Poultry litter initiative set for Cherokee Co

The Cherokee County Conservation District is pleased to announce a program for landowners that use poultry litter as part of their fertilizer program. The Cherokee County Conservation District has cost-share funds available to landowners to pay 100 percent of the cost of soil tests on fields where poultry litter is going to be applied. Cost-share… Read More

Sampling Poultry Litter for Nutrient Testing

Article by John A. Lory Department of Agronomy and Commercial Agriculture Program & Charles Fulhage Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering Poultry litter is a mixture of poultry manure and the sawdust or rice hull bedding from confinement buildings used for raising broilers, turkeys and other birds. Poultry growers must periodically clean their buildings to… Read More

Poultry Litter initiative for Labette County

This post is from Farm Talk weekly Agriculture Newspaper.Parsons, Kansas — The Labette County Conservation District is pleased to announce a program for landowners who use poultry litter as part of their fertilizer program.Producers use in-field storage as a common practice to store poultry litter prior to the application to the field.Poultry litter stored close… Read More