Manure Management Plan

Manure Management Plan


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Contents

Introduction
Reducing the risk of pollution from land spreading
Step 1: Calculating the area of crops and grass available for spreading livestock manures
Step 2: Identifying areas where livestock manures should not be spread
Step 3: Calculating the minimum area of land needed for spreading
Step 4: Guidelines for spreading sewage sludge or other organic wastes
              Using this plan
Step 5: Assessing storage needs

Annexes

Annex 1: Estimating minimum areas needed for imported livestock manure
Annex 2: Typical maximum annual livestock manure and sewage sludge application rates
Annex 3: Estimating minimum areas needed for spreading slurry and dirty water
Annex 4: Further information and guidance


Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, June 2003 Edition

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