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Danny L Padgett: Pelletized animal bedding and process and tool for sifting manure therefrom. William Weigl, November 5, 2002: US06474267 (17 worldwide citation)

Animal manure is removed from a bedding material consisting of compacted and compressed pelletized sawdust particles or granules of relatively uniform size by a pellet fork specifically designed to enable the pellets or particles to sift through the tines of the fork while retaining all but the tini ...


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Xiaomei Li, Le Zeng, Earl August Jenson: Process for removal and recovery of nutrients from digested manure or other organic wastes. Alberta Research Council, Bennett Jones, March 21, 2006: US07014768 (16 worldwide citation)

A process for removal and recovery of nutrients and recycling of water from digested manure or other organic wastes. A first step involves separating waste from an anaerobic digester into digested liquids, digested solids, and biogas. A second step involves precipitating solids from the digested liq ...


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Anthony J Peters: Agitation system for manure slurry. A O Smith Harvestore Products, Andrus Sceales Starke & Sawall, June 1, 1982: US04332484 (16 worldwide citation)

A manure agitation system directed to an open top tank for storage of manure slurry. A gate valve is located in the floor of the tank which can be opened from outside the tank to draw manure slurry from the inside of the tank through a piping system and pump assembly and flow it under pressure throu ...


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Mitsunori Taniguchi: Composting container. Tanaka Sangyo, Thompson Hine & Flory, April 20, 1999: US05894780 (16 worldwide citation)

A composting container for holding and composting farming and stock raising waste material including a barrel, and top and bottom lids openable. The circumference of a lower half portion of the said barrel of the container is tightened by bands. This arrangement helps the container efficiently ferme ...


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Inaba Hiroshi: Treating apparatus for organic waste. Daiichi Shizai, Inaba Hiroshi, September 3, 2002: JP2002-248454 (16 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a treating method by which organic waste such as an excretion, a sewage sludge or a food residue is fermented in a short period without generating malodor and a completely matured manure of a good quality can easily be manufactured, and an apparatus using this method ...


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H Clay Dingee IV, David Watson, John E Teague: Malleable material reduction. GulfTex Environmental Services, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, December 10, 2002: US06491242 (16 worldwide citation)

Malleable material, such as manure, and municipal sludge, food waste, and the like, is dried and the average particle size of the material is reduced in a simple and effective manner without the use of an external heat source. The material with a first moisture content and average particle size is f ...


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Thomas R Fischer: Dual auger manure spreader having controlled beater feed. Allied Products Corporation, Lockwood Alex Fitzgibbon & Cummings, April 6, 1993: US05199638 (15 worldwide citation)

A manure spreader device and method of distributing any of a variety of manure materials having varying consistencies are provided. The device and method embody a concept in which a plurality of elongated augers that are longitudinally positioned within a translatable bin deliver manure material to ...


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William E Kusey, Mark Yelanich: Compressed blends of coconut coir pith and a non-coir/non-peat materials, and processes for the production thereof. OMS Investments, Jones Day Reavis & Pogue, June 25, 2002: US06408568 (15 worldwide citation)

Compressed mixtures of blends of coconut coir pith and selected horticulturally acceptable non-coir/non-peat materials such as composted yard waste; composted bark; composted manure; sand; peat humus; composted agricultural waste; composted animal byproducts; treated sewage sludge; animal and/or veg ...


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Richard G Steinberg: Manure spreader having shiftable cover. H & S Manufacturing Co, April 29, 1986: US04585266 (15 worldwide citation)

A shiftable cover for a manure spreader is provided that is easily shiftable between a closed position wherein the spillage of liquid and semiliquid manure from the spreader is inhibited, to an open position which allows for the direct top loading of the spreader. The cover includes a pair of hinged ...


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Lawrence F Omann: Rock and material loading apparatus. Albert W Watkins, September 9, 1997: US05664348 (15 worldwide citation)

A rock picker and material loader attachment is pivotally mounted to a loader scoop or bucket and extends longitudinally forward therefrom. A plurality of teeth form the leading surface of the attachment during digging and loading operations. Also adjacent the bucket and support bar is a laterally e ...