Manure Pit Hazards

Farm Safety & Health Digest Vol. 3, No. 4, p. 3

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Dairy cow, horse, pig, and sheep numbers from Livestock Waste Facilities Handbook, Midwest Plan Service #18, 1985.

Human and cat waste numbers derived from formula of 3.5% of total body weight, as per manure experts in Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Department.

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