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April Grass Farmers Managing Manure: Part 3

April 2018 by Jane and Stuart Myers, www.equiculture.net

In this three-part series, we discuss the different ways horse owners can manage manure in their horse property to reduce pollution, parasites (worms), weeds, labour and costs.

In Part 1, we discussed the pros and cons of picking up manure from the pastures, and we also discussed the dos and don'ts of harrowing. 

In Part 2, we discussed cross grazing as a beneficial pasture and parasite management strategy. 

In this article, we build a case for turning ‘waste’ into brown gold... If you missed the February issue or you would like to read it online, it's available on the Horses and People website or you can use this link: http://bit.ly/2BqcH1q