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  1. General Livestock Judging Team

    https://wayne.osu.edu/program-areas/4-h-youth-development/teen-opportunities/livestock-judging-and-education-teams

    Riffel Road Wooster Ohio * For all meetings and competitions- participants are responsible for securing ...

  2. Sprayers for Effective Pesticide Application in Orchards and Vineyards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-533

    shown in Figure 37 is equipped with the recirculation system. Research indicates that tunnel sprayers ... conducted in a commercial apple orchard by the same researchers using three different sprayers equipped with ... additional research to confirm its superiority in improving deposition and coverage, lowering the spray ...

  3. Wages and Benefits for Farm Employees 2009

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEDE-RP-0126-10

    employment, human resources, and farm management are available through the Ohio Ag Manager Newsletter ... compensating farm employees is a critical component in many farming operations in 21st century agriculture. For ... farm business owners, equitable compensation is critical to retaining quality employees and maintaining ...

  4. Follow the Road of Caution When Traveling During Harvest Season

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/follow-road-caution-when-traveling-during-harvest-season

    In Wayne County and many other counties in Ohio we are starting to notice lots of farming ... now would be a good time to go over some farming safety tips for farm machine operators and for ... during harvest. Most farm equipment speed is between 25-40 mph, therefore when you come across machinery ...

  5. Farming with Diabetes

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-982.6-11

    many ways, but should not force them to stop farming.m People with diabetes need to know and respect ... Helpful Are: Mobility aids can make farming much safer by reducing the chance of fatigue and of falling. ... Greenstein, D. (2002). Health Farmer with Diabetes Maintains Farm and Health.  Cornell Cooperative ...

  6. Wind Energy Development as an Economic Development Strategy for Rural Areas

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/11-CMD-849

    developments are large "wind farms" that generate 5 megawatts per hour or greater. They are governed ... that their location is suitable for a wind farm. Good locations must have fast, steady, nonturbulent ... developed a fact sheet, Ten Steps to Developing a Wind Farm, to include certain siting criteria (American ...

  7. Managing Stress for a Healthy Heart

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-982.4-11

    Engineering, The Ohio State University Farming can be a consistently stressful occupation. Farmers experience ... machinery breakdowns, variable crop prices, or even economic survival. Farming consistently has one of the ... and Research ...

  8. Managing Arthritis When Farming

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-982.1-11

    movements. Adding a drop-down step with non-slip material and attaching an extra handle to farm machinery. ... lifestyle—which includes a healthy diet. Don't smoke. Research by the Arthritis Foundation has found ... your spirits. Walking, bicycling, and swimming are examples of these types of exercises. Farming With ...

  9. Holiday Season Full of Family Traditions

    https://wayne.osu.edu/news/holiday-season-full-family-traditions

    health issues.  There’s research that also shows increased feelings of bonding in families and all-around ... emotion associated with the memory was experienced.” Penn State University research shares that both ... 330-264-8722 or hill.14@osu.edu CFAES provides research and related educational programs to clientele on ...

  10. Turning Crude Glycerin into Polyurethane Foam and Biopolyols

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AEX-654-11

    has become more pressing. Previous research has concentrated on using both chemical and biological ... research has demonstrated the potential for using crude glycerin as an alternative to petroleum for ... research and commercialization efforts relating to development of bio-based polyols or ...

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