Air emissions from animal agriculture operations consist of many different gases as well as suspended particulates (dust or microbes). One of these gases, ammonia, is gaining greater attention for its role in odor, but also as a precursor of fine particulate matter (PM 2.5). PM 2.5 has implications in haze and visibility as well as human health.…
Air emissions from animal agriculture The materials on this page were developed to assist educators and professors who include an introduction to include ammonia emissions as a topic in their classrooms or programs.
- Air Quality Regulations and Animal Agriculture Ron Sheffield, Louisiana State University Ag Center
Mandatory Reporting of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Richard Stowell, University of Nebraska – Lincoln (31 minutes)
These materials were developed by the Air Quality Education in Animal Agriculture (AQEAA) project with with financial support from the National Research Initiative Competitive Grant 2007-55112-17856 from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.…