Kenya is an agricultural hub, and the use of cow dung as organic fertilizer is common in rural areas. Fertilizers made from this cow dung are not high in nitrogen compared to other types of fertilizers. However, fresh cow manure contains a lot of ammonia, and direct use may burn plants. Therefore, the fresh cow dung can be made into fertilizer by fermentation to play a role in crops.You need a cow manure composting machine.
Composition of cow dung
Cow dung is basically made from digested grasses and grains. Cow dung contains a high concentration of organic matter and is rich in nutrients. It contains approximately 3% nitrogen, 2% phosphorus and 1% potassium (3-2-1 NPK). Additionally, cow manure contains high levels of ammonia and potentially dangerous pathogens. Therefore, it is generally recommended to compost it before using it as fertilizer. Because composting can eradicate harmful bacteria, it also reacts to produce nutrients.
Advantages of Cow Manure Composting
There are many benefits to be gained if you process cow manure with our turners. In addition to eliminating harmful ammonia and pathogens such as E. coli. Composting cow manure also removes weed seeds and adds a lot of organic matter to farmers’ soils. By mixing this compost into your soil, you can improve its ability to retain moisture. This reduces the frequency of watering, as the plant’s roots need extra water and nutrients. Additionally, composting cow manure will enhance ventilation and help break down compacted soil. Composted cow manure contains an abundance of beneficial bacteria that convert nutrients into an easily accessible form. Composting cow manure can also reduce greenhouse gas emissions by about a third, making it more environmentally friendly.
How to compost cow dung into manure？
Composted cow manure fertilizer makes an excellent growing medium for garden plants. When turned into compost and fed to plants and vegetables, cow manure becomes a nutrient-rich fertilizer. It can be mixed into the soil or used as top dressing. Most composting bins or piles are located within easy reach of the garden. Heavy manures, like that of cows, should be mixed with lighter materials, such as straw or hay, in addition to the usual organic substances from vegetable matter, garden debris, etc. Small amounts of lime or ash may also be added.
The suitable size of composting pile
A crucial consideration when making compost manure is the size of your pile. If the pile is too small, it will not provide enough heat required for the composting process. On the other hand, if the pile is too big it may not get enough air. Therefore, it is necessary to keep on turning your pile every now and then. Composted cow manure adds momentous amounts of organic material to the soil. You can improve the overall health of your soil if you add cow manure fertilizer that in turn will help you produce healthy, vigorous plants.
What Compost Turner Machine for Sale Is Suitable for Trench Type Fermentation System?
There are three kinds of organic waste trench type compost turner machine for sale in FPC. You can choose the groove type compost turner, wheel type compost turner and chain plate compost turning machine for the multi-trenches fermentation system.
Groove Type Compost Turner
The groove type compost turner is also called rail type composting machine. The turning width of the composting machine is 3-30m. And you can compost the organic manure with the depth of 0.8-1.8m. There are SXCF-2500,SXCF-3000,SXCF-4000,SXCF-5000 groove type compost turner in stock. What’s more, we can provide you with customized service.
The chain plate type compost turner is a more complex structural organic waste turning machine. When designing the chain plate turning equipment, we equip it with the multifunctional support plate. It can transport and turn the organic materials. Furthermore, the chain plate composting equipment can be available in deep groove turning work.
Wheel Type Compost Turner
The wheel type compost turner is widely used for large-scale organic compost production. In order to increase the working efficiency, we improve the compost turning machine structure and turning technology. Therefore, the wheel type composting equipment produced by FPC can turning the organic materials with 1.5-3m depth and up to 30 width.
Through the above, you can know more about three kinds of trench type compost turning machines. If you need to buy tunnel type compost turner, you can contact with us. We can provide you with more information about the trench type composter.
For Windrow Compost System, What Type of Compost Turner for Sale Can I Select?
There are two kinds of self-propelled compost turner for windrow type compost system. They are crawler type compost turner and movable compost turner. You can get the detailed information from the following.
Movable Compost Turner
The four-wheel compost turner can treat the 400-500m³organic manure per hour. When producing the moving composting machine, we equip it with four wheels. Because of the four-wheel walking design, it is much easier for you to operate the movable self-propelled composting equipment. It can move forward,backward and turn around. What’s more, only one person is needed to operate the moving compost turning machine.
The crawler type compost turner machine is suitable for large-scale compost production plant. It can turn 500-1500m³organic materials in an hour. We design the working shaft of crawler type composting machine with diameter of 400-500mm. Therefore, it can turn the organic manure completely. We manufacture the SXLDF-2400,SXLDF-2600,SXLDF-2800 and SXLDF-3000 to meet customers’ different requirements.
The above two compost turning machines are available in windrow compost system. There are different technical parameters of windrow type composting equipment in FPC fertilizer equipment production plant. The customers can choose the ideal windrow type compost turner according to production capacity.
What Compost Turner Machine for Sale Can Ferment the Organic Manure Most Fast?
There is a kind of compost turning machine can save more manpower and fermentation time. It is organic fertilizer fermentation tank. The fermentation tank is a fully automatic composting machine. The following are the detailed information about the fully automatic in-vessel compost turner.
Less Land Occupation
Fermentation pot is a closed in-vessel compost machine. The whole fermentation machine just occupy 10-30 square meters. Therefore, it can save the production plant area.
We design fermentation tank with large capacity. You can compost the 100-200 m³organic manure per hour. Therefore, it a fermentation machine with high treatment capacity.
High Degree of Automated
The fermentation process is fully automated, including temperature control, deodorization and discharge fermented materials. No manual operation is required.
Short Working Time
Because of high degree of automated, the harmless treatment process only takes 10 hours. Therefore, it can improve the working efficiency of fermentation tank.