DECEMBER 2020 A productive and positive work environment is integral to the success of any operation, and understanding how to achieve that is just as
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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: Coaching Methods to Improve Ag Employee Performance
Reminiscing on the UMASH Expo
In lieu of the usual schedule of summer farm shows, we connected and caught up with the agricultural community at the UMASH Online Expo this year in August.
SPOTLIGHT: Practice Physical Distancing on the Farm
DECEMBER 2020 The recent news is overflowing with the approval and distribution of the COVID -19 vaccine. Coverage of the UPS and FedEx trucks leaving
UMASH’s Best Kept Secret
DECEMBER 2020 UMASH’s best kept secret is a secret no more! In our #UMASHResearchers social media campaign, we highlighted four of our researchers: Pete
SPOTLIGHT: Six Reasons You Should Get the Flu Shot This Year
COVID-19 has strained the healthcare system, making it more difficult to get necessary care when you’re sick. This is especially true in rural areas
SPOTLIGHT: Was that a part of the plan?
As we wrap up harvest, plans are being made for 2021. While we do not hope for any disasters, now is the time to plan for one. Shay Foulk, an agronomist,
SPOTLIGHT: Looking for the right tool? UMASH has you covered.
DECEMBER 2020 Ever heard the phrase, “use the right tool for the job?” If you’re in a hands-on occupation, using the right tool is important
UMASH at MRASH: A Success!
NOVEMBER 2020 On November 17-20, the Midwest Rural Agricultural Safety and Health Conference (MRASH) brought together safety and health researchers and