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Jim Hoorman demonstrates soil slaking at the 2017 Manure Science Review

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From Briggette Moneymaker (OSU)
Free webinar: Best Management Practices for Water Quality | February 24 at 10 am (ET) |  Greg LaBarge and Libby Dayton, with OSU, will be joined by members of the Stateler Family Farms to discuss what does and does not work. CCA credits: NM-1; S&WM-0.5) available. |  Register

From Rebcca Larons (University of Wisconsin):
Free virtual conference: Midwest Manure Summit | February 24 from 9-3:15 (CT) | Sessions include pelletizing solids, ammonia capture, biochar, odors, wet gasification, and more.  |  Details

From Mark Baderscher (OSU):
Virtual: Conservation Tillage and Technology Conference | March 9-12, 2021 from 8 am – 2 pm daily | Learn more about nutrient management, soil and water management, and more. CCA and CLM credits available.  |  Details

From Ohio Ag Net:
Manure and Cover Crops | The best cover crops for fall manure application can survive and uptake nutrients in winter, have small fibrous roots,  and are easy to kill. Jim Hoorman discusses varieties, seed quality, and seed planting methods and timing,   |  Details

From Morning AgClips:
To reduce greenhouse gases, dairy has solution for all | A Massachusetts dairy’s anaerobic digester uses manure from its 174 dairy cows, 30 beef cattle, and food waste from local business to generate 2.5 million KW hours of electricity annually and reduce greenhouse emission equivalent to 357 cars.  |  Article

From the internet rabbit hole:
Rent a goat for zoom |  Details 
Rent a goat for whatever  |  Details