Barriers can be used to address dust and odor coming from animal housing. Barriers, or “windbreak walls” are used downwind of fans to reduce forward momentum of airflow, settle out dust particles, and push the exiting plume higher into the atmosphere.
Air Management Practices Assessment Tool (AMPAT)
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Farm Management, Manure and Air Quality, AMPAT, Air Management Practices Assessment Tool
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Harmon, Jay D.; Hoff, Steven J.; and Rieck-Hinz, Angela M., "Animal Housing—Barriers Overview" (2014). Agriculture and Environment Extension Publications. 211.