Canaan Valley Agricultural Cooperative Waste Management Program

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer
Funds awarded in 1995: $4,350.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/1996
Region: Northeast
State: Connecticut
Project Leader:
Peter Jacquier
Laurel Brook Farm


  • Animals: bovine


  • Education and Training: general education and training

    Proposal summary:

    Peter Jacquier will work with four other farmers to organize a cooperative, multi-farm manure storage, solid separation, composting and digester system. The goal is help these farms improve manure management and disposal practices and adapt new technologies to small to the small size of their farming operations.

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