Every farming operation in Pennsylvania, regardless of animal type or number, that produces or land applies manure must have and implement a written Manure Management Plan (MMP) required under DEP's Land Application of Manure Revision released in October 2011.
The Venango Conservation District will host a series of workshops to provide an overview of the Manure Management Program and the steps to completing a Manure Management Plan. Time and assistance will be provided to successfully complete a plan while attending a workshop. All workshops will be held at the Nature Lodge located on Two Mile Run County Park at 417 Beach Road, Franklin PA 16323.
Saturday January 24th 2015 - 10am - 12pm - registration deadline Jan 21st.
overview of Manure Management - plans will not be completed at this workshop
Tuesday February 17th 2015 - 9am - 3pm - registration deadline Feb 13th.
Thursday March 19th 2015 - 11am - 3pm - registration deadline Mar17th.
Wednesday April 15th 2015 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm - registration deadline Apr 13th.
this workshop has a focus toward equine operations
Workshops include a light meal and refreshments. To register, please call 814-676-2832 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Financial support for this project is provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection through the Clean Water Fund.