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  1. The Thriving Farmer — Information to Help Farmers and Their Families Make Healthful Choices

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/thriving-farmer-%E2%80%94-information-help-farmers-and

    future use. For example, you might spend Saturday morning packing lunches for the upcoming week. Farming ... October 27, 2021, from,  https://captaincalculator.com/health/calorie/farming/#:~:text=The%20average%20 ...

  2. Rural Roads in the Autumn

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/rural-roads-autumn

    colors have brought more urban traffic to rural areas this time of year, and farm equipment and trucks ... In 2020 alone, the total number of incidents between farm units (farm equipment and farm trucks) and ... feet behind a tractor traveling 15 mph. Being aware and anticipating farm equipment actions on the ...

  3. U-Pick Apple Orchard Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/u-pick-apple-orchard-safety

    season on many agritourism farms across Ohio.  It is a time for visitors to make a trip out to the farm ... farm.  As a farmer, it is a great way to diversify your business and bring in a much higher farm income on ... see your farm income improving, you are also seeing you have added a lot of additional risk because ...

  4. Prevent Combine Fires During Fall Harvest

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    harvest crew. Don’t get caught thinking it can never happen on your farm.  Take preventative action and be ...

  5. It’s Time to Break Down the Stigma

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    still very real. Bringing this conversation out to the light allows for more open discussion.  What can ... trainings. The farm stress team has developed a website with more information and resources on the topics of ... mental health and farm stress for our ag community at  u.osu.edu/farmstress/resources. Visit and ...

  6. Store Pesticides Safely and Securely

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    important to prevent harm to unauthorized users.   Protecting farm workers. While in some cases a small farm ... nuisance,” this would not be appropriate on a farm with workers who need to know where hazardous materials ... Ohio.  The best way to dispose of unneeded farm pesticides is to take them to one of the Ohio Department of ...

  7. Family and Consumer Sciences Class Offerings for 2021

    https://champaign.osu.edu/news/family-and-consumer-sciences-class-offerings-2021

    the Extension office.  Preregistration and pre-payment is required for all courses. Successful ... this class online, or mail a check with your registration form to the Extension office ... or mail a check with your registration form to the Extension office. Preregistration and pre-payment ...

  8. Antibiotic Stewardship in Calves – Part 1

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-5/antibiotic-stewardship-calves-%E2%80%93-part-1

    almost every livestock operation out there. The goal of the program is for farm personnel to correctly ... before it occurs eliminates the need to use antibiotics entirely. Farm cleanliness, sick animal ... can start with anyone. Talk to your vet about antibiotic use on your farm and stay tuned for Part 2! ...

  9. Milk Prices, Costs of Nutrients, Margins, and Comparison of Feedstuffs Prices

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-5/milk-prices-costs-nutrients-margins-and-comparison

    changes related to culling cows. Table 1. Prices of dairy nutrients for Ohio dairy farms, September 27, ... (predicted) and 75% confidence limits of 26 feed commodities used on Ohio dairy farms, September 27, 2021 For ... of dairy nutrients using the 5-nutrient solution for Ohio dairy farms, September 27, 2021.   ...

  10. Answering Farmers’ Questions About the Pandemic in 2021

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    and responsibilities of farming and raising livestock never stopped.  Times like these should remind ... Below are the frequently asked questions we receive when visiting farms. To answer these questions, we ... recommendations based on the available scientific data at any given time. There are coronaviruses on my farm — is ...

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