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November 20, 2019

Manure survey: Waste or valuable agricultural resource?

A team of university educators and agricultural organizations released a survey hoping to better understand what impacts manure use on cropland. Applicators and users of manure are invited to complete the online survey before it closes on Jan. 31, 2020.

Biogas rule changes to increase economic opportunities in Ontario

The Ontario government launched consultations to enable biogas upgrading to produce renewable natural gas on the farm, ways to streamline approvals, and requirements for off-farm and agricultural feedstocks.

2019 Biogas Award Winners announced

The winning projects in dairy and agriculture were the Valley View project, which creates renewable natural gas (RNG) from hog waste, and the Calumet Renewable Energy project which manages dairy RNG through a virtual pipeline.
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Featured articles 

Made from manure: new material for packaging

One man’s manure is another man’s treasure, and that’s exactly what’s happening with CowPots. CowPots are biodegradable planting pots made from composted and dried dairy cattle manure. » Read more...

From the Editor: Making manure mainstream

Manure isn’t new – it’s always been here, and it’s becoming mainstream as more consumer-facing companies start to notice its potential. Whether it’s blending into a pipeline, being applied on corn, or being spread on the freeway through vehicles, manure has entered the mainstream. » Read more...

2019 Sustainable Agriculture Summit

Nov. 20-22
Location: Indianapolis, IN
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Midwest Pork Conference

Dec. 3
Location: Danville, IN
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Banff Pork Seminar

Jan. 7-9
Location: Banff, AB
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