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  1. Liquid Manure

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59193

    Natural Resources 06/07/2019 Agricultural Safety and Health Program Objective: To become aware of the ... Stored liquid manure creates dangerous gases and can be a potential site of a drowning. When a person ... self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA), have at least two people standing by, and put on a safety harness and ...

  2. Protecting Hands and Fingers

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59171

    Agricultural Safety and Health Program Objective: To understand the need to protect fingers and hands, and how ... Background Identifying Hazards Identify the pinch, crush and cut points on machinery, tools, equipment, and ... mounted implements or a front-end loader on a tractor. The area between the ground and the implement is ...

  3. Pesticide Exposure

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59141

    T F               Ag Crops and Livestock Business and Land Ownership Energy and Environment Farm Management ... Natural Resources 06/13/2019 Agricultural Safety and Health Program Objective: To know the types and ... on unprotected skin. Applying pesticides in windy weather. Wearing inadequate personal protective ...

  4. Chock and Block

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-591212

    Natural Resources 07/15/2019 Agricultural Safety and Health Program Objective: To be able to secure ... chock and block principles, have the training session in the farm shop or in the field. Give employees ... or working on repairs in the shop. Review the true or false quiz. Background The purpose of the chock ...

  5. Properly Cleaning and Storing Respirators

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59133

    Natural Resources 08/02/2019 Agricultural Safety and Health Program Objective: To be able to clean and ... field on a hot and humid day, a worker haphazardly removes the personal protective clothing. The worker ... pulls off the respirator and hangs it on a nail in the barn, next to a pesticide container. Rather than ...

  6. Emergency Disinfection of Drinking Water

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-317

    Figure 2. Solar bags available on the market and clear plastic water bottles placed in the sun for hours ... kill microbes on contact, so you must wait at least 30 minutes before drinking the water. After ... to water bottles. Always follow the directions on the package. Figure 1. Some of the popular water ...

  7. Protecting Against Noise

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59134

    Natural Resources 08/02/2019 Agricultural Safety and Health Program Objective: To know the effect of noise ... on hearing, and to practice proper protection against unsafe noise levels. Trainer’s Note For this ... be washed after each use. They are good to use in cases when hearing protection is used on a regular ...

  8. Creating Signage for Direct Food and Agricultural Sales

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/anr-70

    usscfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/USSC-Guideline-Standards-for-On-Premise-Signs-2018.pdf Clawson, B. (2014). Merchandising increases your success in selling local produce directly. ... the farm’s signage should be identifiable. Branding must be consistent on every sign, from the ... welcoming sign on the side of the barn to the price sign on the tomatoes. The farm logo should be on nearly ...

  9. Why Do Septic Systems Malfunction? 

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-741

    On-site Educator, Logan, Utah A properly functioning septic system removes pollutants from wastewater, and ... needed. System Failure Complete system failure can occur because: the system was sited on unsuitable soil ... changes in drainage of rainwater on the lot. Check septic tanks for damage; clean filters and pump when ...

  10. Septic System Care and Maintenance 

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-740-0

    beyond the reach of a city sewer must treat and disperse wastewater on their lots. This household sewage ... that don’t seal. Space out water use. For example, avoid washing multiple loads of laundry on one day, ... sewage, which protects the soil and other treatment system components from clogging. If not maintained on ...

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