Livestock Manure; an Option for Replenishing Soil Nutrients in Hay Fields

When hay is harvested nutrients are removed from the field. A ton of alfalfa removes approximately 13 pounds of phosphorus (as P2O5) and 50 pounds of potash (as K2O). According to the National Agricultural Statistics Service, Ohio harvested 2.6 tons per acre of alfalfa in 2016

"Livestock Manure; an Option for Replenishing Soil Nutrients in Hay Fields"