When looking for strategies to reduce fuel consumption, pay attention to detail, including observation of heater run time, routine maintenance and verifying controlling settings.
If switching manure application to surface application, there are a few additional considerations you should make in your nutrient application.
Although producers and their consultants may indicate that they have bad water or good water, there is no universally accepted standard for “bad” or “good” water.
Now the filtration question lies in knowing which factors to consider when making the best of air filtration in your hog barns.
The 24-page opinion also takes Judge Britt to task for reversing his decision on the gag order in August after the appeal had been made.
Part of the expansion includes converting existing anaerobic treatment lagoons to covered digesters or constructing new covered digesters to capture biogas.
Ventilation training is a very important part of overall effective production management. The future should focus on ideas to make training more effective and more accessible to producers.
The contest is open to owners, production managers, herdspeople or consultants who have developed an innovation relevant to the North American pork production industry.
Livestock producers need to thoroughly examine the cost-benefit ratio before jumping into a system to turn manure into energy.
This will be the fifth time the state has offered this program which began in 2000 following devastating flooding from Hurricane Floyd.