Content tagged "manure"

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...

Manure and Soil Biology

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

In the Manure and Soil Biology roundtable, our goal was to discover the influence of manure, both positive and negative, on soil biology. We discussed if...

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...

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...

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....

Water Quality Index for Agricultural Runoff Tool

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

The presentation provides an overview of the tool with a demo and discuss how it can be used by NRCS field staff and others in evaluating and tracking...

Microarthropods as Bioindicators of Soil Health Following Land Application of Swine Slurry

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 17, 2017

As producers of livestock and agricultural crops continue to focus significant efforts on improving the environmental, economic, and social sustainability of...

Sensitivity of Soil Microbial Processes to Livestock Antimicrobials

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 16, 2017

Many of the antimicrobials administered to livestock are excreted in manure where they may undergo natural breakdown, become more tightly associated with the...

Cataloging and Evaluating Dairy Manure Treatment Technologies

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 10, 2017

To provide a forum for the introduction and evaluation of technologies that can treat dairy manure to the dairy farming community and the vendors that...

The Value of Cover Crops in Dairy Production Systems

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 04, 2017

The purpose of this research was to identify trade-offs among soil erosion, soil health, and crop production when using cover crops with manure...

Manure & Soil Health: Roundtables to Advance our Understanding of the State of the Science

Animal Manure Management Updated: April 13, 2017

Farmers and ranchers are becoming increasingly aware of the importance of soil quality/health to the productivity and sustainability of their agricultural...

Manure and Cover Crops

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 30, 2017

In the Manure and Cover Crops roundtable, our goal was to discover whether manure and cover crops have complementary benefits related to soil quality. We...

Spotlight on Manure Management in North Carolina and the Atlantic Coastal Plains

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 21, 2017

To provide information about commonly-found manure management systems and approaches in North Carolina and the Coastal Plains, and discuss opportunities for...

Utilization of Woody Biomass and Manure as Agricultural Soil Amendments in Nebraska

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 21, 2017

While Eastern Redcedar are native to Nebraska and much of the Central U.S., the ability of these trees to thrive in many soils and under a broad range of...

Manure Treatment and Natural Inactivation of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus in Soils

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 21, 2017

The porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDv) outbreak in North America has substantially impacted swine production, causing nearly 100% mortality in infected...

Manure and Soil Health Testing

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 09, 2017

In the Manure and Soil Health Testing roundtable, our goal was to discover what current soil health tests help to quantify manure impacts on soil...

Manure and Soil Erosion, Runoff, and Losses

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 06, 2017

In the Manure and Soil Erosion, Runoff, and Losses roundtable, our goal was to discover the influence of manure on soil and runoff. We discussed if certain...

Manure and Soil Health (MaSH) Project

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 06, 2017

During this webinar, speakers introduce new MaSH programs and will present ideas on how research and educational programs can be shared across state borders....

Ventilation Systems for Confined Space Manure Storage

Ag Safety and Health Updated: October 26, 2016

(Source: Agricultural Safety and Health, Pennsylvania State University)Ventilation systems for confined space manure storage. (2013). Farm and Ranch...

Confined Spaces: Emergencies and Rescue

Ag Safety and Health Updated: October 26, 2016

Confined space: Emergencies and rescue. (2012) Farm and Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice. Retrieved from...

Manure Foaming

Ag Safety and Health Updated: October 26, 2016

 Manure foaming. (2012) Farm and Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice. Retrieved from...

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