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  1. Deliver Your Hay to the Market Safely

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/safety-through-seasons-2022/deliver-your-hay-market-safely

    system that trailers are equipped with, allowing for safe stopping. Always have safety breakaway chains ... With all the delays farmers have still managed to harvest their hay crop between the spring rains. As ... in the barn before the next rain. As with any chore, rushing can equal disaster! From rushing harvest ...

  2. Have No Fear..Honey Bee Swarms are Near

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/have-no-fearhoney-bee-swarms-are-near

    male) with her, and together, these form a swarm. Worker bees that are good at foraging for food are ... often go unnoticed because swarms do not stick around for very long, usually one to three days at most. ... a hive, it becomes crowded. The bees instinctively begin to nurture a new queen while preparing for the ...

  3. Roadway Safety During Crop Scouting Activities

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/roadway-safety-during-crop-scouting-activities

    policy: Always check with your employer for policy regarding vehicle operation. While each company may ... attention towards safety and roadway courtesy. For agronomists employed with an agricultural business, it ... parking habits goes a long way for your clients. • Drive slowly when entering their driveways and barn ...

  4. CDL Update

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/cdl-update

    However, if you go pick up a bull in another state for your farm business, and travel beyond 150 miles, you ... through the Ohio Department of Transportation.  Still Have More Questions For additional information, ... https://farmoffice.osu.edu/our-library/roadway-and-equipment-law  or reach out to  your  local state highway patrol post with specific questions. ...

  5. When the Rain Won’t Let Up

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/when-rain-won%E2%80%99t-let

    be the best, but it can help. Make sure you find time to spend with your funny family member or ... stressful times:  Make time during the wet days and evenings for check-ins with family and friends. This can ... natural meteorologists and are in tune with what is going on with the weather any given hour of the day. ...

  6. How to schedule the GRAIN C.A.R.T.?

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/grain-cart/scheduling

    emergency? OR 1b. Are you interested in GRAIN BIN RESCUE AWARNESS   TRAINING for your local fire department ... about partnering with the local fire department or your local OSU Extension office to provide both the ... efficiently serve Ohio communities, please consider partnering with neighboring counties when scheduling the ...

  7. Winter’s Indoor Risk: Carbon Monoxide

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/winter%E2%80%99s-indoor-risk-carbon-monoxide

    indoors. For some winter may be when you clean up your shop/garage, finish a project or start a new one. ... Sabrina Schirtzinger, ANR Educator Knox County With colder temperatures we tend to spend more time ... of the symptoms associated with CO poisoning:  Headaches Dizziness Nausea Vomiting Irregular ...

  8. Grain Bin Safety Week: Safety Assessment Questions

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/grain-bin-safety-week-safety-assessment

    system for your bin. Check with local emergency rescue teams to find out what rescue jurisdiction your ... for a site visit of your property and allow them to practice their rescue procedures at your facility. ... that specific planning. Our brains file away information in split-seconds constantly. Reflect on your ...

  9. On Thin Ice? Ice Safety Tips for Outdoor Activities

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/thin-ice-ice-safety-tips-outdoor-activities

    safe.  The following ice safety tips are meant to be shared with those that venture outdoors and onto Ohio ... Ohio are finally freezing.  While these newly frozen surfaces seem perfect for winter outdoor ... towards them. Stay calm and call 911.  Use your rope or look for something that could pull the person from ...

  10. Safe Equipment Operation During the Winter

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/safety-through-seasons-2022/safe-equipment-operation-during-winter

    health and with properly working equipment to boot! For more information go to-  ... equipment going down the steps facing the equipment, never jump off equipment and use rails or handles for ... should be considered for our equipment too. Worn out tractor or skid loader tires can increase the ...

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