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Mobile treatment system removes phosphorous from manure

Mobile treatment system removes phosphorous from manure
ARS and university scientists have developed a mobile system for helping dairy farmers make better use of the phosphorus in cow manure.

U.S. Department of Agriculture scientists and their collaborators have developed a mobile system for removing phosphorus from cow manure that may offer dairy farmers greater flexibility in where, when, and how they use the nutrient to fertilize crops.

Manure can be spread onto crop fields as a source of phosphorus, nitrogen and other nutrients important to plant growth. ...




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