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    • Part 2: The human sense of smell 

      Pronto, Jenny; Gooch, Curt (Dairy Manure Odor Perception and Management Series, 2020)
      Understanding the physiology of human smell can help a farmer to better consider odor issues, off-farm impacts,including neighbor complaints and potential solutions.
    • Part 3: How are manure odors quantified? 

      Pronto, Jennifer; Gooch, Curt (Dairy Manure Odor Perception and Management Series, 2020)
      Proactively managing manure-based odors emitted from handling, storage and land application is important in order to maintain positive neighbor relations. There have been studies performed to measure odor emissions from ...
    • Part 4: Mitigation options for manure-based odor control 

      Pronto, Jennifer; Gooch, Curt (Dairy Manure Odor Perception and Management Series, 2020)
      The previous three fact sheets of the series covered the basics of manure odor, human physiology of the sense of smell, and the options for quantifying manure-based odors. After understanding these initial concepts, ...
    • Part5: Employing anaerobic digestion for manure-based odor control 

      Pronto, Jennifer; Gooch, Curt (Dairy Manure Odor Perception and Management Series, 2020)
      Anaerobic digestion(AD) is a treatment strategy that retains manure in a heated vessel devoid of oxygen, to intentionally promote and expedite anaerobic decomposition. There are multiple benefits associated with this ...