stanislaus county crop income 1 000 000 000 per year
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Stanislaus County crop income: $1,000,000,000 per year

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 10

Stanislaus County crop income: $1,000,000,000 per year - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 67 Views
  • Uploaded on

Stanislaus County crop income: $1,000,000,000 per year. Signature Fruit Company: 3,800 employees 500,000,000 lb/year fresh fruit. Food processing residue: green fruit, over-ripe fruit, bruised, fruit, leaves and twigs, pulp from juice.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Stanislaus County crop income: $1,000,000,000 per year' - precious-thomas


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
slide2

Signature Fruit Company:

  • 3,800 employees
  • 500,000,000 lb/year fresh fruit
slide3

Food processing residue:

  • green fruit,
  • over-ripe fruit,
  • bruised, fruit,
  • leaves and twigs,
  • pulp from juice
slide4

Signature recycled 9,400 tons of food processing residue in 2003

Countywide, food processors recycled 300,000 tons of residue

slide5

Program to monitor and control the use of FPR is administered by Stanislaus County

Food processing residue has a beneficial use; it is not “waste”

slide6

2003 Dos Rios applied nitrogen as residue at a rate of 24 lb/acre;

TVG’s permit, WDR 97-140, allowed nitrogen application limit of 382 lb/acre

slide7

Landfill as an alternative to soil amendment:

  • cost to SFC is $240,000 per year;
  • not environmentally friendly
slide9

The County has a well designed program to protect the environment; monitor and control the application of FPR as soil amendment; validate the effectiveness of the program

ad