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Farm Information Sheet Name of Operator M. T. Udder Address R.D. #2, Box 147 Berrysburg, PA 17022 Directions 1.4 miles north of Berrysburg; east side of Route 225 Phone Number 717-362-7777 Fax Number None Email Address None County Dauphin County Total Acres of Operation 250 acres Owned 210 acres Rented 40 acres Acres Available For Manure Application 240 acres Owned 200 acres Rented 40 acres Receiving stream: Little Wiconisco Creek DEP Special Protection Waters None Conservation Plan Current and implemented Contingency Plan General one with manure storage General Farm Description: This is a dairy operation with 85 head of Holstein cows, 40 heifers, and 35 calves. Rolling herd average is 22,500 pounds. Manure from the cows, milkhouse washwater, and barnyard runoff is top loaded into a
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Unformatted text preview: liquid manure storage. Manure from the liquid manure storage is spread in the spring and fall. There are two six-month collection periods, from October to March and from April to September. Heifer and calf manure handled as solid and spread in spring. Cows pastured 12 hours per day from April through September. Heifers are on pasture 16 hours/day from April through October. Crops include 90 acres of corn silage, 15 acres of corn grain, 75 acres of alfalfa, 30 acres of orchardgrass hay, and 30 acres of pasture. Name of Plan Developer I. M. Certain Certification Number of Plan Developer 007 418 Dairy 2004...
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  • Fall '06
  • developer, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, County Total Acres, Owned Rented Acres, liquid manure storage

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