Analysis of Swine Manure Application Practices in the Midwest

The goal was to identify available and feasible on-farm best management practices and technologies for swine manure storage and land application.

Key Points:

  • As animal production concentrates, increased manure nutrients and could reach levels requiring export to maintain land nutrient balance.
  • Manure separation technologies are more economically feasible when nutrients need to be redistributed across areas.

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