Nutrient Management Program

Nutrient Management is becoming more important to the welfare of our communities as we move into the future. It also is important to the quality of the water of our neighbors downstream from us. Nutrient Management encompasses many different specific areas of management on a farm. Manure management-including storage and spreading of manure and Animal Concentrated Areas are the areas of major concern. Information on any of these subjects can be found on the websites listed below.

A manure tanker on a field

Act 38 - Nutrient Management/Odor Management

CAFO - Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation
CAO - Concentrated Animal Operation

Biomass Trader

Manure Hauling and Broker Program

Penn State Agronomy Guide

Additional Information

For more information on Nutrient Management, contact:
 Laurell Bostdorf
Agricultural Resource Conservationist
610-925-4920 (x124)