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Odors generated in livestock housing can exit the facility and make their way to downwind neighbors. Even systems that utilize external manure storage will have some manure within the housing itself, creating odor. Additionally, there will be odors and dust particles from feed and animals themselves. Odorous compounds tend to be carried on dust particles and therefore, strategies to reduce odors from animal housing focus primarily on housekeeping measures that reduce dust emissions. Read the full article here.