Project Title & Description
Regional Geographic Initiative - Treating Dairy Manure in San Joaquin Valley
This assistance agreement provides full federal funding in the amount of $10,000. The goal of this project is to engage a diversity of local government organizations, technology experts and the dairy industry in pursuing options for treating dairy manure in the San Joaquin Valley. A workshop to identify barriers and solutions for treating dairy manure in the Valley, propose specific projects for implementing these solutions (e.g., biomass energy plants, compost facilities, wastewater treatment, etc.); and next steps (e.g., selecting sites, generating local support, determining infrastructure needs, conducting feasibility studies, raising funding, etc.) to evaluate and initate these proposed proejcts.
Pre-award costs have been approved back to September 1, 2005.