Manure Characteristics - PDF

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Manure Characteristics is Section 1 of the Manure Management Systems Series.

This publication explains how to
  • Handle manure in liquid, slurry, semisolid, and solid state
  • How to sample, test, and identify content relevant to disposal or land application.
  • Make a manure sampler

Illustrations. Tables. Examples of problem solving. A worksheet for calculating excreted nutrients based on feed rations.

This is copyrighted material. A watermark will appear when printed.


Jeff Lorimor, Emeritus, Extension Engineer, Iowa State University
Wendy Powers, Animal Science, Iowa State University
Al Sutton, Animal Science, Purdue University

24 pp., download, 2004
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