Whence Come Hog Manure Odors?
- Liquid/solid separation for swine manure. // BioCycle;Sep95, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p26
Reports on the research at Michigan State University that makes possible the separation of solid from liquid for swine manure. Description of collection system; Moisture content of solids at 64 percent; Generation of greatest amount of phosphorous.
- Hogs Have to Live, Too. // Odyssey;Apr2006, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p41
The article presents information on the relationship between hogs and manure.
- Composting pig manure in Hong Kong. Tiquia, Sonia M.; Tam, Nora F.Y. // BioCycle;Feb98, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p78
Describes the pig-on-litter system of pig raising developed by the Agriculture and Fisheries Department of Hong Kong. Role of commercially available bacterial inoculum on in-situ composting under the pig-on-litter system; Organic matter composition of spent litter removed from the system;...
- Mind Your Manures. // Earth Island Journal;Spring2000, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p14
Presents information on the states with the highest manure production in the United States. Role of the hog industry; Estimated waste per year produced by a hog.
- Hog manure: It smells like controversy. Morgan, Tom // Business Journal Serving Southern Tier, CNY, Mohawk Valley, Fing;03/02/98, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p4
Opinion. Comments about the complaints of residents about the stink of manure from a hog farm in Milford, Utah. Petition to stop additional hog farms in the area; Proposal to reduce smell without closing down the operation.
- Effects of microbial agent inoculation on bacterial community diversity in the process of pig manure composting. Xie Kai-zhi; Xu Pei-zhi; Zhang Fa-bao; Chen Jian-sheng; Tang Shuan-hu; Huang Xu; Yan Chao; Gu Wen-jie // Yingyong Shengtai Xuebao;Aug2009, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p2012
PCR-DGGE method was adopted to study the effects of inoculating exogenous microbial agent on the bacterial community diversity in the process of fresh pig manure high-temperature aerobic composting. Exogenous microbial agent inoculation promoted the composting process, with the high-temperature...
- Co-digestion of Olive Mill Wastewater and Swine Manure Using Up-Flow Anaerobic Sludge Blanket Reactor for Biogas Production. Azaizeh, Hassan; Jadoun, Jeries // Engineering;Apr2010, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p314
Swine wastewater (SW) and olive mill wastewater (OMW) are two problematic wastes that have become major causes of health and environmental concerns. The main objective of the current work was to evaluate the efficiency of the co-digestion strategy for treatment of SW and OMW mixtures. Mesophilic...
- Introduction to special Issue on Microbial Metabolism of Aromatic Hydrocarbons: A Tribute to David T Gibson. Laskin, A I; Cooney, J J // Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology;Dec97, Vol. 19 Issue 5/6, p311
Profiles microbiologist David T. Gibson in the December 1997 special issue of 'Journal of Industrial Microbiology & Biotechnology,' on microbial metabolism of aromatic hydrocarbons. Contribution of Gibson in the field of microbial metabolism; Career profile of Gibson; Achievements of Gibson.
- Cultivation conditions and the diffusion of oxygen into culture media: The rationale for the flask-to-medium ratio in microbiology. Somerville, Greg A.; Proctor, Richard A. // BMC Microbiology;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
Bacterial cultivation requires consideration of three things: The bacterial strain, cultivation medium, and cultivation conditions. Most microbiologists dutifully report their choice of strains and cultivation media in manuscripts; however, these same microbiologists often overlook reporting...