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Nominations open for Influential Women in Canadian Agriculture recognition program

A new recognition program from the agricultural publications at Annex Business Media, of which Manure Manager is a part, will shine a spotlight on some of the strongest female leaders in the ag world.

Rock Island Soil and Water Conservation District awarded $180,000 from EPA

Rock Island SWCD in Illinois will receive $180,000 in grant funding to provide technical and financial assistance to rural landowners to voluntarily implement the Copperas Creek Watershed Plan.

Hog manure-to-energy project expands in Missouri

With a goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 25 percent by 2025, Smithfield Foods is increasing their hog manure-to-energy projects in Missouri by investing an additional $45 million.
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Livestock Water Recycling on the future of manure

Manure Manager recently interviewed Karen Schuett, co-founder and CEO of Livestock Water Recycling (LWR), a system that separates manure solids from liquid, resulting in high-nutrient organic matter and recycled water that can be used on the farm. Schuett shares where the idea for LWR came from, how it can help the manure industry, and her own hopes for where the manure industry can go. » Read more...
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On-farm biosecurity and animal care training for Ontario dairy farmers

Biosecurity is top of mind for the agriculture industry (and the world) right now. In Ontario, biosecurity requirements on livestock farms became mandatory in September 2019, shortly after this article was written. But a review of the basics and best practices in animal care will help ensure your operation runs as smoothly as possible. Keeping a farm safe and healthy is always in season! » Read more...

World Pork Expo

June 3-5
Location: Des Moines
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Iowa Swine Day 2020

June 25
Location: Ames, IA
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