Promoting Manure Composting for Livestock Operations: Public Value Statement

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2019: $50,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2022
Grant Recipient: University of Minnesota Extension
Region: North Central
State: Minnesota
Project Coordinator:
Chryseis Modderman
University of Minnesota Extension
Composting is a process producers in all sectors of agriculture can use, whether they raise livestock, crops, vegetables or companion animals. Composting creates a stable, nutrient-rich product that can prevent surface water pollution while also being beneficial for plant growth.
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators
This product is associated with the project "Promoting manure composting for livestock operations"
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.