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Anaerobic Digestion

Document title Author Source/ Logo Date
Greenhouse gas from dairy manure management at the farmstead. Part 1: How are Greenhouse Gases Generated?
Peter Wright, PE
Curt Gooch, PE

2018
Greenhouse gas from dairy manure management at the farmstead. Part 2: Dairy Manure Management Impact on Methane
Peter Wright, PE
Curt Gooch, PE

2018
Greenhouse gas from dairy manure management at the farmstead. Part 3: Dairy Manure Management Impact on Nitrous Oxide

Peter Wright, PE
Curt Gooch, PE

2018
Greenhouse gas from dairy manure management at the farmstead. Part 4: Combining Methane and Nitrous Oxide Emissions from Dairy Manure Management
Peter Wright, PE
Curt Gooch, PE

2018
Greenhouse gas from dairy manure management at the farmstead. Part 5: GHG Reduction from Crusts on Storages
Peter Wright, PE
Curt Gooch, PE

2018
Greenhouse gas from dairy manure management at the farmstead. Part 6: GHG Reduction from Limiting Summer Storage
Peter Wright, PE
Curt Gooch, PE

2018
Greenhouse gas from dairy manure management at the farmstead. Part 7: GHG from Solid Storage Systems
Peter Wright, PE
Curt Gooch, PE

2018
Greenhouse gas from dairy manure management at the farmstead. Part 8: GHG Reduction from solid-Liquid Sepration Systems
Peter Wright, PE
Curt Gooch, PE

2018
Greenhouse gas from dairy manure management at the farmstead. Part 9: GHG Reduction from an Impermeable Cover
Peter Wright, PE
Curt Gooch, PE

2018
Greenhouse gas from dairy manure management at the farmstead. Part 10: GHG Reduction from an Anaerobic Digestion System
Peter Wright, PE
Curt Gooch, PE

2018
EMISSIONS FROM BIOGAS-FUELED DISTRIBUTED GENERATION UNITS Part 1: What are the potential emissions from engine-generation sets? Jason Oliver & Curt Gooch 2016
EMISSIONS FROM BIOGAS-FUELED DISTRIBUTED GENERATION UNITS Part 2: What are the current emission regulations for New York State? Jason Oliver & Curt Gooch 2016
EMISSIONS FROM BIOGAS-FUELED DISTRIBUTED GENERATION UNITS Part 3: Greenhouse gas reduction and other benefits of biogas upgrading? Jason Oliver & Curt Gooch 2016
EMISSIONS FROM BIOGAS-FUELED DISTRIBUTED GENERATION UNITS Part 4: How do operators of engine-generation sets meet applicable emission regulations? Jason Oliver & Curt Gooch 2016
New York State Remote Net Metering Jenny Pronto
Curt Gooch
2012
Evaluating the Need to Consolidate Farm Electric Services Tony Baleno Baleno Engineering 2009
Three-phase Power on Dairy Farms in New York State Tony Baleno Baleno Engineering 2009
Understanding Metered Demand in New York State Tony Baleno Baleno Engineering 2009
Utility Service Rates - Time of Use Metering (updated) Tony Baleno Baleno Engineering 2009
A Web-based Program for Locating Sources of Organic Wastes for Use as Renewable Energy Resources Jianguo Ma
Norman Scott
2007
A Guideline for Co-Digestion of Food Wastes in Farm-based Anaerobic Digesters Kimberly
L. Bothi
Brian Aldrich
2005
Centralized Anaerobic Digestion Options for Groups of Dairy Farm Kimberly
 L. Bothi
Brian Aldrich
2005
Single, Paired and Aggregated Anaerobic Digester Options for Four Dairy Farms in Perry, NY Brian Aldrich
Scott Minott
Norman Scott
2005
Feasibility of Fuel Cells for Biogas Energy Conversion on Dairy Farms Kimberly L. Bothi
Brian S. Aldrich
2005
Financial Planning for Manure Treatment Systems David Belcher 2005
Agricultural Biogas Casebook Update Brian S. Aldrich
Jianguo Ma
Norman R. Scott
2004
Net Metering for Farm Waste Electric Generating Systems in New York State Norman Scott
 Jianguo Ma
2004
Biomass Fact Sheet - Rc&d -

Hydrogen Sulfide and Biogas Cleanup

Document title Author Source/ Logo Date
HYDROGEN SULFIDE REMOVAL FROM BIOGAS
Part 1A: Hydrogen sulfide and biogas - Basics

Timothy Shelford, PhD
Curt Gooch, PE
2017
HYDROGEN SULFIDE REMOVAL FROM BIOGAS
Part 1B: Measuring hydrogen sulfide

Timothy Shelford, PhD
Curt Gooch, PE
2017
HYDROGEN SULFIDE REMOVAL FROM BIOGAS
Part 1C: Available technologies for hydrogen sulfide removal from biogas
Jason Oliver, PhD
Curt Gooch, PE
2016
HYDROGEN SULFIDE REMOVAL FROM BIOGAS
Part 1D: Partial budget analysis

Timothy Shelford, PhD
Curt Gooch, PE
2017
HYDROGEN SULFIDE REMOVAL FROM BIOGAS
Part 1E: Hydrogen sulfide and sulfur emissions

Timothy Shelford, PhD
Curt Gooch, PE
2017
HYDROGEN SULFIDE REMOVAL FROM BIOGAS
Part 2A: Microbial underpinnings of hydrogen sulfide biological filtration
Jason Oliver, PhD
Curt Gooch, PE
2016
HYDROGEN SULFIDE REMOVAL FROM BIOGAS
Part 2B: Biotrickling filters for hydrogen sulfide - Overview of configuration and design
Jason Oliver, PhD
Curt Gooch, PE
2016
HYDROGEN SULFIDE REMOVAL FROM BIOGAS
Part 2C: Biotrickling filters for hydrogen sulfide - Improvement opportunities
Jason Oliver, PhD
Curt Gooch, PE
2016
HYDROGEN SULFIDE REMOVAL FROM BIOGAS
Part 3A: Iron sponge basics

Timothy Shelford, PhD
Curt Gooch, PE
2017
HYDROGEN SULFIDE REMOVAL FROM BIOGAS
Part 3B: Iron sponge design considerations: vessel sizing

Timothy Shelford, PhD
Curt Gooch, PE
2017

Composting

Document title Author Source/ Logo Date
Compost Equipment Cornell Waste Management Institute 2006
Compost Pads Cornell Waste Management Institute 2005
Marketing Composts and Meeting Consumer Needs Cornell Waste Management Institute 2004
Regulation and Certification of Composts Cornell Waste Management Institute 2004
Improving and Maintaining Compost Quality Cornell Waste Management Institute 2004
Testing Composts Cornell Waste Management Institute 2004
Compost Bulking Materials Cornell Waste Management Institute 2004

Antimicrobial Resistance & Dairy Production

Document title Author Source/ Logo Date
Overview of Antimicrobial Resistance as it Relates to Dairy Production Fact Sheet Jason Oliver
Curt Gooch
2017

Covered Manure Storage

Document title Author Source/ Logo Date
Covers for Long-Term Dairy Manure Storages Part 1: Odor Control and More Tim Shepherd
Curt Gooch
Karl Czymmek
2015
Covers for Long-Term Dairy Manure Storages Part 2: Estimating your Farm's Annual Cost and Benefit Tim Shepherd
Curt Gooch
Karl Czymmek
Jason Karszes
2015

Greenhouse Gases & Point-Source Geseous Emissions

Document title Author Source/ Logo Date
BIOFILTERS FOR POINT-SOURCE GASEOUS EMISSIONS FROM DAIRIES
Part 1: Potential point-source gaseous emissions from dairies
Jason Oliver & Curt Gooch 2016
BIOFILTERS FOR POINT-SOURCE GASEOUS EMISSIONS FROM DAIRIES
Part 2: Applicability of biofilters to dairy point-source emissions
Jason Oliver & Curt Gooch 2016
BIOFILTERS FOR POINT-SOURCE GASEOUS EMISSIONS FROM DAIRIES
Part 3: Basics of biofiltration
Jason Oliver & Curt Gooch 2016
BIOFILTERS FOR POINT-SOURCE GASEOUS EMISSIONS FROM DAIRIES
Part 4: Biofilter design information
Jason Oliver & Curt Gooch 2016
BIOFILTERS FOR POINT-SOURCE GASEOUS EMISSIONS FROM DAIRIES
Part 5: Biofilter media management considerations
Jason Oliver & Curt Gooch 2016
Carbon Credits Economics Manure Methane Destruction Steve Bulkley
Jeni Wightman
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Introduction to Carbon Trading in Agriculture Jeni Wightman -
CCX Agricultural Methane Destruction Offsets Neil Sampson -
One Farm's Experience Jeni Wightman -

Manure Handling & Storage

Document title Author Source/ Logo Date
Manure Storage Covers, Part 1 Tim Shepherd
Curt Gooch
Karl Czymmek
2008
Manure Storage Covers, Part 2 Tim Shepherd
Curt Gooch
Karl Czymmek
2008
Evaluating the Need for a Manure Treatment System Brian S. Aldrich
Curt Gooch
2006
Regulations Governing Land Application of Food Waste in New York State David Belcher
Brian Aldrich
2006
Choosing a Manure Treatment System: Questions to Ask Curt A. Gooch
Brian Aldrich
2005
Feasibility Studies of Dairy Waste Treatment Systems Curt Gooch
Amanda Van Blarcom
2005
Transferring Technology of NYSERDA Manure Management Projects: Spreading the Word Brian S. Aldrich 2004
Draghose Application Systems for Manure Peter Wright
Shawn Bossard
Curt Gooch
Amanda Van Blarcom
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Manure Application with a Draghose Peter Wright
Shawn Bossard
-

Nutrient Management

Pre Sidedress Nitrogen Test (PSNT) Refresher Karl Czymmek
Greg Albrecht
Quirine Ketterings
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Safety

Document title Author Source/ Logo Date
Hydrogen Sulfide in Manure Handling Systems: Health & Safety Issues Eric M. Hallman
Brian S. Aldrich
2006
OSHA Fact Sheet: Farm Safety OSHA
U.S. Department of Labor
  2005