Online tool for designing life-saving manure storage

Brownfield Ag News
May 25, 2016
By Brownfield Ag News

May 25, 2016, State College, PA – An online tool has been developed to help save the lives of people who enter manure storage facilities on the farm.

Dennis Murphy, Nationwide Insurance professor of agriculture, safety and health, says pits are designed for the safety of animals but there are complicated computations for designing adequate ventilation for people. That’s where the tool comes in for builders, designers and engineer. READ MORE

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