University of California Water Resources Center
Soil Profile Modification for the Disposal of Dairy Wastes
- Author(s): Chang, A. C.
- et al.
Lack of suitable land for proper waste disposal practice in concentrated livestock production ares oftentime causes overloading of soils with potential contaminants of surface and underground waters. This study was an attempt to increase soil's capacity of receiving wastes without creating excessive leaching of total dissolved salts by modifying the existing soil profile.