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  1. Ohio AgrAbility in Action: Universal Design in the Garden

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/july-2018/ohio-agrability/ohio-agrability-action-universal-design-garden

    Laura Akgerman – Disability Services Coordinator for Ohio AgrAbility Everyone wants a garden to be ... enjoyable activity. If you enjoy gardening but are finding it is harder to do as you get older, or have more ... demands on your time, consider integrating Universal Design solutions into your garden. Universal Design ...

  2. Don’t let arthritis or chronic pain stop you from gardening: Raised, vertical and elevated beds and container gardens

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/september-2017/ohio-agrability/don%E2%80%99t-let-arthritis-or-chronic-pain-stop

    physical limitations, kneeling, bending or stooping to tend your garden may be difficult or impossible. ... Raising your garden with elevated or raised beds, using walls and trellises for vertical gardens, or using ... containers or hanging gardens could reduce your need to stop or bend, and make gardening accessible for you.  ...

  3. Don’t let arthritis or chronic pain stop you from gardening: Garden carts, rolling work seats and storage

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/august-2017/ohio-agrability/don%E2%80%99t-let-arthritis-or-chronic-pain-stop-you

    supplies out to the garden can be difficult if you have arthritis or another physical limitation. Tools, ... to the garden in one trip, but that is an easy way to aggravate your arthritis, overexert yourself, ... or drop valuable supplies, and ruin a good day in the garden. Having the right equipment can make it ...

  4. Ohio AgrAbility in Action: Universal Design House and Garage at Farm Science Review

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/august-2018/ohio-agrability/ohio-agrability-action-universal-design-house

    The Universal Design Display House was built in the McCormick building at the Molly Caren Agricultural ... garage, garden and workshop, as well as disability inclusion at OSU Extension and in the community. The ... design solutions can be added to your home, equipment, workshop, barn and garden over months or years and ...

  5. Don’t let arthritis or chronic pain stop you from gardening: Choosing the right tools and equipment

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/newsletter/ag-safety-stat/july-2017/ohio-agrability/don%E2%80%99t-let-arthritis-or-chronic-pain-stop-you

    physical limitations, having the right tools and equipment for gardening is vital, and may make the ... stooping, long handled tools and a garden cart with a seat are essential. If you have hand pain, stiffness, ... transport tools. Some garden carts have a tall handle for steering and moving the cart, eliminating the need ...

  6. COVID-19 and Climate Change: Lessons Learned. Webinar Wed. June 10, noon

    https://ipa.osu.edu/events/covid-19-and-climate-change-lessons-learned-webinar-wed-june-10-noon

    http://go.osu.edu/BrazilGatewayNewsletterSignUp    Via: Jason Owens, Ph.D. International Coordinator at the Wooster Campus-The Ohio Agricultural ... Research and Development Center-Agricultural Technical Institute 105 Thorne Hall Annex OARDC 1680 Madison ...

  7. OSHA & Ag

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/program-areas/osha-ag

    A 10-hour General Industry course designed for the agricultural workforce.   A training course for ... health hazards in the workplace, specifically the agricultural workplace. Through this training, workers ...

  8. Contact Us

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/contact

    OSU Agricultural Safety & Health Food, Agricultural, and Biological Engineering College of ... Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Science The Ohio State University 590 Woody Hayes Dr. Columbus OH ...

  9. Links

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/links

    of Minnesota University of Missouri   Ag Centers Western Center for Agricultural Health and Safety ... Great Plains Center for Agricultural Health National Children's Center for Rural and Agricultural ... Health and Safety National Farm Medicine Center Northeast Center for Agricultural and Occupational Health ...

  10. Laura Akgerman

    https://agsafety.osu.edu/people/laura-akgerman

    Columbus, Ohio 43210 (614) 292-0622, Fax: (614) 292-9448 akgerman.4@osu.edu   Areas Of Interest * Gardening ... in English and Rehabilitation Services. She presents workshops on Accessibility, Gardening with ...

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