Does your sand smell like “earth”?

 Resize text         Printer-friendly version of this article Printer-friendly version of this article

Some people need to use new sand if they can’t recycle enough clean sand, says Dave Bray, dairy extension specialist at the University of Florida. If your recycled sand smells like “earth,” it’s good to be used. If it smells like manure, let it sit and drain. When it drains and if it smells like “earth,” use it.

If your sand smells like manure and has to heat, spread it on the fields — it’s fertilizer, says Bray.

Comments (0) Leave a comment 

e-Mail (required)


characters left

5E Series

Introduced in 2013, the new 85 and 100 hp John Deere 5085E and 5100E feature 4-cylinder Interim Tier 4 emissions-compliant ... Read More

View all Products in this segment

View All Buyers Guides

Feedback Form
Leads to Insight