The manure lagoons flooded by Hurricane Florence show that pigs produce a lot of waste. Managing manure correctly on small farms is key to protecting waterways and gaining valuable fertilizer.
Small flocks create big benefits for soil and farm budgets. Two tools from the USDA and Colorado State University help you see them.
The arrival of spring also means the arrival of troublesome wet ground and mud puddles. Fortunately, digging a few drainage ditches can solve the problem!