Table 7. Manure Production1

Annual Production Per 1000 Lbs Live Weight

ExcrementUrineSum
Lbs% Of Total% WaterLbs% Of Total% WaterLbs% WaterLbs BeddingTotal Lbs
Cow19,00070808,000309327,000843,00030,000
horse14,40080803,600209018,000746,00024,000
Pig18,300607812,000409630,500856,00036,500
Sheep8,30067554,200338712,500667,00019,500

Daily Production Per Animal of Average Weight (or as noted)

Lbs% Water
Beef6080
Cow70
Horse44
Pig9
Sheep4
Poultry, 100 animals
Cage layer3075
Broiler720

1 See Chapter 6: Unprocessed Residues for the sources of data.

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