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Animal Manure Management March 18, 2015 Print Friendly and PDF
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March, 2015

The March issue features our April webinar on manure application over tile drainage. There is also a final registration reminder for the Waste to Worth conference. "Around the Horns" features information on regulations, nutrient management, pathogens and pharmaceuticals, and much more.

February, 2015

February's newsletter encourages you to get registered for Waste to Worth and highlights two webcasts in back-to-back weeks. One is on unintended consequences of gypsum bedding in dairies and the other is novel animal housing. The topics are heavy on regulation and policy news, and also include nutrient management and tile drainage. Animal welfare information was also plentiful. We round it out with antibiotic resistance and feedlot dust, avian influenza, and a long list of great events and happenings. More...

January, 2015

The January edition is full of excellent information. Starting with a webcast on mobile manure apps and the Waste to Worth conference. Learn more about composting, manure treatment, climate change, small farms, nutrient management, policy & law, air quality, funding opportunities, and porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDv). As always, the events section is full of great meetings and conferences. The "Manure In the News" section is especially interesting. More...

December, 2014

The December webcast is on engaging youth in manure management. The last newsletter of 2014 changes the format by having an "around the horns" section where stories are sorted by topic. Check it out and let us know if you like it! We include manure to energy, soils, biosecurity & PEDv, nutrient management, climate change, winter manure spreading and much more...

November, 2014

Check out November's issue to see a timely webcast on winter manure spreading and for the latest on Waste to Worth. The LPELC climate team has released a new website and there is a featured video on raising poultry for profit. EPA has updated a publication on inspections for animal ag operations, USDA studied heat stress and dairy production, and there are now climate hubs online. There is much more on "cow of the future", antibiotics, state programs, and events to add to your calendar.  More...

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