WASHINGTON COUNTY: Ramthun Waste Storage

Purpose

To cost-share installation of manure management and waste transfer practices to conform farm operations to the nutrient management agricultural performance standards under NR 151.07.

Objective

Construct a Manure Storage System on the farm which is very limited on the amount of acres available for the safe application of manure on frozen/snow covered ground; along with the areas limited to Nitrogen applications on soils with high groundwater or high permeability.

Outcome

Concrete manure storage facility (93, 000 cubic yards, 210-day storage capacity) , including manure piston pump, completed bu August, 2008.

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NPS Grant
Targeted Runoff - Rural Construction
MI05-66000-08
2008
Complete
 
Reports and Documents
Application-Exhibit B-Nutrient Spreading Restriction Map
Application-Exhibit A2-Aerial Map
Application-Exhibit A1-Us Topo Map
Application
 
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Grant Awarded
MI05-66000-08 Ramthun Waste Storage
Runoff Grant - Targeted Runoff Rural
 
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