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CoverDeveloped by Montana State University Extension and the University of Wyoming
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This guide is one in the Exploring Energy Efficiency and Alternatives (E3A): Anaerobic Digester Applications for the Farm or Ranch series. This guide will help you decide whether an anaerobic digester is economically feasible for your operation and whether it would be worthwhile to conduct a detailed financial analysis.


  • Determining economic feasibility of an anaerobic digestion system
  • Five indicators of economic feasibility
  • General cost of an on-farm anaerobic digester


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