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  1. Crop Tree Management: A Tool to Help You Achieve Your Woodland Goals

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/f-50

    for home and farm use or to provide periodic income. Most aspire to maintain or improve the health, ...

  2. Grain Bin Hazards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59155

    osha.gov/SLTC/grainhandling/index.html Ag Crops and Livestock Business and Land Ownership Farm Management agricultural tailgate safety ... surfaces exist around a grain bin facility. Falls can occur as workers move from bin to bin, vertical ... facility. The Standard Operating Procedure should also include methods for removing grain spills from work ...

  3. Points to Consider Before Starting a Hops Operation

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-58

    Bergefurd, Horticulture Specialist, OSU South Centers Hop farming requires a substantial investment in ... facility built to federal and state food safety regulatory standards. This fact sheet looks at: Market ... establishment Labor needs and availability Facilities for processing and storage Insurance considerations ...

  4. Low-Cost Crop-Management Considerations

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/agf-110

    and Livestock Farm Management farm management ag crops agronomy Agriculture and Natural Resources ... State University research has shown a soybean yield increase, on average, of 13 percent when wheat is ... stands. Evaluate your per acre seeding rate. University research has shown that reduced seeding rates ...

  5. Ohio's Farm Fatality Statistics

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/statistics

    were the most prevalent cause of death on Ohio farms, followed by grain handling facilities ... The Farm Fatality and Injury Database of Ohio (FFIDO): Dr. Dee Jepsen The FFIDO Program involves ... programming. The results of the FFIDO surveillance efforts are used to guide current and future research and ...

  6. Stress Management

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-591106

    on the farm or in the workplace. Trainer’s Note Learning to manage stress can improve mental and ... Background Farming is one of the most stressful occupations in the United States. It is important to know how ... help. Signs of Stress on the Farm or in the Workplace Change in routines. Decline in the care for crops, ...

  7. Safety Means Slow Moving Vehicle (SMV)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59116

    and supervisors ag tailgate training safety health smv slow moving vehicle safety signs farm machinery ... the Slow Moving Vehicle (SMV) emblem. Trainer’s Note By law, farming equipment must display an SMV ... faded signs. Review the true or false quiz. Background SMV signs are required by law on farm machinery ...

  8. Drones for Spraying Pesticides—Opportunities and Challenges

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-540

    answer to the question of which spray drone type is the best will soon emerge as the research results are ... using drones to spray pesticides is relatively new, the amount of credible, published research data ... design parameters among drones being tested. Additional research and published data are needed to make ...

  9. Corn Stover Feedstock for Biofuels Production: Costs of Feedstock Supply

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-660

    biomass to biofuels, and biofuels distribution to the fuel pump. Ag Crops and Livestock Farm Management ... field edge, transporting bales from the field-edge to the central storage facilities, and transporting ... stored bales to the biorefinery plant (Figure 1). Transportation to both the storage facility and the ...

  10. Berseem Clover as a Cover Crop in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-0127

    by McKnight Foundation.     Ag Crops and Livestock Farm Management cover crops types weed control ... new research, and communicating about cover crops to the public. Funding for this project was provided ...

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