MANAGING MANURE TO IMPROVE AIR AND WATER QUALITY

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Aillery, Marcel P.; Gollehon, Noel R.; Johansson, Robert C.; Kaplan, Jonathan D.; Key, Nigel D.; Ribaudo, Marc;
(2005)
  • Subject: animal waste, nitrogen, ammonia, water quality, nutrient management plan, manure management costs, price and quantity adjustments, CAFO, Environmental Economics and Policy, Livestock Production/Industries,

Animal waste from confined animal feeding operations is a potential source of air and water quality degradation from evaporation of gases, runoff to surface water, and leaching to ground water. This report assesses the potential economic and environmental tradeoffs betw... View more
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