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Twelve things to consider before spreading manure this winter


January 21, 2020
By Manure Manager

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2019 was a year to remember for all the wrong reasons: wickedly wet weather, delayed harvests and now full manure pits. With manure applications taking a backseat to getting crops off the fields, many producers find themselves in the unenviable position of trying to apply manure mid-winter.

If you find yourself considering breaking out the manure spreader in the coming days and weeks, nutrient management researcher Laura Klaiber has some tips she’d like you to keep in mind. Her article, “Winter and wet weather manure applications,” can be found on pages four and five of a recent William H. Miner Agricultural Research Institute report. | READ MORE