Secondary Injury Prevention: Repetitive Motion
Engineering, The Ohio State University Farming with physical limitations increases risk in an already dangerous ... ergonomic best practices. (See Ohio AgrAbility fact sheet AEX-981.6 at ohioline.osu.edu.) Alternate highly ...
Comparing Traditional Meat and Plant-Based Meat
a negative factor for traditional meat products, particularly for people with high cholesterol levels. Table ... absorbed more easily consist of higher cholesterol levels have a higher nutrient density due to the protein ... quantity and quality contain 50% saturated fatty acids are the only natural source of Vitamin B12 consist ...
An Overview of Drying Hardwood Lumber
that provides ample space between the soil and the bottom layer of the boards (Figure 1). At least 12 ... lumber because careless handling may diminish the value of high quality boards. Boards should be stacked ... The supporting foundation must be level and built on solid footings. Uneven settling of the foundation ...
Soil Carbon Sequestration—Fundamentals
accomplished by management systems that add high amounts of biomass to the soil, cause minimal soil ... with a longer and drier growing season. The soil organic matter content may decline, increasing risks ... breakdown of soil aggregates accelerates erosion. A soil with high organic matter is more productive than ...
Farming with Lower Extremity Amputation
tendon, muscle, nerve, or joint damage. A lower extremity injury presents a higher risk for secondary ... top of the engine when mounting or dismounting. Walking through fields with weeds and knee-high ... AgDare-Agricultural Disability Awareness and Risk Education. University of Kentucky. nasdonline.org/document/206/amp ...
Produce Safety and Flooded Fields
is considered a high risk to produce safety and quality. There are two types of water events that ... the floodwaters crest and recede. Considered high risk. Pooling: Standing water. Occurs after rain or ... considered high risk to produce safety. The bottom line: Floods adulterate produce. Under FDA guidance, ...
Growing Blueberries in the Home Garden
in moist, well drained soils with a soil pH between 4.5–5.0 and high organic content. Once the plants ... to 5.0 and have greater than 3% organic matter. For soils with high loam, clay loam, or clay content, ... test soil for pH, lime index (buffer pH), nutrient status, and organic matter content before conducting ...
Guidelines for Applying Liquid Animal Manure to Cropland with Subsurface and Surface Drains
crumbs on surface in some places. 27,000 gallons/acre 25–50% or Less Soil Moisture Amount to Reach AWC ... 30,000 gallons/acre Somewhat pliable; balls under pressure. 20,000 gallons/acre 50–75% Soil Moisture ... moisture levels that are near or exceeding the soil water holding capacity. The addition of liquid manure ...
Nutrient Removal for Field Crops in Ohio
manure equivalent at crop removal rates. Additionally, if soil test levels of P and K are below the ... critical level, then a "Buildup" recommendation would be considered to increase soil test levels ... soil test levels are at or above their respective maintenance limit, then no further P 2 O5 or ...
Wages and Benefits for Farm Employees 2009
majority of full-time employees earn between $20,001 and $40,000 per year (55.5%). Further articles on farm ... 13.90% $30,001–$35,000 14.90% $35,001–$40,000 9.90% $40,001–$45,000 5.00% $45,001–$50,000 2.00% ... $50,000< 4.00% Table 3. Benefits Provided to Full-Time Employees Type of benefit Percent receiving the ...