DECEMBER 1, 2022, 12 pm-1 pm Webinar
Economic Feasibility Case Study of Co-Digestion of Manure and Food Waste on a NNY Dairy Farm: A Project Funded by the NNYADP
Register at https://cals.cornell.edu/co-digestion-webinar
Speakers with Cornell PRO-DAIRY: Agricultural Sustainability & Energy Engineer Lauren Ray, Agricultural Engineer Peter Wright; moderators: CCE NCRAT Regional Dairy Specialist Lindsay Ferlito, Cornell PRO-DAIRY Dairy Environmental Systems Specialist Angela George.
Presentation: Food waste sources and tipping fees, biogas generation and utilization for energy, and digested effluent storage and nutrient management planning will be covered. Q & A session included. Scenario 1: Addition of food waste (20% by volume) to existing manure anaerobic digester to electricity system. Scenario 2: New construction anaerobic digester to renewable natural gas (RNG) system taking in food waste (up to 50% by volume) with manure.
Final NNYADP project report: Economic Feasibility Case Study of Co-Digestion of Manure and Food Waste on a NNY Dairy Farm will be posted in the spring on this website.