Composting is one of the most efficient ways of getting rid of the pounds of manure your horses leave you daily.

Home Composting - Composter Connection (need to add a sifting feature to the finished compost section)

Rag-and-bone man, with horse and cart, once a common sight on British streets. He would call out Rag n' Bone Rag n' Bone and collect just those things and lived off the proceeds he could sell on. They still exist but now use vans and lorries

Rag-and-bone man, with horse and cart, once a common sight on British streets. People would shovel up the horse manure for their roses!

HOW-TO: 10 Tips for Composting Horse Manure  #compost

How-To: 10 Tips for Composting Horse Manure - Millcreek Spreaders

Composting Horse Manure

Composting Horse Manure

I thought it might be a good idea to feature each BMP (Best Management Practice) for horses and horse farms individually so that eco-minded horse owners could get this information in one place.

Solve the Horse Manure Pile Problem from Practical Horseman | EquiSearch | Practical Horseman Magazine

Solve the Horse Manure Pile Problem from Practical Horseman

Build a Horse Manure Composting System | Smart Horse Keeping | TheHorse.com

Build a Horse Manure Composting System

A key management component for horse properties is having something useful to do with horse manure. Here are plans for building a low-tech bin composting system.

Devote a corner of the garden to wildflowers and help to save our fast-disappearing flora. Choose seeds of British origin and sew in March to April or September depending on type. Avoid fertilizer and manure, which encourage grasses rather than flowers.  Find wildflower seeds at Landlife Wildflowers and Really Wild Flowers

Devote a corner of the garden to wildflowers and help to save our fast-disappearing flora. Choose seeds of British origin and sew in March to April or September depending on type. Avoid fertilizer and manure, which encourage grasses rather than flowers.

Hindsight Parenting: When a beloved son is troubled and IN trouble, how is a mom to act?  What is a mom to do?

Hindsight Parenting: Learning & Practicing What Not to Do

Science Fair: Is Horse Manure a Possible Energy Source in a Crisis?

Is Horse Manure a Possible Energy Source in a Crisis?

Can a horse lead itself to the carrot? Train your horse with carrots and boxes and test horse memory in this fun zoology science fair project.

Horse manure management and composting : University of Minnesota Extension

Horse manure management and composting : University of Minnesota Extension

Manure Bins for composting

ayrabz's Hay Barn Tractor Shed Manure Bins Feb 2 0 0 1 5 slideshow: still a work in progress

Science Fair project: Is Horse Manure a Possible Energy Source in a Crisis?

Is Horse Manure a Possible Energy Source in a Crisis?

Is horse manure a possible energy source in a crisis? Use calorimetry to find out how much energy horse manure can produce in this science fair project.

Horse Manure Management, Manure Stockpile

Horse Manure Management - Guide to Composting & the Benefits

Horse manure: An easy guide to composting

Horse dung may have its shortcomings, but it has also received some bad press.

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