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Contact Us

Lisa Torrance
County Extension Director
University of Illinois Extension
3022 W Jackson
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309-837-3939
FAX: 309-833-3019

Local Food Systems and Small Farms

Local Food Systems and Small Farms

Fertilizer & Manure

  • Illinois Manure Management Plan (IMMP)
    The electronic version of the Illinois Manure Management Plan workbook.

  • Manure Central
    A clearninghouse for resources about the production and management of livestock manure.

  • Manure Share
    Manure Share is a manure exchange program that brings gardeners and landscapers searching for organic materials for use in composting or field applications in contact with livestock owners who have excess manure.

  • Swine Waste: Economical and Environmental Treatment Alternatives (SWEETA)
    The SWEETA website includes economic comparisons of using inorganic fertilizer, raw slurry and compost as a soil amendment for corn production, based on actual costs and nutrient analyses.