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  1. Soil Testing for Ohio Lawns, Landscapes, Fruit Crops, and Vegetable Gardens

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1132

    Ohio State University Extension. Plastic Bucket Soil samples should be collected in a clean plastic ... samples should be collected in a clean plastic bucket. Photo by Joe Boggs, Ohio State University ... basic soil testing. Some labs also offer more advanced testing such as an analysis of soilless media, ...

  2. Preventing Machine Hazards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-591711

    hoses and extension cords out of the way. Basic Types of Machine Hazards  Cut or shear points Pinch ... this information. Clean up excess lubricants. Clearly mark control switches and valves that control ...

  3. Struck-By Hazards

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-591101

    Carefully used compressed air for cleaning and maintenance. Avoid distractions from cell phones and other ...

  4. Safe Handling of Livestock Medications

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59163

    Livestock medicines, vaccines, syringes, and needles should be stored in a clean, dry, frost-free, locked ... local irritation to reactions that affect the entire body. If someone is stuck by a needle, clean the ...

  5. Pesticide Protective Equipment

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59131

    Check gloves for holes or leaks. To check for leaks, fill the gloves with clean water and squeeze. Throw ... reduce exposure risk. Always wear gloves when cleaning personal protective equipment after it has been ... applying or handling pesticides. Clean the eye protection and wash the sweatband after each use. Head ...

  6. Soil Acidity and Liming for Agronomic Production

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/AGF-505-07

    like those in Ohio) are subject to extensive chemical weathering and leaching of basic cations that are ... replaced with H + and other acidic cations (Al 3+ and iron [Fe 3+]). These basic cations include calcium ... basic cations is faster than is their replacement from weathering minerals, resulting in acid soil ...

  7. Pesticide-contaminated Clothing Laundering

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/aex-59144

    pesticides daily than to remove accumulated contamination. Contaminated clothing should not be dry cleaned or ... water to thoroughly wash your hands, face, neck, and forearms. Take a shower, returning to clean ... for the full cycle (20 minutes) using a double rinse. Dry detergent should be used to clean dry ...

  8. Proper Calibration and Operation of Backpack and Hand Can Sprayers

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/fabe-531

    Step 2. Make sure the sprayer has been cleaned and thoroughly rinsed. Add a measured amount of water to ... Therefore, for safety reasons, it is best to use clean water when calibrating sprayers. Even when using clean ... spraying, and cleaning equipment. Goggles and rubber gloves are standard equipment when handling pesticides. ...

  9. Traveling with 4-H Teens

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/4h-47

    process. This fact sheet was developed as a guide to assist adults chaperoning a trip or event with youth ... to events, internet access, amenities, etc. Make rooming arrangements by gender for participants: ... dismissed from. This includes how they will be transported home in the event the code of conduct is broken. ...

  10. Farm Science Review’s Hall of Fame winner chosen

    https://fsr.osu.edu/node/190

    are honored for their contribution to the event. ...

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