Manure Application

Dribble bar manure application February 2015

Spreading liquid manure has always been challenging for farmers. Spraying it on fields is smelly and not terribly consistent. Like this? Tweet it to your followers! 2 comments

Grants for manure injection available from MDA February 2015

The Maryland Department of Agriculture has announced that cost-share grants are available to help farmers cover the cost of injecting or incorporating manure Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Digi-Star’s NT8000i earns AE50 award January 2015

The American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) will present Digi-Star with an AE50 award for the NT8000i during its annual meeting in Feb Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure application: New technology from the old world November 2014

Manure plays a vital role in maintaining soil health, but getting the right amount of manure to the right places at the right times can be challenging. 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!

Project looks at long-term impacts of fertilizer August 2014

Applying 50 tons of manure per acre for one year is a heavy application, repeating that rate for eight years is a lot of manure — and a lot of nitrogen. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Side-dressing manure offers benefits August 2014

Manure application technology and research findings were on display the Western Ohio Manure Application Technology Field Day held in Mercer County recently. 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!

New poultry litter applicator can cut nutrient runoff July 2014

Researchers will demonstrate a prototype farm implement that cuts nutrient runoff and bacterial contamination from poultry litter at the Manure Science Review. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

UNL manure demonstration day being held July 29 June 2014

The 2014 Nebraska Manure Application Demonstration Day is July 29th at the Dawson County Fairgrounds in Lexington, Neb. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

UI researches ammonia, odor reductions March 2014

In an effort to rein in ammonia emissions & odor from land applying liquid manure held in dairy lagoons, University of Idaho is studying land application. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Permit approved in WI for manure irrigation research February 2014

the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has renewed the Wisconsin Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (WPDES) permit at Ebert Dairy Enterprises. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

MDA issues request for manure technologies January 2014

The Maryland Department of Agriculture has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to solicit proposals for manure management demonstration projects. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure app calculates value January 2014

The need to be able to estimate the value of manure as crop nutrient source is the result of increased use of manure to replace crop nutrients that have long been supplied by commercial inorganic fertilizers. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

MI farmer recovering from entanglement in spreader December 2013

An Ottawa County farmer is recovering from injuries received during a recent farming accident. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Largest biogas cogeneration project in Canada opens December 2013

The largest anaerobic digester co-generation facility in Canada officially opened on December 4th. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

MRSA and manure October 2013

Living near farms and crop fields treated with manure may increase the risk of acquiring a potentially deadly infection. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Research minimizes effects of standards on mushroom industry September 2013

Strict requirements on the use of animal manures in fresh produce production could adversely impact the mushroom industry. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Spreading manure: There’s an app for that September 2013

The App Store is releasing an app that allows dairy farmers to calculate how much manure they need to spread. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

LWR installing manure system on Wisconsin dairy September 2013

The first Wisconsin dairy to install Livestock Water Recycling, Inc.’s (LWR) manure treatment system will be Shiloh Dairy in Brillion, WI. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!