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Anaerobic Digester

An anaerobic digester is a waste treatment facility which manages and treats animal wastes prior to introduction on farm landsPractice Code: 366

An anaerobic digester is a facility that provides biological treatment of animal waste in the absence of oxygen.

Conservation Practice Documents

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Conservation Practice Standard Overview
NRCS New York Conservation Practice Standard

Field Office Technical GuideConservation planners shall reference NRCS New York Field Office Technical Guide (FOTG) for additional documents, tools, references, and procedures required with this practice.


Related Conservation Practices

This practice is commonly used in a Conservation Management System with practices such as:

Manure Transfer
Nutrient Management
Solid/Liquid Waste Separation Facility
Waste Storage Facility

If you want to learn how you can protect natural resources on your farm or forestland, please contact your local NRCS Service Center.

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