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Hästgårdar Lomma kommun

Karlsson, Hanna LU (2013) MVEK03 20131
Studies in Environmental Science
Abstract
I have conducted a survey about the number of horse farms in Lomma municipality, how they take care of their manure, their waste and what type of waste they generate. The survey aims to identify horse farms in the municipality and how they handle their manure and waste.
According to the questionaires the most common place of storage for the manure is on a concrete base, which prevents nutrient leakage from the storage site. Most farms store the manure for a year and then spread it out in the early autumn. The largest proportion of waste is silage plastic and paper bags. The second most common waste is metal and plastic from feeding buckets, containers, etc. The most metal waste is generated from used horse shoes. The horse owner sort and... (More)
I have conducted a survey about the number of horse farms in Lomma municipality, how they take care of their manure, their waste and what type of waste they generate. The survey aims to identify horse farms in the municipality and how they handle their manure and waste.
According to the questionaires the most common place of storage for the manure is on a concrete base, which prevents nutrient leakage from the storage site. Most farms store the manure for a year and then spread it out in the early autumn. The largest proportion of waste is silage plastic and paper bags. The second most common waste is metal and plastic from feeding buckets, containers, etc. The most metal waste is generated from used horse shoes. The horse owner sort and deposit their waste on a recycling station when it´s necessary. Silage plastic is collected once or twice a year at selected places by the organization Re-Agro. Generally the horse owners thought the regulations for the manure storage and waste was easy to follow. (Less)
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author
Karlsson, Hanna LU
supervisor
organization
course
MVEK03 20131
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
Gödsel, hästgårdar, Lomma kommun
language
Swedish
id
4092903
date added to LUP
2014-01-21 08:52:33
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2014-01-21 08:52:33
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  abstract     = {I have conducted a survey about the number of horse farms in Lomma municipality, how they take care of their manure, their waste and what type of waste they generate. The survey aims to identify horse farms in the municipality and how they handle their manure and waste.
According to the questionaires the most common place of storage for the manure is on a concrete base, which prevents nutrient leakage from the storage site. Most farms store the manure for a year and then spread it out in the early autumn. The largest proportion of waste is silage plastic and paper bags. The second most common waste is metal and plastic from feeding buckets, containers, etc. The most metal waste is generated from used horse shoes. The horse owner sort and deposit their waste on a recycling station when it´s necessary. Silage plastic is collected once or twice a year at selected places by the organization Re-Agro. Generally the horse owners thought the regulations for the manure storage and waste was easy to follow.},
  author       = {Karlsson, Hanna},
  keyword      = {Gödsel,hästgårdar,Lomma kommun},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Hästgårdar Lomma kommun},
  year         = {2013},
}