Manure Agitation

SKU A4131-03

Author(s) Horacio Aguirre-Villegas, Rebecca Larson, Matthew Ruark.

Manure agitation is an important part of storage as it reduces nutrient variability and storage volume. However, despite its advantages, it is an added cost and can release harmful greenhouse gases. This guide to developing a safety plan offers management strategies for people and animals near storage areas during agitation (4 pages; 2017).