October 12, 2021

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Farm Credit East Presented Informational Webinar on Methane Digesters for Dairy Farms

October 12, 2021

If you are a dairy producer thinking about adding a methane digester to your operation, view the webinar recording for an overview of digester economics, policy considerations, incentives and operational factors. 

Guest speaker Paul Sousa from Western United Dairies covered climate policies, legislation, funding and incentives for digesters and renewable natural gas, eligibility for credits, and how a digester might affect your dairy operation. Following the main presentation, there was a panel discussion including Mr. Sousa, as well as credit and consulting staff from Farm Credit East and CoBank. The webinar closed with audience questions.

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Tags: dairy, efficiency, legislation, environmental regulation, equipment, renewable energy