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May 13, 2015
FEATURED NEWS: Manure Expo: Hurry! Time’s running out
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Researchers target more efficient removal, transport of phosphorus

The executive director of the Manitoba Livestock Manure Management Initiative says research planned for this summer will help manure applicators reduce the cost of relocating phosphorus from areas where it is in excess to areas where it is in short supply. >> Read full article

MI hosting “What’s New with Poo” bus tour

On August 18, 2015, Michigan State University Extension and the Clinton County Conservation District will be hosting a farm tour for livestock farmers and cash crop farmers who utilize manure in their crop nutrient program. >> Read full article

Pork industry: Don’t kill NC’s renewable energy mandate

North Carolina’s pork producers are urging state lawmakers not to tinker with a 2007 renewable energy law that requires electric utilities to tap hog manure as a fuel source to generate electricity. >> Read full article

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Manure Expo: Hurry! Time’s running out

The 2015 North American Manure Expo, taking place July 14 and 15, 2015, in Chambersburg, Penn., is just around the corner. The annual event provides an opportunity for custom manure applicators and livestock producers to advance their knowledge of manure-nutrient utilization while showcasing the latest technology in manure handling, treatment and application.
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 Event Calendar 
 

Dairy Environmental Systems & Climate Adaptation Conference and Tour

July 29-31, 2015
Location: The Statler Hotel, Ithaca, NY >> More Info

Beef Sen$e

August 6-8, 2015
Location:Trent University, Peterborough, Ont. >> More Info

Beef Farmers of Ontario's 8th Annual Cow-Calf Roadshow

September 9-10, 2015
More details to come. >> More Info

Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

November 6-15, 2015
Location: Exhibition Place, Toronto, ON >> More Info