What to Consider When Buying a Liquid Manure Spreader (Honey Wagon)

The smell of a liquid manure spreader (better known as a honey wagon) is very familiar in many rural areas of Canada. Liquid manure spreaders are very popular in hog and dairy operations. Many people argue that once incorporated, liquid manure is highly beneficial in comparison to its solid manure alternative.

In talking to farmers that use liquid manure spreaders some mentioned to me that there are specific purchasing considerations you need to make when buying a liquid manure spreader,

At Canada’s Outdoor Farm Show I talked to Walter Gross who’s family business manufacturers liquid manure spreaders.  Walter talked to me about things farmers need to consider when buying a a liquid manure spreader.

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Shaun Haney

Shaun grew up on a family seed farm in Southern Alberta. Haney Farms produces, conditions and retails wheat, barley, canola and corn seed. Shaun Haney is the founder of RealAgriculture.com. @shaunhaney

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