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  1. Safely Keeping The Farm Clean Cut

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

    grassy waterways, and roadside ditches. Mowing road banks or field edges is a good practice to help ...

  2. Keeping the Next Generation Safe

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

    All the time spent on the farm watching parents feed the cattle and work the ground really motivates ... 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  ...

  3. Manure Pit Safety

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

    Denny Riethman, ANR Educator Mercer County Wheat harvest will happen soon.  A common practice with ... livestock farmers is to apply manure nutrients following harvest of the wheat.  This increases the ...

  4. Staying Safe in the Sun

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/staying-safe-sun

    index  here  , including on cloudy days. When the UV forecast is 3 or higher, be sure to apply sunscreen ... before heading out to work.  Apply sunscreen that is SPF 30 or higher before heading out for the day, ...

  5. Stay Safe Making Hay When the Sun Shines

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/stay-safe-making-hay-when-sun-shines

    rather than trying to harvest the whole crop in one week. Protect yourself It is a good practice to drink ... sleeved shirts Long pants Wide brim hats Sunglasses Apply sunscreen routinely or every 2-3 hours is a good ... practice to avoid over exposure and burning. Sunscreens with SPF 15 or higher are recommended. Hay harvest ...

  6. 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

    the person’s body with cool water or apply wet towels; change the towels frequently to keep them cool. ...

  7. Teaching Youth to be Safe Around Livestock

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/teaching-youth-be-safe-around-livestock

    livestock to protect their offspring, herd, pasture, or pen. Watch for signs of aggression and fear to know ...

  8. Working Safely with Anhydrous Ammonia

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/working-safely-anhydrous-ammonia

    Kent McGuire – OSU CFAES Safety and Health Coordinator Many farmers are applying anhydrous ammonia ...

  9. Balancing Your Health and the Spring To-Do List

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/balancing-your-health-and-spring-do-list

    Managing Stress During Crunch Time Get at least 7 hours of sleep. Communicate with family and friends. ...

  10. Agricultural Safety and Health Fact Sheets

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/resources/fact-sheets

    Safety Practices for a Tractor Mounted Post-Hole Digger     ...

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