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ILLINOIS Agriculture Waste Management Field Handbook - NOTICE 19

ILLINOIS Agriculture Waste Management Field Handbook - NOTICE 19

United States Department of Agriculture
Natural Resources Conservation Service

2118 W. Park Court, Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217/353-6600 Fax: 217/353-6676 Website:

DATE: August 25, 2011

SUBJECT:  National Engineering Handbook Part 651, Engineering Technical Materials

Purpose:  To inform staff of new revisions to the Animal Waste Management Field Handbook (AWMFH)

Expiration Date:  Upon receipt.

Explanation: Chapters 2 and 12 of the national Animal Waste Management Field Handbook have recently been revised.

Filing Instructions for holders of Agricultural Waste Management Field Handbook binders:
  1. Determine if your copy is out of date from the table below.
  2. Obtain and print out AWMFH out of date Chapters from the NRCS eDirectives website ( Handbooks -> Title 210 -> Part 651 and file in place of the previous Chapters.
  3. Discard out of date copies of any Chapter.
AWMFH Chapter Date of Revision
Chapter 2 – Planning Considerations April 2011
Chapter 12 – Waste Management Equipment July 2011

Any questions regarding this submittal should be directed to the Area Engineer.


Ruth Book
State Conservation Engineer

DIST:  All NRCS Employees
           All Partner Employees


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