If manure is close to production areas there is a risk of contamination

Achyut Adhikari  |  5/14/2015 7:11:01 PM

If manure is close to production areas, there is a risk that it will contaminate produce by runoff or wind spread. When assessing your farm's risk, factors to consider are the amount of manure present, crop location (downhill and/or downwind) from source, likelihood of runoff or leaching, physical barriers present, and how storage piles/facilities are protected.

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