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Composting Manure and Other Organic Residues in the North Central Region

Composting Manure and Other Organic Residues in the North Central Region

Product Details

Product number: 
NCR600
Product type: 
pamphlet
Pub. Date: 
1998
Pages: 
5

Price: $2.25

This concise publication can help Midwest livestock producers make the most of what would otherwise be considered “waste.” Properly composted manure provides an excellent, economical source of nutrients for cropland, without causing excessive odor or insect problems. Covers the composting process, methods used for best results, specifications for major livestock commodities, and compost management and land application. Includes tables and a list of further references.