Systems Approaches to Managing Manure Using Coordinating Markets

SKU A4192-008

Author(s) Victor M. Zavala, Rebecca A. Larson, Horacio A. Aguirre-Villegas.

When used effectively, manure can provide a sustainable source of fertilizers, energy, and other valuable products. Assessing livestock manure using a systems modeling approach can aid in developing a market that supports the investment in a processing system that can reduce environmental impacts and increase revenues to rural communities (4 pages; 2022).