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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS OF IN-HOUSE WINDROW COMPOSTING (IWC) OF POULTRY LITTER

Location: Grassland, Soil and Water Research Laboratory

Project Number: 3098-13610-007-04
Project Type: Reimbursable

Start Date: Nov 01, 2009
End Date: Aug 31, 2013

Objective:
To evaluate the environmental impacts (both odor and water quality) of in-house poultry litter windrow composting.

Approach:
Runoff samples will be collected from all field sites at the USDA-ARS facility at Riesel for 2 years to compare the water quality impacts of applying fresh litter and in-house windrow composted litter.

Last Modified: 12/19/2014
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