Harvest of small grains, corn and soybeans signifies the start of land application of livestock manure. Producers are encouraged to consider the risks that the presence of hydrogen sulfide pose.
Mighty Earth blamed the largest Gulf of Mexico dead zone on the meat industry. Tyson Foods named as biggest influencer.
Attempt to remove as many unknowns as possible so that you can get the most value out of the manure applied to your farm’s cropland.
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Illinois pork producers continue to be industry leaders on environmental sustainability issues by using manure as a natural fertilizer to offset the use of commercial fertilizers. This not only helps reduce the energy use associated with making...
Maryland Department of Agriculture has unveiled an updated public education campaign to help citizens understand how and why farmers use manure as an organic crop fertilizer and soil conditioner.
Farm Regulatory Certainty Act meant to clarify congressional intent on applying the Resources Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976 to agricultural activities.