204 Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Bldg.
University of Minnesota
1390 Eckles Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108-6005
Phone: (612) 625-3108
B.Ag.E., 1976, University of Minnesota
M.S., 1977, Ph.D., 1979, Purdue University
Member of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers; the American Society of Engineering Educators; the American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Air & Waste Management Association, and the National Society of Professional Engineers. Licensed Professional Engineer in Minnesota
Kevin Janni's Extension Program Web Pages:
Livestock housing systems. Gas phase biofilters. Air quality mitigation. Environmental control and ventilating system design for livestock and poultry buildings. Milk house wastewater treatment. Agricultural odor and gas sources, emissions and their control.
Janni, K.A., M.I. Endres, J.K. Reneau and W. W. Schoper. 2007. Compost dairy barn layout and management recommendations. Applied Engineering in Agriculture 23(1): 97-102.
Barberg, A.E., M.I. Endres and K.A. Janni. 2007. Compost dairy barns in Minnesota: a descriptive study. Applied Engineering in Agriculture 23(2): 231-238.
Guarino, M., L.D. Jacobson, K.A. Janni. 2007. Dust reduction from oil-based feed additives. Applied Engineering in Agriculture 23(3): 329-332.
Janni, K.A., L.D. Jacobson, B.P. Hetchler. 2008. Three-zone model of ammonia and hydrogen sulfide in a deep-pit swine finishing barn. In: Proc. 8th Int. Livestock Env. Sym. ASABE, St. Joseph, MI. pp 229-236.
Jacobson, L.D., B.P. Hetchler, K.A. Janni, J. Linn, A. Heber E. Cortus. Animal and environmental performance of a retrofitted mechanical cross-ventilation system to a naturally ventilated freestal dairy barn in the Midwestern U.S. In: Proc. 8th Int. Livestock Env. Sym. ASABE, St. Joseph, MI. pp 411-417.