North American Manure Expo


TOURS

Come See for Yourself

Our site tours take place on day 1. You will be provided a lunch and necessary transportation to a liquid manure innovation tour and/or a solid manure innovation tour. Stay tuned for more updates and tour details.


DEMOS

Liquid and Solid Manure

Live demos take place onsite, during the expo where you will see first hand new manure technology and equipment at work. Please stay tuned for more details on live demos and description of what you can expect to see.


EDUCATION

Network and Innovate

Join our education sessions on day 2 ranging in topics from manure basics, soil health, environment and new manure management technologies. Check out our schedule here. Subject to change.

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Schedule


8:00pm - 6:00pm

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

8:45am

Tour Departure

All tour buses will depart from the site.

Room: Welcome Tent
8:00am - 8:30am

Tour Registration

Please visit the registration table to pick up your name badge and catch the bus to your tour.

Room: Welcome Tent
12:00pm

Trade Show Open

Walk the expo grounds and visit with our vendors and suppliers.

Room: Expo Grounds
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Agitation Demonstrations

Room: Expo Grounds
4:00pm - 6:00pm

Industry Presentations

Stay tuned for updates on our industry presentation details.

Room: Expo Grounds
6:00pm

Grounds Close

8:00pm - 5:00pm

Thursday, August 27, 2020

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Education Sessions

Manure Basics
Manure & the Environment
Manure & Soil Health
New Technologies
9:00 – 9:30
Maximizing Manure Nutrient Utilization
John Lauzon
Safe Travels
Mark Mitchell – MTO
Compaction – The problem. Measuring compaction from manure equipment
Ian McDonald, Alex Barrie
Moving manure –
Manure Registries, exchange, trades – making it work
Andy DeVries? – Crop Quest
9:30 – 10:00
Comparing Drag Hose vs Tanker
Sonke Claussen?
Organic Amendments and GHG’s
Claudia Wagner-Riddel – U of Guelph
Compaction – finding solutions: Tires, Strip till, inflation/deflation etc
Ian McDonald, Jake Kraayenbrink, +
Dealing with Odours
Additives and other options – Do they work? Do they pay?
10:00 – 10:30
Nutrient Mgmt Tools:
AgriSuite, Ag Erosion, PLATO,
Kevin McKague / Dale McComb?
Preventing Snirt – A look at Winter Application
Melanie Stock – U of Minnesota?
Preventing Compaction
Cover Crops, Rotation and Manure application
Anne Verhallen + Soil Team
Handling Manure after Treatment
Handling Sand
Composting (incl pack barns)
Anaerobic Digestion
Liquid/solid separation
Microbial additives
LUNCH
1:00 – 1:30
Municipal Organic Amendments – Options and Management
Speaker:
Contingency Planning – 2020 hindsight
Charlie Roland AgEO
Compaction – The problem. Measuring compaction from manure equipment
Ian McDonald, Alex Barrie
Harvest Lab – on the go manure analysis
Greg Kitching suggestion?
1:30 – 2:00
Maplevue Farms – Whole farm approach to nutrient management
Doug and/or Dave Johnson
Phosphorus and Manure
Summarizing what we’ve learned from research
Merrin Macrea
Compaction – finding solutions: Tires, Strip till, inflation/deflation etc
Ian McDonald, Jake Kraayenbrink, +
Drag hose application into standing crops and optimizing hose layout to minimize overlap
Glen Arnold & Larry Bearinger
2:00 – 2:30
Manure Economics – Custom Rates
John Molenhuis / Evert Veldhuizen?
Timing Matters:
Nutrient management regulations vs voluntary 4R Nutrient Stewardship
Dale Cowan/Bruce Kelly?
Preventing Compaction
Cover Crops, Rotation and Manure application
Anne Verhallen + Soil Team
Improving Manure Uniformity
Dribble bar – drop hose – innovations
Speaker??
8:00am - 12:00am

Manure Expo and trade show open

9:00am - 10:30am

Education Seminars

Please stay tuned for information on our speakers and session topics.

11:00am - 12:00pm

Liquid and Compost Demonstrations

Room: Expo Grounds
12:00pm

Lunch

Tours to return to expo grounds for lunch.

Room: Expo Grounds
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Education Seminars

Please stay tuned for information on our speakers and session topics.

3:00pm - 4:30pm

Solid Demonstrations

Please stay tuned for information on our speakers and session topics.

Room: Expo Grounds
5:00pm

Grounds Close

Venue

Location

Listowel, ON

Accommodations

Holiday Inn Express & Suites – Waterloo/St.Jacobs
InterContinental Hotels Group
14 Benjamin Road,
Waterloo ON,
N2J 2V9

Book by July 10, 2020 Booking link

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