anaerobic digestion

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anaerobic digestion

n
the conversion of biodegradable waste matter into compost in the absence of oxygen
anaerobic digester n
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Digesters would receive no RIN revenue if the federal RFS program were eliminated or if it were changed so that benefits for the California manure digester program were removed.
The manure digester is already in place and at work, and an official ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled for May 31.
Whatcom County's second manure digester broke ground June 28 at 842i Bob Hall Road in Lynden.
Joseph Gallo Farms, an award-winning leader in environmentally compatible farming, is especially proud of the many environmental benefits of this manure digester system:
The Project, in partnership with Genex Cooperative, a beef and dairy services co-op, was looking to develop a manure digester that would be feasible for use by small and medium dairies.
It will also be used in a drying process that is part of a livestock manure digester plant which processes biogas and fertiliser material.
to provide clean, renewable manure digester biogas to power today's inaugural celebration of Gov.
The manure digester apparently would be only the second in Lane County.
For the Maas brothers, who currently have a manure digester under construction in Mount Vernon, a big part of the work is to garner the trust of farmers and educate local government and the business community on the advantages of building such a thing in their backyard, so to speak.
During the energy crisis in the 1970s, researchers in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences operated an experimental manure digester.