Confinement Site Certification - Iowa State University Extension

2004 Confinement Site Manure Applicator Evaluation
Iowa State University Extension
Summary of Data Collected as of  12/31/04
Total Responses: 1218 (Workshop attendees: 1087 Video attendees: 131)

Information presented
Excellent
Good
Fair
Poor
No
Response
1. Rules Update:
552
45%
646
53%
16
1%
2
0%
2
0%
2. Manure spill & Emergency Action Plans
594
49%
583
48%
35
3%
5
0%
1
0%
3. Safety Issues:  Animal & Human Health
601
49%
581
48%
31
3%
1
0%
4
0%
4.  Making your MMP work for you
482
40%
671
55%
47
4%
0
0%
18
1%
Overall evaluation:
Agree
Undecided
Disagree
Does Not
Apply
No
Response
1. The information presented today was useful for my farm operation.
1111
91%
80
7%
8
1%
14
1%
5
0%
2. The presenters were prepared and knowledgeable.
1178
97%
28
2%
3
0%
2
0%
7
1%
As a result of today's training workshop will you:
Adopted Prior to Current Training
Plan to Adopt Because of Current training
Choose not
to Adopt
Does Not
Apply
No
Response
1.  Develop an emergency action plan or spill kit to prepare for manure spills?
344
28%
716
59%
61
5%
71
6%
26
2%
2.  Maintain land application records?
893
73%
232
19%
4
0%
69
6%
20
2%
3.  Meet application rates as required by manure management plans
963
79%
174
14%
8
1%
55
5%
18
1%
4.  Implement biosecurity measures to reduce impacts of disease transmission on animals?
776
64%
327
27%
17
1%
72
6%
26
2%
As a result of last's year's program you:
I Adopted
I did not Adopt
Did not
Apply
No
Response
1. Understand and implement new separation distances for land application of manure?
978
80%
15
1%
178
15%
47
4%
2.  Understand P impacts on water quality and make changes to manure management plans or application rates?
905
74%
96
8%
166
14%
51
4%

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