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  1. DANGER! – Overhead Power Lines

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/october-2019/danger-%E2%80%93-overhead-power-lines

    Kent McGuire – OSU CFAES Safety and Health Coordinator America’s Electrical Cooperatives reminds ... everyone to keep the following electrical safety guidelines in mind when working around overhead electric ... lines during harvest season: Use a spotter when operating large machinery near power lines. Keep ...

  2. Need Farm Workers? It could get easier

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/need-farm-workers-it-could-get-easier

    to go into effect Oct. 21. The current formula for calculating wages requires farms to average the ... temporary migrant field workers for less than they do now,” Chen said. “But they’ll still be required to pay ... undocumented. The rule changes that the U.S. Department of Labor is putting in place likely will increase the ...

  3. Open Burn Laws for Ohio

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/october-2019/open-burn-laws-ohio

    Dee Jepsen – State Agricultural Safety & Health Leader October and November are two months in ... the fall where open burning is a fire concern for Ohio residents. It’s a good idea to know the type of ... information about other Ag Safety topics visit https://agsafety.osu.edu or contact Dee Jepsen at ...

  4. Safe Combine Operation During Harvest

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/september-2019/safe-combine-operation-during-harvest

    Kent McGuire – OSU CFAES Safety and Health Coordinator: As we head into fall and look forward to ... harvest season, consider safety as part of your harvest planning process. It takes multiple pieces of ... equipment working simultaneously to have an efficient harvest season and no piece of equipment is more ...

  5. Soil health at risk on fallow fields

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/soil-health-risk-fallow-fields

    the time or money to invest in sowing a crop they could not later harvest and sell, Sundermeier said. ...

  6. Guided Autumn/Pollinator Walk

    https://agnr.osu.edu/events/guided-autumnpollinator-walk

    A look at fall colors, seasonal plant highlights, and resident pollinators led by CFAES experts. ...

  7. Warring with Weeds

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/warring-weeds

    COLUMBUS, Ohio—They can sprout up anywhere in a field and they increasingly do: weeds, ... specifically a family of weeds known as pigweeds. As they harvest, farmers should watch for patches of  ...

  8. Announcements

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/september-2019/announcements

    CHECK OUT AG SAFETY AT THE 2014 FARM SCIENCE REVIEW!  The OSU Agricultural Safety and Health ... Look for us at the following locations:   Agricultural Safety- OSU Central, on the east side of Kottman ... Street, between Land and Friday Avenues – daily exhibits on Sun Safety, Farm Safety Hazards, Whole Body ...

  9. Employee Safety Resources

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha/employee-safety-training-resouces

    Lab Safety Videos   "Safety Brief" Videos from OSU Ag Safety & Health Harvest Roadway ... Safety Training Videos U.S. Agricultural Safety & Health Centers: Safety Videos eXtension.org: ... Ag Safety & Health Videos University of Wisconsin: Tractor Certification Videos A Tractor ...

  10. CFAES Employee Safety Training

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/cfaes-employee-safety-training

    Safety training for workers and enforcement of safety rules have become an increasingly important ... (OSHA) standards explicitly require training employees in the safety and health aspects of their jobs. ... required to perform specific duties. Employee safety training is an essential part of the CFAES OSHA Safety ...

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