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MagneGas deploys sterilization system at hog farm December 2014

MagneGas Corporation announced it has completed construction of its latest Venturi sterilization system, which has been deployed to a major hog farm in Indiana Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Alliance tires help drive manure-spreading world record December 2014

Alliance A-380 flotation tires were a crucial component on the equipment that set a recent world record for manure spreading last summer. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Livestock Water Recycling receives 3M enviro award November 2014

Livestock Water Recycling, Inc. recently announced that company president Ross Thurston has been named as the 2014 recipient of the 3M Environmental Innovation Award. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

MI dairies decommission manure storage areas October 2014

Milk Source LLC has decommissioned multiple manure storage areas since acquiring dairies in Hillsdale and Lenawee counties in Michigan, company officials report. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Wisconsin plant producing electricity with manure October 2014

A Wisc. health care network celebrated the completion of a $14 million project that uses cow manure to produce electricity in conjunction with World Dairy Expo Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Efficiency on wheels September 2014

Nuhn Industries’ Lagoon Crawler is known by many names – the Batmobile, the F1 racecar, Hot Wheels. But to the custom manure applicators who are actually getting this bright red agitation boat manure-splattered, it has one important label – efficient. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

NA Manure Expo September 2014

For Steve Chapman, it was the opportunity of a lifetime. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Staying in the Field September 2014

Carmony rhymes with harmony and that’s the best description for Carmony Stock Farms. They are an Ohio-based, custom manure applicator that foresaw a brighter future providing this service in combination with grain farming than raising hogs because of constraints limiting how large their hog business could grow. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Supervisor calls for digester operator to withdraw August 2014

A Dane County supervisor is calling for the replacement of the company that operates the manure digester in the town of Vienna. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Construction underway creating energy from manure August 2014

Construction is underway on an $80 million renewable energy project developed & constructed by Roeslein Alternative Energy in collaboration with Murphy-Brown. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Biosecurity increases custom manure app costs August 2014

Extra time & effort to clean & disinfect manure application equipment to reduce the risk of spreading PED has increased the cost of manure application. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure digester explosion in Wisconsin sparks fire August 2014

Wisconsin officials are investigating an explosion that destroyed the roof of a 1.25-million gallon manure digester near Waunakee. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Building heavy-duty spreader starts with local control August 2014

A southwest Minnesota cooperative has found good manufacturing success through building products that meet their own stringent criteria. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure-burning power plant in limbo July 2014

Maryland officials are weighing giving Green Planet Power Solutions, the company chosen to build 13.4-megawatt plant, a nearly $35 million subsidy. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Himark makes breakthrough into U.S. market July 2014

At the start, an endless supply of cattle manure from a feedlot near Vegreville fired up Himark’s green power plant to make electricity. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Four MI farms selected to produce electricity July 2014

onsumers Energy is diversifying its energy supply by selecting four Michigan farms to produce renewable energy with anaerobic digesters. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure applicator calls for open reporting of PED July 2014

A southern Manitoba custom swine manure applicator is calling for more open reporting of PED. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Science Meets art July 2014

It’s spring at the Rosenholm Dairy in Waumandee, Wisc., when the snow melts. The robins start chirping, and the half-ton trucks start pulling up to the dairy’s gate to purchase compost and potting soils produced from its cow manure solids. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure prices are on the rise in Tulare County July 2014

Manure is growing in popularity and value as commercial fertilizer become more expensive. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure-into-bedding gaining popularity in Europe June 2014

Green bedding may not be a term you’re familiar with, but it looks set for a surge of popularity in the UK. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!