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GAAMPs Livestock Siting Workshop

2024-04-24T18:00:00Z 2024-04-24T20:00:00Z GAAMPs Livestock Siting Workshop

Education Name: GAAMPS-Livestock Siting Workshop

Date: 4/24/2024 2:00:00 PM - 4/24/2024 4:00:00 PM

Location Name: MSU- Southwestern Michigan Research and Extension Center

Location Address: 1791 Hillandale Rd
Benton Harbor, MI 49022-9630

Description:

Join the Berrien County Conservation District for a workshop presented by Mike Wozniak and Jay Korson on Generally Accepted Agricultural and Management Practices (GAAMPs) for Site Selection and Odor Control for New and Expanding Livestock Facilities.  This workshop will help new and beginning farms determine the suitability of sites to place or keep livestock. The GAAMPs provide a planning process that can be used to properly plan new and expanding facilities and to increase the suitability of a particular site thus enhancing neighbor relations. The GAAMPs for Site Selection and Odor Control for New and Expanding Livestock Facilities are written to provide uniform, statewide standards and acceptable management practices based on sound science. They are intended to provide guidance for the construction of new and expanding livestock facilities and/or the associated manure storage facilities for the placement and keeping of any number of livestock.

Please register for this event at Berriencd.org/events.

MSU- Southwestern Michigan Research and Extension Center 1791 Hillandale Rd Benton Harbor, MI 49022-9630
Location
MSU- Southwestern Michigan Research and Extension Center
1791 Hillandale Rd
Benton Harbor, MI 49022-9630



Event Date

Start: April 24, 2024 2:00 PM

End: April 24, 2024 4:00 PM

Education Name: GAAMPS-Livestock Siting Workshop

Date: 4/24/2024 2:00:00 PM - 4/24/2024 4:00:00 PM

Location Name: MSU- Southwestern Michigan Research and Extension Center

Location Address: 1791 Hillandale Rd
Benton Harbor, MI 49022-9630

Description:

Join the Berrien County Conservation District for a workshop presented by Mike Wozniak and Jay Korson on Generally Accepted Agricultural and Management Practices (GAAMPs) for Site Selection and Odor Control for New and Expanding Livestock Facilities.  This workshop will help new and beginning farms determine the suitability of sites to place or keep livestock. The GAAMPs provide a planning process that can be used to properly plan new and expanding facilities and to increase the suitability of a particular site thus enhancing neighbor relations. The GAAMPs for Site Selection and Odor Control for New and Expanding Livestock Facilities are written to provide uniform, statewide standards and acceptable management practices based on sound science. They are intended to provide guidance for the construction of new and expanding livestock facilities and/or the associated manure storage facilities for the placement and keeping of any number of livestock.

Please register for this event at Berriencd.org/events.