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Dairy Farm Manages Water and Manure with Simple Techniques

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Earlier this week, KRCB North Bay Bountiful visited the orchards of Torrey and Lucy Olson on a Climate Smart Agriculture tour, to learn about soil management techniques and the challenges of farming as the climate warms. Today KRCB North Bay visit a local dairy farm with an eye to learning about manure and water, and how effective management can benefit both farmers and the environment. The visit was organized by the California Climate and Agriculture Network.

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Source:  Steve Mencher, KRCB North Bay Public Media, August 2, 2017