A new Web site is available to help you learn about cattle-composting research at Iowa State University and how to compost large-animal carcasses in emergency situations.

The Web site (listed below) provides preliminary results of an ongoing carcass-composting research project at Iowa State University. At the Web site, click on “Draft Guidelines for Emergency Cattle Mortality Composting” on the left-hand side of the page.

For more information:  http://www.abe.iastate.edu/cattlecomposting