dairy manure

Effect of Solid Separation on Mitigation of Methane Emissions in Dairy Manure Lagoons

The dairy industry represents California’s largest agricultural commodity, generating $6.56 billion dollars out of a total $50 billion in agricultural production. California dairies are also large sources of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Manure …

Dairy Manure Methane Mitigation and Healthy Soils

Economic and technical performance analyses of greenhouse gas reducing technologies for California dairy farms

Sustainable Bio-Fertilizer from Anaerobically Digested Animal Manure

Our team acquired and characterized dairy manure digestate from an anaerobic digester located in Galt, CA. We found that the digestate contains many macro and micro nutrients essential for plant growth as well as beneficial microorganisms for soil. …

Evaluation of Dairy Manure Management Practices for Greenhouse Gas Emissions Mitigation in California

The objective of this research project is to develop information to help inform policies to promote reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from dairy manure management in California. This research (1) describes and evaluates manure management …