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  1. OSU CFAES Safety Program for Employees

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/programs/cfaes-osha

    appropriate office listed below. CFAES-Columbus Campus, OSU Research Farms, and OSU Extension          Kent ... mcguire.225@osu.edu   CFAES Wooster Campus and Research Stations       Seth Walker       CFAES Director of Safety and ... don't find what you need here or have ag safety and health questions, feel free to contact the ...

  2. DANGER! – Overhead Power Lines

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/october-2019/danger-%E2%80%93-overhead-power-lines

    the height of farm equipment to determine clearance. Never attempt to move a power line out of the way ... information about the OSU Ag Safety visit https://agsafety.osu.edu/ or contact Kent McGuire, at ...

  3. Farm Bill is a Win for Organic Agriculture

    https://offer.osu.edu/news/farm-bill-win-organic-agriculture

    farm bill could have done more to turn the tide of farm consolidation and close loopholes in subsidy ... encouraged that the new farm bill makes critical investments in organic research and certification to support ... Juli Obudzinski, Organic Farming Research Foundation "With this bill, Congress has made progress ...

  4. Home

    https://leadershipcenter.osu.edu/home

    dedicated to providing leadership-centered education and research to individuals, organizations and ... mission is to provide research-based resources and high quality practical programs to build and strengthen ...

  5. Organic Weed Management

    https://offer.osu.edu/research/eco-weed-mngt

    conventional farmers who desire to transition. In response, researchers have invested heavily in the study of ... ecological weed management approaches for organic farms.  Ecological weed management (EWM) is a suite of weed ... control, and can be used in organic farming systems or to reduce herbicide use in conventional or ...

  6. Ohio AgrAbility in Action: Fitness for Farm Life – Two Stretches for Harvest Season

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/november-2019/ohio-agrability-action-fitness-farm-life-%E2%80%93-two-stretches

    Laura Akgerman, Disability Services Coordinator, Ohio AgrAbility Project: During harvest season farmers spend hours sitting – in combines, trucks, tractors –all that sitting can make you stiff and sore. Next time you are sitting in line at the elevator or ...

  7. Organic Weed Decision Making Tool

    https://offer.osu.edu/organic%20weed%20manager

     (pdf).  Our prior research indicates that although weeds are a major issue for organic farmers, farmers ... the context of their own personal goals, priorities, and farm conditions. Farmers could also benefit ... considering an optimal suite of EWM practices for their farm. The software is easy to use, detailed, ...

  8. Need Farm Workers? It could get easier

    https://agnr.osu.edu/news/need-farm-workers-it-could-get-easier

    COLUMBUS, Ohio—Hiring migrant farm workers will become cheaper and easier as a result of several ... to go into effect Oct. 21. The current formula for calculating wages requires farms to average the ... a migrant laborer to work on a U.S. farm for up to a year. But as part of the application process for those ...

  9. Research

    https://students.cfaes.ohio-state.edu/academics/undergraduate/research

    Research. Explore. Discover. Student researchers are a valuable part of our college and Ohio ... State. If you're interested in gaining real-world research experience, let us help you get started. ... following: The  25th Annual Denman Undergraduate Research Forum (March 3, 2020) is limited to 200 students ...

  10. Resources

    https://offer.osu.edu/resources

    Agriculture Research and Education Program OFRF Organic Farming Research Foundation The Idea Farm Network ... Below are resources for farmers and researchers interested in organic agriculture.  Additional ... resources specific to researchers are available here.  Organic Certifiers & Stakeholder Organizations ...

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