Antimicrobial Resistant Bacteria in Surface Water Bodies

Antimicrobial resistance is a challenge that many face today in the agricultural field. As antibiotics and supplements are given to farm animals and their manure applied to crops and pasture, microbes are demonstrating resistance to antibiotics in agricultural settings. These bacteria have also been found residing in surface water bodies after being influenced by agriculture or animal production. These highly resistant bacteria have caused problems for human health with exposure to these bacteria.

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Managing manure beyond the farmyard: Manure management for less-typical species and settings

This webinar goes beyond the farm gate and explores how manure and effluent nutrients are handled for some less-than-typical farm-raised animal species. This presentation was originally broadcast on January 17, 2020. More…

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Assessing and Managing Water Use and Discharges From Aquaculture Facilities

Bill West, Blue Iris Environmental, Inc and Blue Iris Fish Farm, LLC (12 minutes)
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Alligator Ranch Waste Management

Doug Hamilton, Oklahoma State University (12 minutes)
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Farming of Cervid Livestock: A Look into Management of the Animal and its Waste

Brandon Smith, Tarleton State University (13 minutes)
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All Presenters (11 minutes)

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American Registry of Professional Animal Scientists (ARPAS)

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