Research Focus Area(s)
Animal Production Systems Engineering
Granting or Sponsoring Agency
Midwest Poultry Research Program
During the past five years we have developed three emission calorimeters (EC) that can be used to evaluate mass generation and utilization of gasses. We have tested various treatments that significantly reduced ammonia generation by laying hen manure (Harrison and Koelkebeck, 2002; 2003).
Harrison, Paul C.; Koelkebeck, Ken W.; and Xin, Hongwei, "Ammonia Emissions Rate from Composted Laying Hen Manure" (2005). Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering Technical Reports and White Papers. 6.