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Poo is not to play with: Manure Handling Safety

Animal Manure Management Updated: September 19, 2017

In this webinar, Penn State University extension professionals share on the dangers associated with agitation, confined spaces, safe operating procedures,...

Anaerobic Digestion Systems

Animal Manure Management Updated: August 14, 2017

In this webinar, presenters discuss opportunities and the value of these systems as well as the challenges that may come along when using an anaerobic...

The Use of Runoff Risk Advisory Tools for Water Quality Protection

Animal Manure Management Updated: June 29, 2017

This webinar presents four different current runoff advisory tools: the Runoff Risk Advisory Forecast (WI), Application Risk Management System (WA),...

On-Farm Nutrient Management Research: Replacing Commercial Sidedress Nitrogen with Liquid Livestock Manure on Emerged Corn

Animal Manure Management Updated: June 08, 2017

This webinar highlights the on-farm research that has been done and is being planned in the state of Ohio to capitalize on the opportunity to apply in-season...

Planning for Climate Resiliency

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

Resiliency to weather risk is, on one hand, a topic that farmers and ranchers are already familiar with, but now climate change is adding new uncertainties...

Pathogens 101: Manure and Veterinary Pathogens of Concern, Who are they and what do they do?

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webinar serves as an overview of bacteria, viruses, and parasites found in manure and other land-applied wastes as well as pathogens of veterinary...

A Nutrient Management Training Course for Farmers: A Vermont Case Study

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

The webinar focuses on the farmer nutrient management course, outcomes and tools developed for the course including goGrop. This presentation was originally...

U.S. EPA Nutrient Recycling Challenge

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webcast will provides an overview of the goals and development of the Nutrient Recycling Challenge put forth by the U.S. EPA.This presentation was...

Manure Safety and Transport

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

In the rush to complete harvest, manure application, and winter preparations, small mistakes and accidents can result in major downtime, expense and...

Drone Use in Animal Agriculture

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webcast contains an overview of the capabilities of drones, the potential for drone use in animal agriculture, and the current FAA regulations. This...

Implementation and Experiences of NAQSAT Around the US

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

Recently, NAQSAT was incorporated in the USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service guidance to assist in resource concern identification and conservation...

MANURE ENTOMOLOGY: Manure Management That Won’t “Bug You”

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

Ever wonder how Mother Nature takes care of her own waste stream? Did you know Scarab Beetles that were worshipped and worn in ancient times as jewelry are...

Antibiotic Resistance and Animal Agriculture

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webcast examines the veterinary feed directive and how it impacts animal agriculture as well as discusses the state of the science as it relates to...

Construction and Maintenance of a Manure Pond - Part 2

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This presentation discusses manure pond liners, case study of installation of synthetic liners, a system to detect seepage rate from manure ponds, and a...

Construction and Maintenance of a Manure Pond - Part 1

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This presentation discusses manure pond liners, case study of installation of synthetic liners, a system to detect seepage rate from manure ponds, and a...

Communicating Science Amidst Controversy

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webinar presents some of the principles of communicating science-based information and case studies and examples of effective (and not effective)...

Pathways for Effective Information Transfer Between Manure Management Professionals

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webinar presents the results of a national survey on how manure nutrient management professionals, learn, share and collaborate, and how we can use this...

Mortality Management Options During an Avian Influenza Outbreak

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webcast provides an update of the outbreak and highlights mortality management options. This presentation was originally broadcast on October 16, 2015....

Thermal Manure-to-Energy Systems for Farms: Technical and Environmental Feasibility

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

Results of performance evaluations, including technical and environmental feasibility are presented, along with results from field trials where ash and...

Horse Manure Composting: Specific Steps to Start or Improve the Process

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webcast discusses various aspects of composting horse manure. Bedding options and how they impact the composting process as well as basic design...

Micro Manure Management

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webinar takes a look at the smallest manure managers, microbes and soil mesofauna, and how the work they do can drive our farming systems. This...

Manure and Nutrient Management in Tile Drained Lands

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webinar exposes participants to management and fate of manure and nutrients in tile drained agricultural landscapes. This presentation was originally...

Mobile Manure Apps

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webcast features a developer who has worked extensively with university extension as well as many other clients in sports, journalism, and agriculture....

Winter Manure Application Options

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

Manure application in winter brings increased risk of runoff reaching surface or groundwater resources. Practical and science-based options exist for...

Livestock Mortality Composting – Beyond the Basics Part 2

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

Topics for this webcast include: fate of euthanasia drugs during composting; can composting destroy prions; and mortality composting worker safety...

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