ESC-019: TWON: Managing Livestock Holding Pens to Protect Groundwater
Managing Livestock Holding Pens to Protect Groundwater information sheet


 
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Email: l-redmon@tamu.edu


Product Code: ESC-019
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Description
 
This publication is an electronic download.  Open lots and holding pens for feeding or holding livestock contain animal manure and process-generated wastewater, which contain nitrate and bacteria. These materials can contaminate your well water. This publication identifies potential risks associated with livestock feeding and holding pens and how to address these situations. Go to: SC-019 to order printed copies. 5 pages.  By Kristine Uhlman, Diane E. Boellstorff, and Mark L. McFarland; TWON