Worker Safety in Animal Production Systems

There’s more to worker safety than just bumps and bruises. This webinar discusses on-farm injuries related to manure and mortality handling and application as well as potential toxic gas exposures and how to minimize risks of each. This presentation was originally broadcast on October 21, 2022.

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Understanding & addressing hazards faced by manure applicators

Devon Charlier & Carol Peterson, University of Minnesota (16 minutes)

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Manure Emissions during Agitation and Processing

Rebecca Larson, University of Wisconsin (19 minutes)

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Zoonotic Disease Threats to Livestock and Poultry Agriculture Workers

Dee Ellis, Texas A&M University (16 minutes)

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Questions from the Audience

All Presenters (14 minutes)

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Continuing Education Units

Certified Crop Advisers (CCA, CPAg, or CPSS)

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American Registry of Professional Animal Scientists (ARPAS)

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