Mitigation of methane and nitrous oxide emissions from animal operations : II . A review of manure management mitigation options 1

@inproceedings{Montes2013MitigationOM,
  title={Mitigation of methane and nitrous oxide emissions from animal operations : II . A review of manure management mitigation options 1},
  author={F. Montes and Robert Meinen and Curtis J. Dell and Al Rotz and Alexander N Hristov and J. Oh and Garry C. Waghorn and Pierre J. Gerber and Benjamin B Henderson and Harinder P. S. Makkar and Jan Dijkstra},
  year={2013}
}
The goal of this review was to analyze published data on animal management practices that mitigate enteric methane (CH4) and nitrous oxide (N2O) emissions from animal operations. Increasing animal productivity can be a very effective strategy for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions per unit of livestock product. Improving the genetic potential of animals through planned cross-breeding or selection within breeds and achieving this genetic potential through proper nutrition and improvements… CONTINUE READING