Animal Health

Considering sustainable livestock production raises many questions regarding animal health and welfare, ranging from organic production strategies to waste and mortality management to the human-livestock disease interface. CSANR has supported a limited amount of research and education focused on animal health.

Featured Animal Health Publications

  • On-Farm Composting of Large Animal Mortalities

    Price, C. and L. Carpenter-Boggs. WSU Extension Bulletin EB2021E. 2008. Composting can be a safe and effective method for disposing of on-farm mortalities when the correct procedures are followed and the system is managed well. This bulletin provides the necessary information for large animal producers in Washington State to start and maintain a safe and effective on-farm mortality composting system.

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