Lesson 32. Land Application Best Management Practices

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Intended Outcomes

The participants will

  • Identify appropriate best management practices for their farm.
  • Identify activities related to timing of applications that may lead to higher environmental risk.



The participants will complete

  • An assessment of the environmental stewardship principles that they have implemented with their own livestock/poultry operation.
  • A prioritization of individual environmental issues within the local community.
  • A review of applicable regulations.

Authors: Ron Sheffield