Composting dead swine
The Missouri Dead Animal Law requires that an animal carcass be properly disposed of within 24 hours of death. Missouri has five acceptable methods of carcass disposal: rendering, composting, landfilling, incineration and burial. This publication discusses static, or passive, composting as a means of complying with the dead animal law for swine operations.
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