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Compost: Production, Quality, and Use in Commercial Agriculture

Product Details
CIS 1175
Pub. Date: 2010
Last Reviewed: 2015

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The livestock industry produces large quantities of manure that must be disposed of in a way that prevents contamination of water resources. Composting is an efficient way to deal with manure, reducing manure volume by up to 50% and turning it into a product to improve agricultural soils. This 7 page illustrated publication examines four methods of composting.

Author: Mir-M. Syedbagheri

7 pages


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606 S Rayburn St

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