the newsletter as ... completely across the state of Ohio-- all areas are delayed in their planting this year. In past years, some ...

  2. Cows on the Run Entertaining, But Injuries From Livestock No Laughing Matter

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    loose in a public place, that's the best advice that Ohio State University Extension ag safety ... are more likely to encounter injuries from livestock. McGuire offers the following injury-prevention ... it. • Be patient and avoid frustration when working with difficult or stubborn livestock. Back ...

  3. Farm Safety Round-Ups Celebrate 10 Years

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/farm-safety-round-ups-celebrate-10-years

    injury prevention. At the state level, OSU Extension, Ohio Farm Bureau, Ohio 4-H Foundation and ... last 10 years, Ohio State University Extension has worked to reduce those numbers with Farm Safety ... Belmont and Williams. Ohio State University Extension and Ohio Farm Bureau recognized the need for safety ...

  4. Nine New AgrAbility Fact Sheets Online

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/nine-new-agrability-fact-sheets-online

    farmers prevent secondary injuries, although they include important safety information for any farmer. ... and productive can reduce risk of these injuries. Secondary Injury Prevention: Safety for Senior ... "Once someone gets back to farming after experiencing an injury, they're at higher risk because of ...

  5. Avoiding Fatigue Can Prevent Injuries on the Farm

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/avoiding-fatigue-can-prevent-injuries-farm

    State University Extension ag safety educator and Ohio AgrAbility Program coordinator. "Non-stop ... fatigue very quickly and hurt themselves, causing secondary injuries, such as back or joint pain," ... of them when timely planting is on the line. So it's not surprising that farmers will brush ...

  6. With a Little Help Freeze-Damaged Plants Can Bounce Back

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    evident until it gets warmer," said Pam Bennett, an Ohio State University Extension horticulturist in ... Bennett. "Many plants, trees and shrubs may not show signs of freeze damage right away, and it could ... freeze damage from the recent cold snap, but steps can be taken to help plants bounce back to their lush ...

  7. Ag Rescue Demos at Farm Science Review Stress Farm Safety

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    preventing further injury or even death." The demonstrations emphasize the importance of ag rescue ... pickers, lead the pack each year in on-farm fatalities and injuries. This year's Ohio State University ... of safety on the farm. Ohio State University Extension will host the Ohio Fire Academy in featuring ...

  8. New Center to Promote Agricultural Safety and Health

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/new-center-promote-agricultural-safety-and-health

    maintaining a safe environment for its workforce, plan to promote agricultural safety and health through the ... work-related diseases and injuries. The institute is part of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ... (CDC). Ohio State was one of 10 entities chosen by NIOSH to house an agricultural safety and health ...

  9. Putnam County to Celebrate 10 Years of Farm Safety Education

    https://news-archive.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/news-release/putnam-county-celebrate-10-years-farm-safety-education

    injuries and fatalities per year for rural hazards, safety education both on and off the farm has become an ... , poisons, animal safety, electrical safety, disease prevention and emergency preparedness. "There is ... County farm safety camp in the decade it's been offered in the county," said Ruth Gerding, of ...

  10. Remember Safety When Harvesting Downed Corn

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    two. That may seem excessive, but compare it to the delay that could result from a major injury ... frustration will be higher. Under these conditions, it is more important than ever to emphasize safety in and ... header, still turn the equipment off. The No. 1 rule for preventing injuries is always turn equipment off ...

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