Reproductive Health Exposures for Women in Agriculture

This 2020 fact sheet from AgriSafe is designed for women working in agriculture on reproductive health exposures and associated risks. This two sided resource covers five areas of exposures for women and infants. Additionally page two covers common personal protective equipment (PPE) for pesticide use.

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Safe Dairy Handling for Women

Front cover of the Safe Dairy Cattle Handling for Women guide

This 2019 guide from the University of Missouri and the Pennsylvania State University explains the factors that affect dairy cow behavior and describes best practices for handling dairy cattle in a variety of situations. The publication address chutes and alleyways, holding pens, crowding pens, and when moving cattle using ATVs.

Safe Beef Handling for Women

This 10-page guide explains the factors that affect cow behavior in interactions with humans, and describes best practices for handling beef cattle in a variety of situations, including chutes and alleyways, holding pens, crowding pens, and when moving cattle using ATVs. The guide includes numerous diagrams and illustrations, and links to videos and additional resources that provide more in-depth information.

Published by the University of Missouri Extension and the Pennsylvania State University in 2019.