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  1. National Farm Safety and Health Week 2021

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/national-farm-safety-and-health-week-2021

    a time to turn the spotlight on far too overlooked practices in agriculture. Safety and health always ... – Safety & Health for Youth in Agriculture Thursday – Agricultural Fertilizer & Chemical Safety ... Friday – Safety & Health for Women in Agriculture Head over to the  National Education Center for ...

  2. Brazilians See Enough of OSU in a Single Day to Return for Graduate Studies

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/brazilians-see-enough-osu-single-day-return-graduate-studies

    positions in Brazil promoting integrated pest management and biological control, Cervilieri is building on ... Three Brazilians are currently researching and studying in Columbus thanks to the outreach and ... internationally in the fields (often literally the fields) of horticulture, agriculture (dairy, swine, equine, ...

  3. Fulbrighters Experience Research Opportunities, Ohio’s People and Culture

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/fulbrighters-experience-research-opportunities-ohio%E2%80%99s-people-and-culture

    to our campus takes a village in normal years, all the more so since COVID-19 hit.  In June, OSU’s ... supporting global opportunities for our students and faculty” resulting in OSU’s being ranked No.1 in the ... impressions of their time in Ohio.  A full list of Fulbright Scholars and Fellows is at the end.  Mark ...

  4. It’s Time to Break Down the Stigma

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/it%E2%80%99s-time-break-down-stigma

    a mental health challenge in effort to prevent a future suicide.  How is this affecting our community? The ... agricultural community is  1.5 times  more likely to die by suicide than any other population in the United ... States according to a CDC study published in 2017. Suicides are up by over 40% in the last 20 years ...

  5. Confined Space

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/program-areas/confined-space

    Confined Space video Manure Pit Safety-- Safety Through the Seasons Newsletter article Gas Hazards in ...

  6. Safe Handling of Livestock on the Farm and at the Show

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/safe-handling-livestock-farm-and-show

    in different ways. As a livestock handler, reducing the amount of stress placed on the livestock will ... go a long way in reducing the occurrence of human and livestock injury. Some tips to reducing stress ...

  7. The Ohio Program Cultivates International Horticulturalists at Cultivate ‘21

    https://ipa.osu.edu/news/ohio-program-cultivates-international-horticulturalists-cultivate-%E2%80%9821

    Cultivate is one of the largest annual national horticulture industry conference/trade shows in ... the US, hosted by AmericanHort in Columbus, OH. For over a decade, The Ohio Program (TOP), has ... Horticulturists The Ohio Program believes in helping young generations obtain the education necessary to ...

  8. USDA Releases July Dairy Outlook

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/usda-releases-july-dairy-outlook

    National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), milk cow numbers in the United States have increased each ... numbers were 4,100 higher than the same week one year ago. Milk production in May was 0.5 lb less than ... occurred in 2012 and 2020.  Possible reasons for this decrease, as described in the report, include: ...

  9. Forage Fertility: Where We Are and Why it Matters

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/forage-fertility-where-we-are-and-why-it-matters

    State University Extension Hay and haylage crops are grown on just over 1 million acres in Ohio (NASS, ... 2019) and are grown on more Ohio farms (44% of all farms) than any other crop (Becot et al., 2020). In ... addition, there are over 1.3 million acres of pastureland on nearly 39,000 farms (50% of all farms) in the ...

  10. Stay Safe Watching Aerial Applications Over Farm Fields

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/stay-safe-watching-aerial-applications-over

    in agriculture production to plant seeds for agronomic crops, cover crops and also to apply ... fertilizers and pesticides. Aerial applications, also known as crop dusting, is common in Ohio. It is ... a specialty service for fields that are in their advanced growing stages- where equipment can no longer pass ...

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