Swine Manure Management

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dc.contributor.author Murphy, James P.
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dc.date.available 2010-03-10T22:35:17Z
dc.date.issued 2010-03-10T22:35:17Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/3128
dc.description.abstract Manure nutrients help build and maintain soil fertility. Manure also improves tilth, increases waterholding capacity, lessens wind and water erosion, improves aeration, and promotes beneficial organisms. When wastes include runoff or dilution water, they can supply water as well as nutrients to crops. The economic value of manure fertilizer is calculated from its available nitrogen (N), phosphorus (P), and potassium (K) at commercial fertilizer prices. These values change with the costs of fertilizer and handling practices. en_US
dc.publisher Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Swine day, 1996 en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station contribution; no. 97-142-S en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Report of progress (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service); 772 en_US
dc.subject Swine en_US
dc.subject Manure management en_US
dc.title Swine Manure Management en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 1996 en_US
dc.citation.epage 180 en_US
dc.citation.spage 177 en_US
dc.description.conference Swine Day, Manhattan, KS, November 21, 1996 en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid jmurphy en_US

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