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  1. Manure spreader ready to go at MSR 2018.

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    Dec 13, 2018

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    From SWCS Conservation NewsBriefs
    Fertilizers’ impact on soil health compared  |  A University of Wisconsin study found that, compared to inorganic fertilizers, manure contributed to better soil pH, total N, soil organic C, and water-stable aggregates.  |  Article

  2. Side dressing with manure at the 2016 Manure Expo in London, Ohio

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    Nov 14, 2018

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    From the Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center
    Free webinar: Manure sampling considerations in different animal species | November 16 @ 2:30 pm (EST) | Speakers will discuss manure sampling challenges and provide recommendations to reduce sampling error. | Program and registration details

  3. Building a windrow to compost dairy manure and bedding at OSU Wooster Campus.

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    Oct 10, 2018

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    ORAO 2018 Annual Conference  | November 2 | Columbus, Ohio | Find out what’s happening in the composting world: compost benefits and use in organic crop production, in-vessel composting at the Akron Zoo, food waste collection, odor control and more!  Click here for program and registration details.

  4. Building a windrow at the Allen-Oakwood Correction's composting site.

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    Sep 24, 2018

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    NEW! Ohio Livestock Mortality Composting Certification Workshop, September 26., Canfield, Ohio. Composting dead animals is an approved disposal method. This workshop provides the ‘how to’ information needed for certification.     Details

  5. Using cottton briefs to check out soil health.

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    Aug 30, 2018

    From Theresa Dirksen (Ag Solutions):
    NEW: Data in Agriculture and Manure Application Field Day, October 2 in Celina, Ohio. Learn more about data in agriculture, updates to the Tri-State Fertility Guide, manure application demos, precision application demos and more!  CCA and CLM credits are available.    Flyer

  6. Equipment demonstrations at the 2017 Manure Science Review

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    Jul 12, 2018

    MANURE SCIENCE REVIEW  |  Wednesday, July 25, 2018  |  Hardin County, Ohio
    Learn how to avoid manure spills, limit spreading weeds with manure, and more.  See demonstrations on surface runoff, soil health, side dressing, manure spreader calibration.  Continuing education credits available. Register by July 16 for the discounted rate.      Program and registration details 

  7. Demonstrating manure spreader calibration at the 2017 MSR

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    Jun 1, 2018

    MANURE SCIENCE REVIEW
    Wednesday, July 25, 2018  |  Hardin County, Ohio
    Learn how to avoid manure spills, limit spreading weeds with manure, and more.  See demonstrations on surface runoff, soil health, side dressing, manure spreader calibration.  Continuing education credits available.     

  8. Liquid manure application

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    May 10, 2018

    From Stan Smith (OSU):
    Hauling pen pack manure. Glen Arnold, OSU Extension, shares tips for handling and applying pen pack manure to get the most nutrient value from it.     Article

  9. Side dressing with dairy manure

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    Apr 19, 2018

    From Leslie Johnson (LPELC):
    Webinar: Equipment and facilities for managing manure on small farms. Friday, April 20 at 2:30 pm (EDT).  Four presenters will discuss structure and facilities for conservation and waste management plus other options for smaller poultry, equine and livestock farms.     Details

  10. Spreading manure at the 2017 MSR

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    Feb 15, 2018

    Webinar: Making Sense of Treatment Technology Options for Livestock Farms. February 16, 2018 at 2:30 pm. Learn about capabilities, limitations and costs of primary treatment technologies as well as Newtrient’s services for identifying possible technologies. Details

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