Poultry

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!

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!

Manure fire at MI poultry operation March 2017

Five fire departments responded to reports of a fire at Herbruck's Poultry Ranch in a manure storage building March 7. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Animal waste technology project unveiled in MD February 2017

Governor Larry Hogan and Agriculture Secretary Joe Bartenfelder recently toured the Murphy family’s Double Trouble Farm 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!

Manure pile blamed for sparking AR fire January 2017

How high is too high for a pile of chicken manure? Eight feet, apparently. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Working together, European style January 2017

In Europe, where intensive livestock production is common in countries like the Netherlands, Spain and Germany, concern has been raised about its environmental consequences, including runoff of excessively applied nitrate and phosphate contamination of surface water and soil. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

IA dry manure applicator workshops begin February 2017 December 2016

Iowa State University Extension & Outreach is offering manure applicator certification workshops for dry/solid manure operators on six different dates in 2017 Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Poultry industry, manure haulers tackle biosecurity November 2016

Pennsylvania poultry experts are planning to work with manure haulers to find ways to cinch up biosecurity. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Achieving maximum profit November 2016

Each year, more than 14 million tons of chicken litter is generated in the U.S. Studies have shown that using poultry litter to fertilize crops can be as effective as using synthetic fertilizers. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

One hundred million pounds of power November 2016

Prestage AgEnergy of North Carolina didn’t set out originally to build the largest co-gen plant to run solely on turkey litter. As vice president Michael Pope says, sometimes these things just “kind of evolve.” Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Not your grandpa’s poultry litter stockpile November 2016

Poultry producers in Arkansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and other areas of the United States and Canada are dealing with added nutrient management regulations on a continuous basis. Insight into best practices in stockpiling and application is critical. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Project to recover nitrogen from pig, poultry manure November 2016

A new European research project is aiming to recover nitrogen nutrients from pig and poultry manure during composting & anaerobic digestion. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

MD extends fall 2016 nutrient app deadline to Nov. 15 October 2016

The Maryland Department of Agriculture has extended two key deadlines for nutrient applications this fall. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Getting maximum profit, minimal pollution October 2016

Studies have shown that using poultry litter to fertilize crops, such as cotton, can be as effective as using synthetic fertilizers. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

MA poultry inspectors aren’t bogeymen October 2016

Being inspected by state officials does not need to be a bad experience for poultry growers. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Hurricane Matthew inflicts significant damage on NC ag October 2016

The floodwater hasn’t receded yet, but initial reports show that North Carolina’s agricultural industries took a beating from Hurricane Matthew. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Group loses effort to delay SD permit hearing September 2016

The contested case on issuing a new version of South Dakota’s general permit for concentrated animal feeding operations began recently with an attempt to delay Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

MD project to tap power of chicken manure September 2016

The state of Maryland has been pouring millions of public dollars into private efforts to transform one of the Chesapeake Bay's biggest scourges — chicken waste 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!

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