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Workshop explores best practices to capture manure value

Workshop explores best practices to capture manure value

Manure is an important nutrient source for Iowa crops and should be treated as a valuable resource. When managed correctly, farmers can capture that value for soil health and crop production, experts said last week at a manure workshop in Carroll sponsored by the Coalition to Support Iowa’s Farmers (CSIF).

"You can get value out of manure, but you have to treat it like a commercial fertilizer, you can’t treat it like manure," said Abe Sandquist of Natural Fertilizer Services Inc.

Dan Andersen, assistant...




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