News

  1. Safety Tips for Senior Farmers

    Sep 11, 2013

  2. Ohio AgrAbility Recognized with Arthritis Foundation Partnership Award

    Jul 18, 2013

    Ohio AgrAbility was recoginized with a Partnership in Health Promotion Award by the Northeastern Ohio Arthritis Foundation.  The award was presented at the Northeastern Ohio Annual Meeting on Tuesday July 16th, 2013. Over the last three years, Ohio AgrAbility has worked with several  Northeast Ohio Arthritis Foundation staff members to provide outreach programing on arthritis prevention, arthritis in agriculture, and gardening with arthritis. 

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  3. Flood information available from OSU Ag Safety and Health website

    Jul 9, 2013

    With the large amount of rain over the last few days and the posting of several flood warnings, OSU Ag Safety and Health has provided flood information on their website. Click on the link for more information-  http://agsafety.osu.edu/node/187

     

  4. Ohio AgrAbility featured in Ohio Farmer

    Jul 9, 2013

    The following link is an article from the Ohio Farmer June 2013.

  5. Ohio AgrAbility working with University of Dayton Engineeering Students

    May 8, 2013

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  6. 2013 National AgrAbiltiy Training Workshop

    May 8, 2013

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  7. Ohio AgrAbility discusses opportunites with Ohio Rehabilitation Services Commission

    May 8, 2013

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  8. Building Independence through Agriculture for People with Developmental Disabilities Workshop

    Feb 5, 2013

    Please come an join us at this one-day workshop!

    “People with intellectual and developmental disabilities face some of the largest hurdles to entering the workforce and as a result experience the highest unemployment rate.”
    (Butterworth et al., 2011)

    Purpose of the Workshop:
    To reveal how agriculture can be a viable work environment for individuals with developmental disabilities

  9. FREE Webinar- Adapting Greenhouses to Meet ADA Guidelines

    Jan 8, 2013

    The Ohio AgrAbility program is currently working with greenhouse owners to enhance their structures to be ADA friendly. The American Disabilities Act (ADA) was updated in September 2010. The OSU Ag Safety staff have used this information to help greenhouse employers abide by these guidelines. It is important that newly constructed greenhouses, if public places of accommodation, are not only accessible and abide by the laws of the ADA, but also provide a comfortable atmosphere for the users of the space.

  10. Ohio AgrAbility and Occupational Therapy: Bridging the Gap to serve Rural Residents - Veiwable Presentation

    Nov 5, 2012

    Ohio Occupational Therapy Association Conference

    Nov 2nd -3:30pm to 5:00pm presentation

    Ohio AgrAbility and Occupational Therapy: Bridging the Gap to Better Serve Rural Residents.

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