Spring Plant Sale & Auction
the students, gardens, research/education programs, and operations of Chadwick Arboretum & ...
Welcoming Everyone to your Farm or Business
Laura Akgerman- Disability Services Coordinator for Ohio AgrAbility Is your farm or business open ... to the public? Is your farm or business welcoming to people with disabilities? The American’s with ... may apply to your business or farm. If you are not sure if your business is accessible, here are a few ...
Tractor Accident Can Happen to Anyone
Research Center (CREM/ICRC) in collaboration with the West Virginia Farm Bureau to gather information about ... 7,200 farmers belonging to the West Virginia Farm Bureau. Nearly 40 percent of the farmers completed and ... national distribution. Dr. Jim Helmkamp, the Director of the WVU Injury Control Research Center, led the ...
National Farm Safety and Health Week, Sept. 15-21, 2013
The education and communication efforts of Farm Safety Week, Jepsen said, are to ensure the safety ... and well-being of hardworking farm families. “When we think about who gets injured on farms, the ... answer is everybody,” she said. “The farm industry has workers both young and old and often has injuries ...
A Life in the CIty: The Often Unseen Biodervisity that Surrounds Us and Why It Matters, with Mary Gardiner, OSU Entemology
habitat for arthropods. Participants will learn of our research findings and view the rich fauna found ...
Preventing Heat Stress Illness
Kent McGuire – OSU Ag Safety & Health Coordinator Although summer has started out with mild ...
Building Ohio State: From Forest to the Renovation of Thompson Library
a land-grant institution, the University has been instrumental in promoting research, education and management ... ensure that we continue to have trees on our campus for education, research, and enjoyment. ...
Safe Digging Practices for the Farm
Spring and summer seasons seem to spark additional excavation projects on the farm. National Safe ...
Safety with Hand and Power Tools
Kent McGuire – OSU Ag Safety and Health Coordinator Now that harvest season is wrapping up, it is ... OSU Ag Safety Program visit http://www.agsafety.osu.edu or contact Kent McGuire, OSU Agricultural ...
Ohio State University Offers Agritourism Safety Tips for Consumers, Farmers
hayrides and corn mazes, consumer interest in agritourism is high this time of year. Farm operators need to ... ensure they enjoy their farm visits without injury, said Eric Barrett, an Ohio State University Extension ... industry for farmers and a huge draw for consumers, Barrett said. “Between wineries, fall pumpkin farms ...