Content tagged "liquid manure"

Calibrating Liquid Manure Application Equipment

Animal Manure Management Updated: June 12, 2018

Liquid manure application equipment includes tankers (sometimes called honey-wagons) and hose-drag (also referred to as drag-hose) systems. Depending upon...

Anaerobic Digestion Systems

Animal Manure Management Updated: November 17, 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...

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...

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...

Making Maximum Use of Nutrients in Liquid Manure

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

Ohio State University Extension has conducted small-plot and on-farm research on using swine and dairy manure as a sidedress nitrogen source for corn. This...

Capturing Valuable Nutrients from Manure: Part 3

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webcast is the last in a series of 3 webcasts that provide information on: the need to capture nutrients for recycling off-farm, global phosphorus...

Capturing Valuable Nutrients from Manure: Part 2

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webcast is the second in a series of 3 webcasts that provide information on: the need to capture nutrients for recycling off-farm, global phosphorus...

Capturing Valuable Nutrients from Manure: Part 1

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webcast is the first in a series of 3 webcasts that will provide information on: the need to capture nutrients for recycling off-farm, global phosphorus...

Proper Closure of Earthen Manure Storage Structures

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

When confined animal facilities cease operation, earthen manure storage and treatment structures must be closed properly to ensure that they pose little risk...

Anaerobically Digested Manures

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webcast shares information on: monitoring protocols for anaerobic digesters, fate of nitrogen from manure after it has been anaerobically digested (AD),...

Utilizing Liquid Livestock Manure as a Top-dress to Wheat and Side-dress to Corn

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webcast discusses five years of on-farm research plots where liquid swine and dairy manure has been applied to soft red winter wheat fields and compared...

Manure Application in No-Till

Dairy Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

Novel Approaches to Manure Application in No-Till. This webcast features some of what has been learned about the agronomic, economic and environmental...

Manure Spills and Emergency Planning

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

Managing Manure Spills and AFO/CAFO Emergency Planning. This presentation was originally broadcast on July 9, 2010. More...What software do you need to view...

Calibrating Irrigation Equipment for Manure Application

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 17, 2016

Irrigation equipment can be used to land apply manure with a solids content of up to 2-3 percent depending upon the type of equipment used and nozzle size....

Liquid Manure Storage Ponds, Pits, and Tanks

Animal Manure Management Updated: October 27, 2015

Waste storage pits and indoor tanks are generally under-floor inside the dairy, swine (and sometimes poultry) housing. Waste storage ponds and above ground...

Liquid Manure Treatment Lagoons

Animal Manure Management Updated: October 27, 2015

There are many options for the handling and storage of liquid manure. This page describes and differentiates some of the most common systems.Most...

Liquid Manure Sampling Procedures

Animal Manure Management Updated: October 26, 2015

When testing manure, your nutrient management plan is only as good as your ability to obtain a representative sample. In liquid manure storage, agitation is...

Liquid Manure Collection and Handling Systems

Animal Manure Management Updated: October 23, 2015

Handling and storage of liquid manure requires planning and consideration of the best fit for the entire system. Below are some descriptions of common liquid...

Role of Solid Liquid Separation in Manure Storage

Animal Manure Management Updated: October 10, 2014

There are benefits for manure storage systems in separating manure into solid and liquid components. Solid-liquid manure separation is also a desirable first...

Liquid Manure Storage Treatment Options, Including Lagoons

Animal Manure Management Updated: July 31, 2013

A vital component of liquid livestock and poultry manure collection and handling systems is storage capacity for the collected manure and associated...

Manure Nutrients, Cover Crops, and Slurry Seeding

Dairy Animal Manure Management Updated: July 23, 2013

Cover crops are being promoted as a way to keep manure nutrients from leaching or running off during 'idle' months in the field. Coupling manure application...

Air Emissions After Manure Land Application Including Subsurface Application of Poultry Litter and Solid Manure

Dairy Animal Manure Management Updated: June 10, 2013

When manure is land applied there are many different gases emitted, including greenhouse gases and those that contribute to odors. How much is emitted and...

Grid Soil Sampling to Guide Manure Application

Animal Manure Management Updated: June 04, 2013

Grid soil sampling for phosphorus and potassium can identify areas in fields with nutrient deficiencies and other areas with sufficient or excess nutrients....

Costs of Liquid Manure Application and Transport

Animal Manure Management Updated: February 14, 2011

Liquid manures are most common with pork production where the manure is flushed from the building and stored outside in lagoons. Liquid manures are mostly...

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