2022 FABE Scholarships and Awards
Crow (Master's Level) Holly Huellemeier (PhD Level) FABE Graduate Teaching Award Matthew Herkins ...
Rubber Tractor Tires
steel wheels failed. This was due to the high torque created by the tractor which caused tire slippage ... Agricultural Engineering Journal published “Ohio Tests of Rubbers Tractor Tires,” by G.W. McCuen. In 1935, the ...
Meet James Fulton: Aircraft and Agriculture
runway during the landing roll or after a high speed rejected take off. “The arresting systems are like ...
Roadway Safety During Crop Scouting Activities
parking on the roadway, do your best to pull completely off the roadway. Park in high visibility areas ...
Meet Abby Obert: Adventures in the World of Drainage
Abby held an internship with Allen Soil and Water Conservation District as a water resources intern. ... direction of the pipes. If there was flowing water, they would collect a sample to test for nitrates, ...
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 ...
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 ...
active as they represent the biggest overlap in activity between many of our amphibians (which are most ...
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 ...
Jay F. Martin
socio-economic analyses with stakeholder groups to investigate connections between downstream water quality and ... outreach projects 1) $18M USDA-NRCS study to evaluate the ability of high adoption rates of agricultural ... farmers, to identify fields with elevated nutrient levels where management practices will be installed and ...