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Manure hauler certification offered at annual summit

An extension educator says Michigan’s Manure Hauler Certification Program is providing third-party education and training for manure handling. Michigan State University’s Charles Gould tells Brownfield the program allows farms and application firms to proactively train staff about current regulations and receive insurance premium discounts. “That... Read More.

Researchers use electricity to separate nutrients, chemicals from manure

Photo: Lab showing separation of nutrients from manure by Rui Wang/University of Wisconsin New research at the University of Wisconsin shows farmers might someday be able to extract several valuable products from manure. Chemistry researcher Song Jin tells Brownfield that by energizing a special electrode,... Read More.