Manure Gas Safety Resources

NEW:  Reducing Risks from Manure Storage Agitation Gases , University of  Wisconsin Extension, August 2017.  Downloadable PDF Manure Storage Risk Final Extension Bulletin


NEW: Notes from the Field: Death of a Farm Worker After Exposure to Manure Gas in an Open Air Environment – Wisconsin, August 2016.  CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), August 18, 2017. 66(32):861-862.


Hydrogen Sulfide Health Hazards   Provides short term symptoms and effects to concentrations of Hydrogen Sulfide. Downloadable PDF: H2S health hazards


Manure Gas Safety Webinar, September 2016. 

Manure Storage Pit Dangers: Identifying Hazardous Gases, Technical Guidance for Selection and Use of Monitors to Assess Air Hazards;; Great  Plains Center for Agricultural Health,, accessed 9.14.2016.


Non-Enclosed Manure Storage Safety Tips  UWEX Factsheet


Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA);; accessed 9.14.2016

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