Comparing Composted and Raw Manure in Crop Production

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 1993: $1,600.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1994
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $2,500.00
Region: North Central
State: Minnesota
Project Coordinator:


  • Agronomic: corn, oats, rye, grass (misc. perennial), hay
  • Animals: bovine
  • Animal Products: dairy


  • Animal Production: manure management, pasture fertility, pasture renovation, range improvement, grazing - rotational, feed/forage
  • Crop Production: conservation tillage
  • Soil Management: composting
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