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How UGA’s Jersey program took off

UGA’s Jersey Active Management by Students (JAMS) program pairs students with cows to help them understand the nuances of Jerseys.

Widespread manure fraud often goes unpunished: Report

A European analysis found that some are frequently getting away with illegal manure disposal.

Ag in brief: Getting safe with young farmers and more

Plus, USDA gets multilingual to help farmers.
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IWCA series: Simone Demers-Collins

From government and extension to independent consultation as a professional home economist, Simone Demers-Collins’ career has been defined by the moments that she chose to say “yes.” From planning networking events in the midst of an unseasonable snowstorm to turning around projects promoting canola with very little budget, Demers-Collins shares what’s led to her to where she is today. » Read more...

What you need to know about pit safety

Safety applies to all aspects of manure management, but pits are an especially difficult beast. Between drowning incidents and toxic fumes, there is no room for cut corners when dealing with manure pits. The medical and cloth masks people have gotten used to wearing over the last year aren’t enough to protect from dangerous manure gases, and those effects can go far before it’s too late. Read what experts have to say about how to leave no stone unturned and assure that you’re always on your toes when working with pits. » Read more...
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Manure composting workshop

July 21, 2021
Carrington, ND
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Manure composting workshop

Aug. 11, 2021
Morris, MN
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Sulphur & Sulphuric Acid 2021

Nov. 1-3, 2021
Online/United Kingdom
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