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Manure Expo

No more IA livestock confinements?

Iowa lawmakers should halt construction on animal confinements until Iowa's water quality is significantly improved, a coalition of about two dozen state, local and national groups said Jan. 16.

NE offering land application training

Eight Nebraska Extension offices across the state will offer workshops in February providing livestock and crop farmers with information on how to turn manure nutrients into better crop yields while protecting the environment.

Lawsuit challenges CA county’s cattle plans

Conservation groups sued Tulare County recently for approving a climate action plan for feedlots and other cattle operations that could worsen air quality and undercut California’s greenhouse gas reduction goals.
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Featured News 
Featured News

New livestock environmental management educator hired in central MI

Michigan State University Extension is pleased to announce that Erica Rogers recently began as an Extension educator to serve the livestock industry throughout the state of Michigan.

“I am excited to build relationships with farmers locally and statewide to help them maximize production while remaining environmentally sound as well as educating community members on the important role that agriculture plays in the food system and the steps agriculture takes daily to protect the environment,” Rogers said.
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Professional Nutrient Applicators Association of Wisconsin Annual Meeting

January 18-19, 2018
Location: Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
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Nutrient Recover & Digester Summit

January 23, 2018
Location: South Burlington, Vermont
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Iowa Pork Congress

January 24-25, 2018
Location: Des Moines, Iowa
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2018 International Poultry Expo

January 29-February 1, 2018
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
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