Digester makes MA dairy farm super sustainable
January 16, 2017 by The Recorder
January 16, 2017, Deerfield, MA — The 500 Holstein cows chewing in the Bar-Way Farms barn don’t seem to notice, but something exciting is happening with their manure.
And when spring arrives, farmer Peter Melnick says, he’ll be thrilled to be spreading a liquid fertilizer from the new $5 million electricity- and heat-producing waste digester that’s getting ready for operation. READ MORE