Demonstrating Manure Spreader Calibration at Field Days

Farmers were shown how to calibrate a manure spreader during a field day. Most of the participants estimated application rates either too high or too low. 50% of farmers surveyed estimated an application rate that was one-half of what was actually needed. It was showed the importance of calibrating a manure spreader to get the correct application rate.

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