Manure pit fence - Robb Meinen

Manure pit fence - Robb Meinen

Manure pit fence - Robb Meinen

Robert Meinen, senior extension associate in animal science at Penn State, points out how a simple bungee cord is used to hold a manure storage gate closed against the tire of the tractor that is being used to agitate the manure, helping to ensure against accidental entry into the storage pit.

IMAGE: Courtesy of Robert Meinen