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Accession Number DE2013-1070030
Title Cayuga County Regional Digester. Vision Becomes Reality.
Publication Date Mar 2013
Media Count 81p
Personal Author J. Young K. V. Zadeh M. Riley S. Huey
Abstract With an average herd size of 113 mature cows, Cayuga County is home to 280 dairy farms and 31,500 dairy milking cows producing approximately 855 million gallons of milk per year. The Cayuga Dairy industry is a major contributor to the county's economy, employing nearly 1200 people, while generating $140,000,000 of revenue from sale of milk alone. At the same time, the Cayuga County dairy industry also produces 5.7 million gallons of manure daily.
Keywords Agricultural economics
Dairy cattle
Dairy industry
Farms
Manure
Milk
Revenue
Sales


 
Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 98C - Agricultural Equipment, Facilities, & Operations
98B - Agricultural Economics
Corporate Author Department of Energy, Golden, CO.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1319
Contract Number DE-EE0000618

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