Secretary Ross celebrates cow power in Kern County

Cow Power! CDFA Secretary Karen Ross (center)  participated in a ribbon cutting ceremony Friday for a new dairy digester project at Lakeview Dairy in Bakersfield. Created in partnership with California Bio Energy and CDFA’s Dairy Digester Research and Development Program, this digester uses cutting-edge technology to break down manure and create renewable energy while reducing green house gas emissions. In fact, this project will create enough energy to power one-thousand California homes! Learn more at: www.cdfa.ca.gov/oefi/ddrdp/