NA Manure Expo stirs up Canada
By Marg Land
August 22, 2013, Guelph, Ont – More than 650 farmers and industry people from across Canada and the world took part in the 2013 North American Manure Expo, held August 21 near Guelph, Ont., Canada.
Hundreds of people lined the field to watch as both solid and liquid manure spreaders were demonstrated throughout the day. Attendees also packed the classrooms or crowded around outdoor education sessions, learning the latest on everything from precision manure application to tire pressure and compaction.
On August 20, more than 120 people also took part in a pre-expo bus tour of a local dairy farm operating an anaerobic digester plus visited two other dairy operations to watch the latest technologies available for manure pit agitation. A tour of Husky Farm Equipment was also on the agenda.
Check future issues of Manure Manager magazine to learn more about the activities held at the 2013 expo.
The North American Manure Expo moves to Springfield, MO, in 2014. The event is scheduled for July 9. 2014.