Farmers manage 630,000 tons of waste annually
By Nancy Allen
GRAND LAKE - 20,600 beef and dairy cattle.
3.75 million chickens.
629,504 tons of manure each year.
That's the Grand Lake Watershed.
How that manure is managed and where it ends up has taken center stage as nutrient-fed toxic algae blooms have plagued Grand Lake in recent weeks. [More