Is manure still a relevant fertilizer today?
August 19, 2022 by Alena Whitaker, Iowa Learning Farms
Dr. Daniel Andersen, associate professor and extension specialist at Iowa State University, discussed manure application rates, challenges with manure, comparing manure to commercial fertilizers, and how manure can affect water quality in the latest webinar part of the ILF Conservation Webinar Series.
Is there too much manure in Iowa? Is there enough land in Iowa to utilize all of the manure resources? Whether you have liquid or solid, cattle, swine, or poultry manure, and whether you store it in a lagoon or a deep pit, fertilizer prices are high currently which usually drives farmers to manage their manure more efficiently. | READ MORE