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Managing Manure: How to Store, Compost, and Use Organic Livestock Wastes. A Storey BASICS®Title (Paperback)

Managing Manure: How to Store, Compost, and Use Organic Livestock Wastes. A Storey BASICS®Title By Mark Kopecky Cover Image
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Anyone who raises livestock or keeps horses must deal with manure. This Storey BASICS® guide shows you how to make this process manageable, useful, and even profitable. Organic dairy farmer and soil scientist Mark Kopecky explains the fundamentals of storing, composting, and spreading manure; the nutritional content of manure from various animals; and how to handle, transport, and market manure for additional income. You’ll soon discover that your farm’s waste may be its biggest asset. 

About the Author


Mark Kopecky is an organic dairy farmer as well as a soil scientist who has worked for 22 years in the University of Wisconsin Extension system.



Product Details
ISBN: 9781612124582
ISBN-10: 1612124585
Publisher: Storey Publishing, LLC
Publication Date: February 24th, 2015
Pages: 112
Language: English
Series: Storey Basics