Date: July 2, 2015
Refer to Manure Spreading Advisory #2 of April 2015 for the current Advisory. The following update does not change the Advisory.
The Manure Spreading Updates of last yeara highlighted the nitrogen (N) fertilizer value of manures. To know the N value of what you apply, you need to know your application rates. You might estimate the rates by counting the number of loads applied. A more reliable, quick method to calibrate your estimates is the following: