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Manure Central

Manure Central

Nutrient Management Planning

Find the latest CLM Training nutrient management plan worksheets here. We also have some calculators for you to estimate your manure's commercial fertilizer equivalent value. The CLM Training workshop information can be found at the link below.

Certified Manure Test Labs

Currently certified by Minnesota Department of Agriculture, new for 2017. A downloadable PDF list is here. To visit their web page CLICK HERE. Each lab name in the list is linked for contact information.

Illinois Custom Applicator List

A listing of applicators and haulers across the state of Illinois.

Certified Livestock Manager Training

The University of Illinois Extension is a subcontractor to the Illinois Department of Agriculture to provide the workshop training and materials and workshop instruction.

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.

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