Poultry Grower Webinar Series: New developments in poultry litter management

Poultry Grower Webinar Series: New developments in poultry litter management

Windrow composting between flocks in the poultry house has become a widely used technique for improving flock performance. As more farms are moved into reduced antibiotic growing programs, some integrators have modified composting procedures to help improve bird health. Changes in nutrient management plans and the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) may also increase use of composting as a litter management tool.