AVERAGE NUTRIENT CONTENT OF LITTER
Litter Type
N (lb/ton) P2O5 (lb/ton) K2O (lb/ton) Ca (lb/ton)
Broiler
60 55 55 41
Pullet
34 53 39 48
Hen
33 61 44 110
VALUE OF LITTER COMPARED TO COMMERCIAL FERTILIZER EQUIVALENT NUTRIENTS (May 2012)
Litter Type N (lb/ton) P205 (lb/ton) K20 (lb/ton) Ca (lb/ton) Total Value/Ton
Broiler $25.21 $26.43 $30.50 $2 $84.14
Pullet $19.24 $31.71 $22.37 $2 $75.32
Hen $18.61 $28.85 $22.75 $3 $73.21