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Manure Talk is for people interested in solid manure management and manure composting for horses, goats, sheep and beef

Getting the Most out of Manure Share!!

Posted by Randy Fonner -

Right now we have over 160 people signed up on Manure Share ( www.manureshare.illinois.edu ) with 50 of those people looking for manure. How can Manure Share help you? There are 2 ways you can use Manure Share? 1) Sign up on which ever list fits your need - looking for manure or looking to get rid of manure. Then sit back a...

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Mar 25 Webinar: How Nature Manages Manure

Posted by Ellen Phillips -

How Nature "the Supreme Farmer" Manages Manure http://www.extension.org/pages/Live_Webcast_Information March 25, 2011 at 2:30 PM EDT //...

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E.coli survival on plant roots

Posted by Ellen Phillips -

E. coli can live for weeks around the roots of produce plants and transfer to the edible portions, but the threat can be minimized if growers don't harvest too soon, a Purdue University study shows.... E. coli didn't survive on the plants' surfaces more than 40 days after seeds were planted....

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Join a Manure Run for manure pickup

Posted by Ellen Phillips -

Do you know where your manure goes? Landfill or Compost? A large portion of manure hauled from stables is taken to landfills! Changing Manure Streams i s trying to change that! ΓΌ Do you have ext...

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Anaerobic Digester Operator Training - MSU Ap 13-15

Posted by Ellen Phillips -

A workshop for anaerobic digester operator training will be conducted April 13-15, the coordinators being Michigan State University, University of Wisconsin-Madison, SHWEC and UW-Extension. Class size is limited to 40. http://fyi.uwex.edu/dige...

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Changing Manure Streams presentation

Posted by Ellen Phillips -

Thanks to the Green Drinks network of McHenry County for inviting us to share about the Changing Manure Streams program. It was a good evening. http://www.greendrinks.org/IL/Crystal%20Lake...

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