Managing Manure: How to Store, Compost, and Use Organic Livestock Wastes
The book starts by examining manure (“Manure Happens”) and goes on to discuss the characteristics and nutrient content of various species’ manure. The book covers storing, composting, and spreading manure and then offers chapters devoted to handling and marketing certified-organic manure for fertilizer on organic farms.
Anyone who raises livestock must deal with manure. Here’s how to make it manageable, valuable, and even profitable.