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Animal Waste Report: ANDREW County, MO
 
 
  • 1997 Rankings: Animal Waste in ANDREW County
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    Cattle waste:
    Poultry waste:
    Sheep waste:
    Nitrogen in waste:
    Nitrogen lost to atmosphere:
    Phosphorus in waste:

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  • 1997 Animal Waste Summary
    Animal Type Number of Head Amount of Waste (tons/yr) Volume of Waste (gallons/yr) Amount of Nitrogen in Waste(pounds/yr) Nitogen Lost to Atmosphere (pounds/yr) Amount of Phosphorous in Waste (pounds/yr)
    Hogs 11,463 22,000 5,300,000 270,000 190,000 89,000
    Cattle 24,598 170,000 41,000,000 1,900,000 1,000,000 490,000
    Poultry 1,410 71 17,000 1,900 470 690
    Sheep 1,137 460 110,000 9,600 7,000 2,000
    Total Animal 38,608 190,000 47,000,000 2,200,000 1,200,000 580,000

    *Note: County totals are compiled using 1997 Census of Agriculture data. Please see a discussion of the limitations of animal waste data for more details.
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  • Animal Waste Trends in ANDREW County
    Animal Type Percentage Change in Animal Waste
    Hogs Decreased by 62% from 1987 to 1997
    Cattle Decreased by 14% from 1987 to 1997
    Poultry Decreased by 53% from 1987 to 1997
    Sheep Decreased by 17% from 1987 to 1997
    Total Animal Decreased by 25% from 1987 to 1997
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  • Links

    See EPA's Index of Watershed Indicators for this area (evaluates the current condition and vulnerability of aquatic resources.)

    See the Factory Farm Project report for this state.

    See the Missouri Chapter of the NRDC Report on America's Factory Farms

    See the ELI Almanac of Enforceable Missouri State Laws to Control Nonpoint Source Water Pollution

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