Animal Mortality Composting Workshop - Sterling, IL
may be of interest to horsemen
University of Illinois Extension will offer a unique workshop for livestock producers who use or are considering mortality composting.
Online registration at the Illinois Extension Livestock Facilities and Manure Management website is limited and closes on August 21. To register CLICK HERE. There is a $40 fee for the first registrant and $10 for any additional persons from the same farm. Registration includes lunch for each attendee and a heavy-duty thermometer (for each farm) to use in composting. Spanish translation will be available. The workshop is sponsored by the Pork Checkoff & Illinois Pork Producers, the Soybean Checkoff & Illinois Soybean Association, and the Natural Resources Conservation Service.