County to study ‘community scale’ manure processing plant
September 30, 2022 by Scott De Laruelle | Fitchburg Star
If there’s anyone who knows about the cycle of life, it’s a farmer. And that includes the business end of things – manure.
Removing waste products can be a costly, messy matter, but Dane County officials believe there’s a way to help area farms keep the common environment clean and healthy, and save a few dollars in the process.
Dane County Executive Joe Parisi announced on Tuesday, Sept. 27 he’s including $3 million in his upcoming 2023 budget to study the feasibility of opening a commercial grade, community scale manure processing plant in the county, and funding to acquire a site for such a project. | READ MORE