Publications and Presentations
Nutrient Management Planning for Livestock Producers: A 10-Step Guide - USU Description: Covers the basic components of a Nutrient Management Plan (NMP). NMPs help one utilize nutrients in a beneficial manner. NMPs are required for CAFO permits, and coverage under the AFO Permit-by-Rule and the ACES program.
The Utah Strategy: Phase II - USU Description: Covers the requirements for AFOs and CAFOs (those that keep livestock in confinement).
2015 AFO/CAFO Workshop Presentations
Utah Manure Application Risk Index (UMARI) (Scroll down to Utah Manure Application Index) - NRCS.
Description: Spreadsheet to determine risk level of applying manure to a field. Should be used to determine if winter application of manure is allowed.
NRCS Guidelines Nutrient Management Practice 590, January 2013- NRCS
Description: An update for the guidelines published in January 2013
NEH Part 651, Agricultural Waste Management Field Handbook (AWMFH)- NRCS
Description: Manure management handbook.
Animal Waste Management- NRCS
Description: Website with information and resources available.