Manure Application/Handling

WI residents object to trucks on road, manure January 2013

Two New Haven residents have asked the Town Board to stop the spreading of manure on farmers’ fields and the hauling of it over town roads. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Keeping drag hoses in good condition January 2013

Drag hoses don’t come cheap. Depending on the system, hoses can represent a substantial capital investment. Getting a long life out of your drag hoses is good for the bottom line. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

W.D. FARMS January 2013

Customers often ask custom manure applicator Eric Dresbach to point out where he has land applied the manure from their hog or dairy farms because when they inspect the job, they can’t smell it. He takes that as a compliment. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Advanced nutrient management course Feb. 5-6 January 2013

The University of Missouri Extension Commercial Agriculture Program will hold the 2013 Annual Advanced Nutrient Management Course Feb. 5-6, 2013. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

FUNK FAMILY FEEDLOT January 2013

The Funk family farm in central Illinois was established in 1824, a mere 48 years after the signing of the American Declaration of Independence. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

CIFS launches expanded education program December 2012

The Canadian International Farm Show has organized an expanded educational program for all attendees of the event. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Trends in farm machinery investment in Alberta December 2012

Machinery is often the second greatest investment, next to land, on most crop based farm operations. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

IA company simplifying manure management November 2012

An Iowa-based company is using a well-established manure pit product combined with a new delivery system to simplify manure management on hog and dairy farms. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Western Canadian Crop Production Show - January 7-10, 2013 November 2012

Exhibits at the Western Canadian Crop Production Show are directly related to crop production. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

North American Manure Expo brings all facets together November 2012

University of Wisconsin Extension and the Professional Nutrient Applicators Association of Wisconsin teamed up in August 2012 for the North American Manure Expo with a theme of Professional Manure Management. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Emissions from feedyards monitored in TX study November 2012

A researcher with Texas A&M AgriLife Research is exploring the nitrous oxide and methane emissions from beef cattle feedlots and what can be done to control it. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Kelley Manufacturing wins AE50 Award November 2012

It was announced recently that Kelley Manufacturing had won a 2013 AE50 Award for its KMC 6400 Litter Windrower. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Jamesway Pumpeller wins AE50 Award November 2012

Jamesway Farm Equipment’s Pumpeller hybrid manure pump is one of several manure application and handling technologies that earned a 2013 AE50 Awards. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

SlurryKat announces worldwide distribution November 2012

SlurryKat, a slurry-handling specialist company based in Waringstown, Northern Ireland, has announced an international distribution program. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

DeLaval barn system controller wins award November 2012

At EuroTier 2012, a European trade show dedicated to agriculture, DeLaval’s barn system controller (BSC) was awarded the EuroTier silver medal for innovation. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

VA farmers learn about chicken manure application November 2012

Farmers in Virginia are learning new technology to use on their farms to help utilize resources they might already have, such as chicken manure. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Aussie manure injector delivers to the roots November 2012

Farmers in Australia are trying out a new direct drill manure injector that delivers manure directly into the soil with little waste. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

WA dairy operating new manure separator October 2012

The owner of a Mabton, WA, dairy says he has a solution to manure separation and management with a new $1.5 million system he's installed on his 5000 cow dairy. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Farming by the Inch October 2012

About half of those listening to the presentation in Jake Kraayenbrink’s back 40 near Moorefield, Ont., confessed to having a smartphone. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Wastewater biofilter tested on CA dairy October 2012

Victor Fanelli, a Hilmar dairyman, recently volunteered his farm as the test site for what scientists are calling a wastewater biofilter. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!