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Title: Enhancement of broiler litter to improve the fertilizer quality of litter

This document presents efforts to utilize poultry litter for feed, fertilizer, and soil amendments. Historical and programmatic efforts by TVA are discussed. Current methods of drying and pelleting the litter, along with more direct methods of composting are reported.
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
6925051
Report Number(s):
TVA-Bull-Z-322; CONF-9210235--1
ON: DE93003912
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: National poultry waste symposium, Birmingham, AL (United States), Oct 1992
Research Org:
National Fertilizer and Environmental Research Center, Muscle Shoals, AL (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
TVA; Tennessee Valley Authority, Knoxville, TN (United States)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION; 60 APPLIED LIFE SCIENCES; AGRICULTURAL WASTES; USES; FERTILIZERS; PRODUCTION; COMPOSTING; FOWL; HISTORICAL ASPECTS; INDUSTRIAL WASTES; MATERIAL SUBSTITUTION; RESEARCH PROGRAMS; TENNESSEE VALLEY AUTHORITY; ANIMALS; BIRDS; MANAGEMENT; NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS; ORGANIC WASTES; PROCESSING; US ORGANIZATIONS; VERTEBRATES; WASTE MANAGEMENT; WASTE PROCESSING; WASTES 320302* -- Energy Conservation, Consumption, & Utilization-- Industrial & Agricultural Processes-- Materials; 553000 -- Agriculture & Food Technology