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  1. Stay Safe Watching Aerial Applications Over Farm Fields

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/stay-safe-watching-aerial-applications-over

    Gigi Neal, ANR Educator Clermont County and Dee Jepsen, Professor and State Agricultural Safety ... safety. Do not stop on a road – pull your vehicle over to the side of the road and use warning flashers. ... important for by-standers to respect the safety zone.  For more information about aerial applications, and ...

  2. Safely Keeping The Farm Clean Cut

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/safely-keeping-farm-clean-cut

    control invasive weeds, increase visibility, or just make the property look nice. Operating a brush hog ... Here is some suggested clothing: Close-fitting clothing Heavy boots Safety glasses Heavy textured ... control. Adjust rear and front tires to sit farther out, increasing stability on slopes. Wear a seat belt ...

  3. Economist Analyzes Farm Bill to Kick Off College’s 2013-2014 Agricultural Policy and Outlook Conference Series

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/economist-analyzes-farm-bill-kick-college%E2%80%99s-2013-2014-agricultural-policy-and-outlook

    bill, including several provisions in crop safety net programs, an economist at Ohio State’s College of ... legislation’s farm safety net issues are likely to be just as divisive as the bill’s nutrition programs, Zulauf ... Zulauf said in the policy brief. “Crop Insurance is becoming the core of the crop safety net,” he said. ...

  4. Assessing Calf Death Losses in a Beef-Dairy Crossbreeding Program

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/assessing-calf-death-losses-beef-dairy-crossbreeding

    program must not neglect the potential to increase calving difficulty due to increased birth weights. ... barns and fed a TMR to meet or exceed nutritional requirements. Prepartum cows and pregnant heifers were ... yield. It has been shown that high milk producing cows have reduced blood progesterone due to increased ...

  5. Project Management for Sustainability and Applied Economics

    https://aede.osu.edu/courses/aedecon-4340

    AEDECON 4340 An introduction to project management concepts and techniques focusing on how to ...

  6. International Trade Economist: Trans-Pacific Partnership Would Boost U.S Agriculture

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/international-trade-economist-trans-pacific-partnership-would-boost-us-agriculture

    increase in agricultural trade by 2025. This increase will account for an additional $8.5 billion in the ... said. Additionally, the ERS anticipates that the agreement will result in a 33 percent overall increase ... in U.S. exports and a 10 percent increase in imports by 2025. “American dairy farmers may benefit ...

  7. Manure Pit Safety

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/manure-pit-safety

    livestock farmers is to apply manure nutrients following harvest of the wheat.  This increases the ... Denny Riethman, ANR Educator Mercer County Wheat harvest will happen soon.  A common practice with ... importance of reminding operators and applicators of following safety precautions when working around manure ...

  8. Key Mastitis Control Points for Best Milk Quality

    https://dairy.osu.edu/newsletter/buckeye-dairy-news/volume-23-issue-4/key-mastitis-control-points-best-milk-quality

    removal of cows from the milking herd, and increased treatments costs. Mastitis is caused by several ... pathogens which lead to mammary gland inflammation with the subsequent increase of somatic cell counts in ... Pasteurized Milk Ordinance (PMO), which specifies safety standards of Grade “A” milk. The quality of processed ...

  9. Dairy Economists Offer New Farm Bill Dairy Safety Net Alternative

    https://aede.osu.edu/news/dairy-economists-offer-new-farm-bill-dairy-safety-net-alternative

    versions of the farm bill, the safety net proposals in the dairy title currently present the most ... production, new competing safety net proposals have emerged based on an insurance concept similar to crop ... version of the current dairy safety net program with a scaled version of the insurance program, all dairy ...

  10. Take Action Against Combine and Field Fires

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2021/take-action-against-combine-and-field-fires

    increase in fires to combine harvesters and crop fields. Unintentional fires are never an enjoyable event. ... the 911 system are important safety conversations for the entire harvest crew. Don’t get caught ... Wayne Dellinger, ANR Educator Union County and Dee Jepsen, Professor and State Agricultural Safety ...

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