Compost

Common mistakes with manure application March 2017

An inspector with the Ohio Department of Agriculture says there are two common mistakes farmers make when applying manure in crop fields. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

BC farm can continue its practices February 2017

Stanhope Dairy Farm Ltd. and the District of Central Saanich have agreed to a settlement, allowing the operation to continue its farming practices. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

FL county approves land use for manure recycling February 2017

Palm Beach County commissioners approved a land use change that would allow a horse manure recycling facility to operate Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure lagoon breach creates water worries in BC February 2017

Conservation officers are investigating after a manure storage lagoon on a Spallumcheen farm overflowed. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

IL manure share program has limited users February 2017

Illinois Manure Share is a manure exchange program that brings gardeners and landscapers searching for organic materials in contact with livestock owners Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

MD spends $1M/year to transport chicken litter January 2017

Supporters say the Perdue AgriRecycle facility is one solution for chicken farmers on the Eastern Shore who need to get rid of manure. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Compost bedding good for cow claw health November 2016

The use of wood shavings and sawdust in dairy barns instead of straw bedding is especially good for cow claw health according to a study by Austrian researchers Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

System at MN dairy is good for cows, environment November 2016

Dorrich Dairy, just south of Glenwood, has a new manure composting system that converts manure into bedding for the cows. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

TMC, Menicon launch manure composting product October 2016

Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) & contact lens manufacturer Menicon Co., Ltd. (Menicon) have jointly developed a new liquid livestock manure composting product Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Composted manure has drawback September 2016

Mary Ann Doré had the best of intentions when she designed and built a new dairy barn in 2011. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Learn about composting livestock manure in IL September 2016

Nutrients in surface waters that head toward the Gulf of Mexico are a big issue. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

MD awards $1.7 million for manure management projects September 2016

The Maryland Department of Agriculture has awarded $1.7 million in grants for two animal waste management technology projects in Somerset & Anne Arundel counties Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Cementing a composting solution August 2016

The Winchell family farm in Alberta is relatively small – around 300 laying hens, 70 sheep, as well as a number of pigs and cattle. But not long ago, the 120-acre farm raised around 12,500 layer breeders as well as 4,200 egg laying ducks for the Filipino and Vietnamese market. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

NC State compost barn catches fire August 2016

A compost barn for North Carolina State University’s Chicken Educational Unit, which contained manure from the chicken and turkey coops, caught fire recently. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Composting Versus Stockpiling August 2016

In North America, antibiotics are routinely administered to livestock for treating cases of disease and in some jurisdictions, they are given at sub-therapeutic Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

JBS project could resolve manure issues August 2016

For years, JBS has struggled with the handling of waste material from its meatpacking plant in Grand Island. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Composting Bison manure July 2016

The American bison is making a comeback and a North Dakota-based, start-up company called Bison Compost LLC is hoping this translates into growing sales for the Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Ohio cattle operation uses manure composting July 2016

After years of hauling liquid manure from their Fairfield County beef operation, Robert and Andy Wolfinger decided they needed to do something different Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Building a compost empire June 2016

Welcome to the manure fortress, said Tim Sigrist, stretching his arms to show off three acres of composting manure. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Tackling the yield challenge May 2016

In 2013, eastern Canadian potato growers were concerned: they were not seeing the yield increases experienced by growers throughout the rest of North America. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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