Confined-space Manure Ventilation Design Tool to Save Lives on Farms
May 13, 2016
Storage pits commonly contain hydrogen sulfide, carbon dioxide, methane and ammonia. The online design tool, which pit designers and field engineers can use to predict and understand airflow in confined spaces -- depicted in this graphic -- is the culmination of a decade of research by a team of scientists in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences.
Agricultural Safety and Health Certificate Course
April 26, 2016
The purpose of this course is to establish a core level of knowledge in the agricultural safety and health profession and is a combination of in-class and on-line modules. Conference is on June 30th – July 1, 2016 at the Hilton Downtown in Lexington, Kentucky
Wearable Technology and Ag Safety
April 13, 2016
Wearable technology is a rapidly growing industry and we are looking at ways to incorporate it into the field of agricultural safety and health.