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on August 17, 2020

Study quantifies metal losses in poultry litter fertilizer

Innovative management practices could help farmers retain nutrients for crops.

A research project at Auburn University wants to learn more about where heavy metals in poultry manure used as fertilizer go once they pass through the soil.

Poultry litter is a convenient and inexpensive fertilizer source for many farmers. Research has shown that poultry litter is just as effective as…

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