“Area farm to try manure technology”–Ultrafiltration Trials set to Begin on Swine Manure

After working with dairy manure for the last several years, Digested Organics will launch its first pilot with swine manure in collaboration with Mercer County, Ohio next week.  Ag Solutions Coordinator Theresa Dirksen helped coordinate plans for the pilot, which will primarily investigate how the ultrafilration (UF) technology we employ can remove phosphorus from swine manure. As shown in the graph below, UF typically removes 97+% of phosphorus from dairy manure and we expect similar performance with swine manure. Normally about 90 gallons of liquid (called UF permeate) with less than 0.2 lbs/1000 gal phosphorus is created for every 100 gallons of manure filtered.

Our proposal to Mercer County stated: “Performance information collected during this demonstration will allow us to size and price commercial-scale equipment, as well as determine operating costs, to give farmers and regulatory agencies in Mercer County a sense of how much this technology costs to implement on various size farms.”
Download the flyer here to learn about public viewing opportunities.

To learn more, read the full article here:

https://www.dailystandard.com/archive/2016-11-25/stories/30945/area-farm-to-try-manure-technology

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“Cleaning up manure”–Digested Organics featured in Wisconsin State Farmer

A reporter with the Wisconsin State Farmer recently covered the PDPW Tour of our Integrated Manure Management System at Majestic Crossing Dairy in Sheboygan Falls, WI.

Some highlights from the article include:

“We had been looking at manure treatment systems for years, but we just couldn’t get comfortable with either the technology or the costs involved,” Strauss said. “This seemed like the right fit for our farm. We like the fact that it’s highly automated, has a small footprint and is environmentally sustainable  — something that is important to us and to our community”. Strauss said by removing the water they are able to save a lot of money and wear and tear on roads by not hauling water with the nutrients to their fields.

Read the full story here:

http://www.wisfarmer.com/story/news/state/2016/11/29/cleaning-up-manure/94553870/

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Professional Dairy Producers® (PDPW) to Showcase Majestic Crossing Dairy

The Professional Dairy Producers® (PDPW) will showcase six cutting-edge dairies through the PDPW Nutrient Innovation & Dairy Technology Tours, Wednesday, Nov. 9 and Thursday, Nov. 10. We are proud that our Integrated Manure Management System (IMMS) at Majestic Crossing Dairy is one of the tour stops this year!

The chartered bus tour will depart at 9 a.m. and return at 4:30 p.m. each day from Fox Valley Technical College in Chilton.  Fellow dairy farmers looking to grow their business or increase environmental or on-farm management efficiencies will see firsthand the latest innovations and technologies the industry has to offer.

Advanced registration is required for processing.  Please complete and submit your registration by Mon., Nov. 7.  For more information call PDPW at 800-947-7379 or review the program flyer.

 

Thanks for visiting with us at World Dairy Expo!

We had a great time meeting farmers from around the world at this year’s World Dairy Expo!  Here, Chris Maloney and Dean Strauss, owner of Majestic Crossing Dairy in Sheboygan Falls, WI are enjoying a morning coffee and discussing the latest upgrades we’ve made to his Nutrient Concentration and Water Reclamation System.  Dean is the proud owner of our second-generation, all stainless steel ultrafiltration system.  It’s up and running and we’ll be putting more info on the website in the coming weeks!img952512

Visit with us at World Dairy Expo on October 4-8

Digested Organics is unveiling the latest in ultrafiltration technology at Majestic Crossing Dairy, our flagship commercial facility in Sheboygan Falls, WI. Come see us at World Dairy Expo 2016 Booth AR #443 October 4-8 to learn more about the full range of economic and environmental benefits from our Integrated Manure Management System!

Please come visit us at Farm Technology Days (July 19 to 21)

Digested Organics will be at Farm Technology Days (Lot #714) at Snudden Farms in Lake Geneva, WI on July 19-21. Please come visit our booth to learn more about the Integrated Manure Management System (IMMS) and how we can turn your farm’s manure into clean water and concentrated fertilizer.

Chris Maloney and Don Heilman will be there, along with our two demostration skids.  These skids are available to interested farms so we can show you at your farm how our technology works.  Please contact Chris directly if you’re interested in setting up a demo at 847-431-6826.

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Secretary Brancel, along with dozens of farmers and regulators, visit Majestic Crossing for open house

Thanks for visiting with us at the World Dairy Expo

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Thanks for coming to see at the World Dairy Expo!  We enjoyed learning from farmers from across the world and hope we have the opportunity to help you make your operation more sustainable and profitable in the years to come.  Please don’t hesitate to reach out to us if you are interested in learning more about our solutions and receiving a proposal for your site.

 

Come joins us at the World Dairy Expo and Majestic Crossing Dairy!

2015_homepage_logoPlease come and join Digested Organics at the World Dairy Expo in Madison, WI on September 29 – October 3.  We will be presenting our Integrated Manure Management System™ (IMMS) and how it can help dairy farmers treat their manure – concentrating nutrients into 40% of the volume while reclaiming 60% of the water for farm re-use, drinking water for the animals, or discharge.

Specifically, we will be discussing our Nutrient Capture and Water Reclamation (NCWR) system, which is an add-on technology for existing digesters or our BioEliminator system.  Our system concentrates nearly 100% of the phosphorous in manure into just 10-15% of the existing volume. We will also be highlighting our BioEliminator anaerobic digestion units which cost-effectively produce methane for on-farm electrical generation.

While you’re in the area for EXPO, please come see the IMMS in action at Majestic Crossing Dairy in Sheboygan Falls, WI.  This system is designed to process 20,000 GPD of manure and produce about 12,000 GPD of clean water.

Our complimentary shuttle leaves at 9:00 AM each day of the Expo from the Sheraton Madison Hotel and arrives at the farm for a 11:15 AM tour.

You can also meet us directly at the farm at N5854 Meadowlark Road, Sheboygan Falls, WI 53085.

Please contact Chris Maloney to reserve a seat on the shuttle or for more information at 847-431-6826 or chris.maloney@digestedorganics.com

Digested Organics Sponsors DBA Tailgate

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Digested Organics is a proud sponsor of DBA’s Annual Packer Tailgate Party.  Chris Maloney will be there to enjoy a day watching our Packers!

For more details, see: http://www.widba.com/events/packer-tailgate-party/