Feeding the world is a big job. Doing it efficiently while conserving natural resources is an even bigger one. All across the country, dairy farmers are taking action to reduce their impact on the environment. Find out how.
Cow manure has long been thought of as a waste product. See how the Dairy Farmers of Washington are transforming manure into other valuable products through the composting process.
For the second consecutive year, a Washington dairy farm is the recipient of an Outstanding Dairy Farm Sustainability Award, one of the six U.S. Dairy Sustainability Awards announced on April 24, 2013, in Washington, D.C. The awards recognize dairy farms and other dairy industry businesses for practices that advance the industry’s commitment to healthy products, healthy communities and a healthy planet.