Carcass Composting-A Guide to Mortality Management on Michigan Cattle Farms (E3197)
Cattle producers need to make decisions about mortality management on their farms and meet environmental compliance and societal expectations.
Objectives of this bulletin:
1) Help cattle producers in Michigan become aware of and understand how to properly utilize composting for animal carcass management.
2) Help cattle producers develop or make improvements in mortality management procedures while achieving environmental compliance with state regulations (the Michigan Bodies of Dead Animals Act)