News: From Cow Pies to Cow Pots: A Creative Way to Manage Farm Waste
Published on: 12/15/2007
Source : USDA CSREES
Dairy farmers constantly struggle with the challenge of managing nutrient runoff from the farm. A creative brotherly duo from Connecticut has developed an innovative and environmentally-sound solution to this problem, CowPots.Ben and Mathew Freund created a digestion and dehydration process to overcome the troublesome odors and high nitrate content in cow manure. The remaining manure fibers are th...