Windrow Composting of Litter to Control Disease-Causing Pathogens// here is the normal content // ?>
Reusing litter after a disease outbreak is never something that you want to do. However, the cost of new shavings and its general lack of availability, as well as the cost of a full cleanout and restrictions on land application of litter, make salvaging this contaminated litter an attractive alternative.
Original Publication Date:
Cooperative Extension Education in Agriculture and Home Economics, University of Delaware, Delaware State University and the United States Department of Agriculture cooperating. Distributed in furtherance of Acts of Congress of May 8 and June 30, 1914. It is the policy of the Delaware Cooperative Extension System that no person shall be subjected to discrimination on the grounds of race, color, sex, disability, age, or national origin.
Disclaimer: Reference to commercial products or trade names does not imply endorsement by University of Delaware Cooperative Extension or bias against those not mentioned.