Safe Equipment Operation During the Winter
exiting motorized farm equipment- This can be a potential hazard year-round but during the winter the risk ... increase risks of roadway incidents. Make sure all hazard flashers, lights, and the slow moving vehicle ... line freezing or gelling. Proper lubrication of universal joints and high wear areas is also critical ...
Mr. Thomas S. Stewart
Ohio, having spent most of his life in the state. He attended high school in Columbus, at The Upper ... Arlington High School. Following graduation, he attended Bridgton Academy in North Bridgton, Maine. ... years had been producing declining metrics in most areas, set new and all time high records in both ...
develop, implement, promote, and evaluate a high-quality workforce development and associated college and ...
On Thin Ice? Ice Safety Tips for Outdoor Activities
does one measure the thickness of ice? First, use an ice pick, axe, hatchet, an ice testing pole, or ... 100-150 feet) to ensure safety. Additional safety guidelines include wearing a life-vest or inflatable ...
Staying Safe in the Sun
skin to the sun can lead to damage like tans or sunburns. That damage can increase our risk of ... index here , including on cloudy days. When the UV forecast is 3 or higher, be sure to apply sunscreen ... between 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. These simple steps take only a few minutes of our time, but go a long way in ...
GAPs & HGAPs Resources
Standard (v.1.0) USDA Harmonized GAP Audit Standard USDA Harmonized GAP Audit Checklist Soil Amendment ... Pictogram Agricultural Water Risk Pictogram Wildlife and Domestic Animals Pictogram Handwashing Pictogram ...
Cleaning and Sanitation Basics
Basic Microbiology Characterization of Process Soils Basic Sanitation Chemistry and Water Quality ... the registration cost is $300. A higher level course, Cleaning, Sanitation and Advanced CIP, will ... a $50 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given for cancellations after October 26 or for no-shows. In ...
Can Animals Spread Disease to Humans?
employees, and youth livestock exhibitors have higher levels of risk for contracting zoonotic diseases ... plants, soil, and pet food/water bowls. Vector-borne – Being bitten by a tick, mosquito, or flea. ... animal health, and zoonotic disease risks. Ways to Protect Yourself Choose and use the appropriate ...
Pomerene Forest Laboratory
forest industry. Research includes plantings on both upland, well-drained soils and in lowlands where ... soils are poorly drained. Plantation-grown Christmas tree production is a major research effort here. ... develop cultural practices for high-quality trees, including weed control measures, shearing and shaping, ...
Online tool that helps protect water is now being made even better
Maintaining soil phosphorus levels in accordance with the research-based Tri-State Fertility ... revise the Ohio Phosphorus Risk Index, an online tool that farmers can use to determine — and, if ... necessary, reduce — the risk of phosphorus being washed off their fields into water. “Balancing between ...