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    • Biogas Utilization 

      Ray, Lauren (Dairy Environmental Systems Program, 2021-12)
      Biogas produced from anaerobic digestion at a dairy farm can be utilized in several ways. To date in New York State, biogas has been predominantly utilized to fuel combined heat and power (CHP) systems to produce electricity ...
    • Fate of antibiotic resistance genes in dairy manure treated by anaerobic digestion and composting 

      Ray, Lauren; Gooch, Curt (Dairy Environmental Systems Program, 2020-11)
      The fate of antibiotic resistance genes in anaerobic digestion systems and composting systems is presented from a research review and on-farm study. Generally, higher temperature systems (thermophilic rather than mesophilic) ...
    • Fate of antibiotic-resistant bacteria in dairy manure treated by anaerobic digestion and composting 

      Ray, Lauren; Gooch, Curt (Dairy Environmental Systems Program, 2020-11)
      The fate of antibiotic-resistant bacteria (ARB) in anaerobic digestion systems and also in composting systems is reviewed. The effect of these manure treatment systems on ARB and their associated antibiotic resistance genes ...
    • How Food Waste Contributes to Greenhouse Gases 

      Sharpsteen, Eric; Wright, Peter (Dairy Environmental Systems Program, 2021-08)
      It is estimated that one-third of all food produced in the world each year for human consumption never reaches the table. This leads to increased greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the food that is not consumed by the ...