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  1. Abate Animal Heat Stress in Hot Weather

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-151

    significant losses. Heat Stress Farm animals need to maintain relative stable body temperatures for good ... environmental air temperatures) of major farm animals. How to Monitor and Evaluate Heat Stress Air temperature ... humidity sensors. Table 1. Farm animal body temperatures and comfort zones. Farm Animals Animal Body ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Use of a Brown Mid-Rib Sorghum x Sudangrass Hybrid in a Small Ruminant Parasite Control Program

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/VME-30

    Research Service, Appalachian Farming Systems Research Center, Beaver, WV A limiting factor to ... Candy) was grown on three farmer-cooperator farms as part of an NCR-SARE-funded research and education ... University Extension, Veterinary Medicine Joyce G. Foster, PhD, Research Biochemist, USDA, Agricultural ...

  4. Farming with Diabetes

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-982.6-11

    many ways, but should not force them to stop farming.m People with diabetes need to know and respect ... Helpful are: Mobility aids can make farming much safer by reducing the chance of fatigue and of falling. ... Greenstein, D. (2002). Health Farmer with Diabetes Maintains Farm and Health.  Cornell Cooperative ...

  5. 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, ...

  6. Strategies for Coping with Parasite Larvae on Pastures in the Springtime in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/VME-28

    Biochemist, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, Appalachian Farming Systems Research Center Contrary to what ... surprisingly well through our cold winters on typical pastures here in Ohio. On-farm research conducted in the ... Extension Educator, Ohio State University Extension, Morrow County Joyce G. Foster, PhD, Research ...

  7. Selecting and Using Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-7901

    Agricultural and Biological Engineering Ag Crops and Livestock Energy and Environment Farm Management Home, ... Small Farm and Gardening Safety and Health Series AEX-790.1 Agriculture and Natural Resources ... more about specific OSHA standards are encouraged to research the wealth of information provided ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. First-Aid Kits

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-79023

    Engineering Ag Crops and Livestock Farm Management Horticulture small farm gardening safety health first aid ... Small Farm and Gardening Safety and Health Series AEX-790.23 Agriculture and Natural Resources ... Stock Supplies That Can Save Lives. Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, 2012. ...

  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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