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  1. National Farm Safety & Health Week

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/events/national-farm-safety-health-week

    a different topic. Be sure to check out this site, and be ready to repost to your friends, family, and other ... program blogs and web pages. Find us (and like us) on Face Book at: OSUAgSafety&Health for regular ...

  2. Preparing for That Outside of the Box Emergency, Are You Ready?

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/december-2016/emergency-management/preparing-outside-box-emergency-are-you

    https://www.ready.gov/sites/default/files/documents/files/EmergencyResponsePlan.pdf.   OSHA has a section of their website devoted to Evacuation Plans and Procedures eTool, at ... mandate then tucked away in a filing cabinet and forgotten. It is time to dust off those plans, take ... a peak at them, update the missing pieces, and make a concerted effort to open a dialog about the “what ...

  3. Summer Days Ahead: Don’t Ignore Heat Stress!

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/summer-days-ahead-don%E2%80%99t-ignore-heat-stress

      www.osha.gov/sites/default/files/2019-03/trainer_guide.pdf Mary Ann Rose, Director, Pesticide Safety Education Program can be reached at (614) 292-4070 or  ... body may lose as much as 1-2 quarts per hour!  Adapt work to the weather, for example, spray pesticides ... at cooler times of the day. Take breaks to cool down, for example, 10-15 minutes every 2 hours. Wear ...

  4. 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

    bees. There are many presentations posted as well for you to watch and learn about all things bees! Beth ... often go unnoticed because swarms do not stick around for very long, usually one to three days at most. ... a hive, it becomes crowded. The bees instinctively begin to nurture a new queen while preparing for the ...

  5. 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

    for a site visit of your property and allow them to practice their rescue procedures at your facility. ... the lack of wayfinding on the farm the next time you leave the back door of the house to head for the ... Many first responders have no frame of reference for agriculture. A first responder that arrives to ...

  6. Safe Measures Around the Post-Hole Digger = More Fence Built This Spring

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/safe-measures-around-post-hole-digger-more

    post-hole auger/digger. A tractor mounted post-hole digger can reduce time and labor when building large ... stretches of fence. There are two types of tractor mounted post-hole diggers available on the market, power ... take off (PTO) operated and hydraulic flow operated. It is important to use caution and follow safety ...

  7. Helping Family Farm Markets Promote Good Safety Images

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/july-2017/thoughts-editor/helping-family-farm-markets-promote-good-safety

    Ohio small farmers to think about the image they portray when they show a general disregard for safety? ... media post person. Tips for Good Safety Photos of your Farm Operation: Do Not include photos of tractors ... visit our Ag Safety and Health Web site at http://www.agsafety.osu.edu. Dee Jepsen can be reached at ...

  8. Hope IS a Strategy

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/safety-through-seasons-2023/hope-strategy

    strategy in many areas of life. Take agriculture for instance. Producers try to be proactive to ensure ... things people can do for themselves to help manage and/or alleviate symptoms. There are people who love ... producers try to be, mother nature does not always cooperate. So, after the preparation is done, most ...

  9. Battling Frozen Water for Your Livestock? Learn Ways to Protect Your Water from Freezing.

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/safety-through-seasons-2023/battling-frozen-water-your-livestock-learn-ways-protect-your-water

    Providing an adequate supply of water for livestock is essential for success. Access to water ... work best for your facilities remember to keep fire and electrical safety in mind, especially when ... insulation from animal chewing, manure, and spilled water. For a large stock tank without access to ...

  10. Safety Through the Seasons 2023

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/safety-through-seasons-2023

    Ag Safety S.T.A.T. – Safe Tactics for Ag Today  is prepared by the OSU Extension Agricultural ... Safety & Health Team. The goal is to provide seasonal safety news and activities that may be ... you would like to share, please contact Dee Jepsen at  jepsen.4@osu.edu. ...

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