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  1. Showers limiting days for spreading livestock manure

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/showers-limiting-days-spreading-livestock-manure

    in the fall, after harvest. The ponds then fill up through the winter, when farmers are limited in ... COLUMBUS, Ohio—Rain falls, and that might make some farmers happy, depending on the time of year. ... Then, a lot of rain falls, off and on, for months, and not only do fields fill up with water, but so do ...

  2. Safety During Harvest Season

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/october-2018/injury-prevention/safety-during-harvest-season

    Kent McGuire – OSU Ag Safety and Health Coordinator As harvest season begins, safety should be ... often lead to agricultural related injuries. Common injuries during fall harvest include slips, trips ... productive. The continuous activity, diminished daylight and stresses that can be associated with harvest can ...

  3. Safety and Health Topics for your Winter Programs

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/winter-2019/announcements/safety-and-health-topics-your-winter-programs

    Please consider safety for your late winter and early spring producer meetings – or county Farm ... a safety program specifically for your audience. Feel free to choose a topic of your own, or choose from ... with other topics to fit your needs. Trainees will develop a safety mindset and learn about workplace ...

  4. Buckeye AgriPod

    https://agnr.osu.edu/node/2097

    Jersey News. More information about Ohio Women in Agriculture is available at u.osu.edu/ohwomeninag ... areas of agriculture and natural resources with Ohio State University. The podcast will focus on ...

  5. Farmers need to gear up for more rain

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/farmers-need-gear-more-rain

    vapor in the atmosphere and increased rainfall. Intense rain events are more common now. On Aug. 4, ... celebrated this week as part of Ohio Agriculture Week. Increased rainfall in Ohio is contributing to the load ... a problem,” Wilson said. The increase in the amount of annual rainfall in Ohio ranges from 5–15 percent, he ...

  6. New and Small Farm Team

    https://agnr.osu.edu/small-farm-programs

    your farming operation. Check back in the fall for 2020 dates and locations! New and Small Farm College ... This eight-week program for new and seasoned farmers focuses on the basics of starting or maintaining ... Series This three-part farm management series focuses on the financial and business side of your new and ...

  7. Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) Training

    https://agnr.osu.edu/events/good-agricultural-practices-gaps-training-4

    Extension Educators and OSU Fruit and Vegetable Safety Team members. ...

  8. Farm income projections hold a bit of good news

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/farm-income-projections-hold-bit-good-news

    net farm income, which takes into account many commodities not grown in Ohio, is projected to increase ... margins.” In years with low profit levels, farmers are increasingly leaning on crop revenue insurance, ... increases. The average per bushel price for corn, $3.36 last year, is projected to increase to $3.50 this ...

  9. Raindrops Kept Falling on Our Heads

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/raindrops-kept-falling-our-heads

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — The soggy truth? Ohio had a really wet year. After an exceptionally rainy fall in ... “Ohio is not an anomaly,” he said. “It fits the trend toward increased precipitation that we’ve seen ... vapor is in the atmosphere, leading to increased precipitation, Wilson said. "We’re seeing more ...

  10. Building Independence Through Agriculture

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/winter-2019/announcements/building-independence-through-agriculture

    Join us for a one-day workshop to focus on agriculture and horticulture as viable work options for ... https://agrability.osu.edu/news/ohio-agrability-building-independence-through-agriculture ...

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