Content tagged "equipment"

Research Summary: Safety and Health Risks of Producing Biomass on the Farm

Farm Energy Ag Safety and Health Updated: July 02, 2018

It is time to develop ways to minimize safety and health hazards in biomass production on the farm, an area in which there has been little research With...

Equipment and facilities for managing manure on small farms

Animal Manure Management Updated: June 07, 2018

The number of small farms is increasing in much of the country, ensuring up to date information is available is important to protect water and environmental...

Meat Processing Equipment

Small Meat Processors Updated: June 12, 2017

What's on this page?The right equipment can make a world of difference in a small meat processing facility.  On this page we have videos of several...

NCERA 197: Agricultural Equipment on Public Roads

Ag Safety and Health Updated: October 26, 2016

Use the following format to cite this article:NCERA 197: Agricultural Equipment on Public Roads. (2012) Farm and Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH)...

Creating a Child Care Environment that Supports Children's Exploration

Child Care Updated: October 02, 2015

Encouraging safe exploration is an important job for child care providers. Children are natural explorers and risk takers. They move quickly, put things in...

Overview: Manure Management Equipment for Small Farms

Animal Manure Management Updated: November 06, 2013

Waste to Worth home | More proceedings....Increased local or regional food marketing opportunities have allowed commercial success in livestock and poultry...

Design of Pumper Units for Prescribed Burning

Prescribed Fire Updated: July 10, 2013

There are many kinds and configurations of water pump units.  Functionality of the unit is the most important feature to be aware of. When designing a pumper...

What equipment do I need to conduct a prescribed fire?

Prescribed Fire Updated: January 30, 2013

The following list provides an inventory of the basic equipment typically used on most prescribed fires. However, because no two burn units and therefore...

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