Environment Protection

Illinois Pork Producers launch manure app March 2017

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. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

LWR, University of Calgary up for $10 million prize March 2017

Livestock Water Recycling, with the University of Calgary, has been named to a short list of finalists to win Stage One of the George Barley Water Prize Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manitoba government to “modify” hog, manure limits March 2017

The Manitoba government is introducing proposed legislation that would reduce outdated, contradictory, complicated or ineffective regulatory requirements Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

SD study helps set guidelines for winter manure applications March 2017

A recent study by a South Dakota State University graduate student looked at different methods of applying solid manure in winter months and their effects on water quality. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Mobile System Removes Phosphorus from Manure March 2017

A mobile system for removing phosphorus from cow manure may offer dairy farmers greater flexibility in where, when, and how they use the nutrient to fertilize crops. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

WI DNR responding to manure spill in Brown County March 2017

Wisconsin’s Department of Natural Resources recently responded to a manure spill, estimated at 100,000 gallons, in southeast Brown County. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

WA lawmakers asked to fund manure-into-water technology March 2017

An engineer told Washington lawmakers March 14 that public funding would spur technology to distill cow manure into dry fertilizer and clean water Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

NY farm receives violation notice for poultry manure March 2017

A farm that placed poultry manure on the edge of a field has removed it, according to the state Department of Environmental Conservation. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Small manure spill quickly contained in IA March 2017

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources field office in Spencer responded March 9 to a small manure spill about 0.5 miles south of Newkirk in Sioux County. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Poultry manure outweighs hog waste, NC report finds March 2017

In a surprising conclusion, a new report finds North Carolina poultry farms generate far more nutrients in manure than do hog farms. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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!

WI county announces manure storage program March 2017

Dane County Executive Joe Parisi recently announced a new program to help clean up area lakes by assisting small and medium sized farms store manure Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

OriginClear enters ag wastewater treatment March 2017

OriginClear Inc., a provider of water treatment solutions, recently announced its entry into the agricultural wastewater treatment market. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Dairy waste floods homes in WA March 2017

An Outlook dairy has unleashed a flood of hazardous water into and around nearby homes. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

New tool for managing nutrient run-off March 2017

Alberta Agriculture & Forestry & the Intensive Livestock Working Group have been collaborating to build a farm management tool to manage phosphorus run-off Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

WI manure applicators: Plan to spread? Look ahead March 2017

With an early spring looking like a good possibility, Wisconsin agriculture officials are asking farmers to check the Runoff Risk Advisory Forecast online Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

ID officials investigate possible dairy discharge February 2017

Officials with the Idaho State Department of Agriculture are investigating the source of water contamination in Lincoln and Gooding counties 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!

Cattle, humans both help taint wells in WI February 2017

In a new study of groundwater conditions in Kewaunee County, researchers found higher levels of well contamination from cattle during wet weather Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

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