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

Animal Manure Management September 06, 2016 Print Friendly and PDF

livestock and poultry environmental learning center logo with cow, pig, and chicken sillhouettes over a map of the U.S. with three circling arrowsEver 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 actually Dung Eating Beetles? This presentation was originally broadcast on April 15, 2016. More...

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An Alternative Management Strategy for Manure-impacted Environments

Jeff Bradshaw, University of Nebraska - Lincoln (19 minutes)

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Using the Black Soldier Fly to Recycle Wastes

Jeff Tomberlin, Texas A&M University (13 minutes)

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Filth Fly Identification and Control

Kristina Friesen, USDA-ARS (18 minutes)

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