Nebraska Manure Demonstration Day July 29 in Lexington

Nebraska Manure Demonstration Day July 29 in Lexington

Livestock and crop producers, custom applicators, consultants and others interested in learning more about the efficient use of manure are encouraged to attend the 2014 Nebraska Manure Demonstration Day.

The event will be held at the Dawson County Fairgrounds in Lexington on July 29 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and focus on the needs of the manure industry in Nebraska. It is being sponsored by UNL Extension, agribusinesses, and Nebraska commodity organizations.

Participants will be able to view demonstrations of the latest manure handling equipment and learn from experts about new developments in manure management and handling. Educational topics include PEDV, mortality composting, composted manures, using manure on crops, and soil health following manure application.

Educational events will include opportunities for CCA credits and NDEQ Land Application Training Recertification.

For more information about the 2014 Nebraska Manure Demonstration Day and to register for a free lunch, visit http://go.unl.edu/nemanuredemo.