Content tagged "manure 2014"

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...

Linking Feed Management to Whole Farm Nutrient Management

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

Nutrients in feed is the primary source of Nitrogen, Phosphorus, and Potassium that is imported to livestock and poultry farms. This webcast highlights a...

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...

Livestock Mortality Composting – Beyond the Basics Part 1

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

The topics for this webcast include: pile characteristics for effective composting, management and environmental considerations when siting and managing...

Managing Biosecurity to Control Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv)

The appearance of the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PED) in North America presents significant challenges for manure applicators. Since the virus is...

Bioaerosols from Feedlots and Dairy Farm Operations

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

This webinar focused on research at two locations where aerosolized bacteria and endotoxin are being measured from dairy and feedlot operations. This...

Scientific Overview of Agricultural Carbon Research & the Implications for Climate

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

In response to the rapid pace of global climate change, the work of the Marin Carbon Project and the Carbon Cycle Institute has focused on measuring the...

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...

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...

Thermal Conversion of Animal Manure to Biofuel

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 30, 2017

Continued advances in technology have facilitated new avenues to access and extract energy (in various forms) from materials such as animal manure and crop...

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...

EPA’s Proposed Waters of the U.S. Regulations

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 13, 2017

Update: March, 2017. The Trump administration has issued an executive order directing the EPA and Army Corps of Engineers to review the rule and revise or...

Reaching the Next Generation Through Fun and Interactive Activities

Animal Manure Management Updated: February 26, 2016

This webinar shares ideas and activities that have been used with youth across the country on manure, air quality, and sustainability.  This presentation was...

2014 Webcasts Approved for ARPAS Continuing Education Units

Animal Manure Management Updated: January 22, 2015

 These webcasts have been approved for 1 continuing education unit (each) as part of the American Registry of Professional Animal Scientists (ARPAS) program....

February 2014 Newsletter Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center

Animal Manure Management Updated: February 13, 2014

<==Subscribe to the newsletter or browse past issuesBiomass gasification is a well-developed technology that has the potential to convert various feed stocks...

January 2014 Newsletter Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center

Animal Manure Management Updated: January 13, 2014

<==Subscribe to the newsletter or browse past issuesThe third in a three-part series of webcasts on nutrient recovery from manure treatment systems will...

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