APRIL 2021 Spring is a welcomed time of year, a reminder of renewed hope. For agricultural communities, however, spring also means a busy season and new
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Being a farm kid and being raised around this stuff all our lives, we don't realize all the unsafe things we are around so seeing that made me realize that little everyday things I'm doing or around are not always as safe as I think they are.
UMASH IN THE FIELD - LATEST NEWS
SPOTLIGHT: A Season of Patience, Preparations, and Precautions
SPOTLIGHT: Female Farmers stress resiliency survey
APRIL 2021 Women in agriculture are encouraged to take the Weathering Stress in Agriculture 2021 Questionnaire, an anonymous online survey created by UMASH,
SPOTLIGHT: Agricultural Health and Safety Course: Free, Online, and CEUs – What’s not to like?
MARCH 2021 Getting something for free is always a nice surprise. Keeping up on ag health and safety and CEUs is once again accessible and free this year.
Recognizing our Essential Workers
MARCH 2021 The Virtual Migrant and Community Health Conference: Recognizing Our Essential Workers was held the week of March 22 – 26, 2021. The Promoting
Cultivating a Culture of Safety
MARCH 2021 Ag professionals and researchers from across the country came together March 22-24 for the Agricultural Safety and Health Council of America’s
SPOTLIGHT: Precarious bugs to avoid this spring
MARCH 2021 Addisalem Hunde Bedada DVM, MS Veterinary Public Health and Preventive Medicine Resident After the long, dark, winter months, spring is literally
SPOTLIGHT: The Hierarchy of Controls: Keeping Toothpaste in the Tube!
MARCH 2021 Have you ever tried putting toothpaste back in the tube? It doesn’t work well. The same goes for farm safety. It’s better to prevent an
SPOTLIGHT: Springtime – shedding sweaters and crypto
MARCH 2021 For those of us in the Upper Midwest, spring is a welcomed time of year. The days are longer, warmer and we can slowly shed the sweaters and