Manure spreading to prevent soil erosion
Are you thinking of spreading manure to prevent soil erosion? The Agricultural Operation Practices Act (AOPA) prohibits spreading manure on frozen or snow-covered land, however AOPA provides for NRCB inspectors to authorize this practice under unique and extraordinary circumstances. Land owners must obtain permission from the NRCB before spreading.
For more information contact Kevin Seward, Compliance Manager at 403-382-4439.