Mixed Organic Farming with out using any pesticides | Balakrishnan Nair

Balakrishnannair is an adept farmer who was able to create a natural organic farm out of the rich silent valley area and make it rewarding. Mother earth blessed him in return by giving him prospering results. The specialty of this soil is that, even in very hot and humid climate, the soil does not turn […]

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This bullsht might save the world – composting cow manure with biochar | Thomas Rippel | TEDxZurich

This is shit. Or rather, cow manure. One cow produces 25 tonnes manure every year. And thats great, because manure is a fantastic organic fertiliser. Its chock full of nutrients to grow our grains and vegetables. Humans have been using animal dung as fertilizer for ten thousand years. Without it, agriculture would have never been […]

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Michigan EnviroImpact Tool Managing Manure Application

Manure application is an alternative way to add nutrients such as nitrogen and phosphorus to crops. Since livestock operations can generate a large source of manure nutrients, it is important to look for ways to reuse these nutrients for crop production and not just focus on disposal. With effective manure nutrient application, farmers can reduce […]

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Manure Handling Systems

Introduction to animal agriculture: manure handling systems. Manure is an inescapable byproduct of livestock production; how it’s handled is becoming more and more important, impacting not only the environment, but the producers bottom line. This presentation is a brief look at manure management systems. Manure can mean different things to different people; this presentation defines […]

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