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May 29, 2019
Harvest Pierce County supports 82 community gardens representing over 15 acres of land, the majority of which use Tagro products to grow food for family, friends and food banks.  Between the Farm…
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Mar 22, 2019
Olympic Ag LLC is 16 miles up the Wynoochee River Valley just north of Montesano, Washington.  As a recently permitted Beneficial Use Facility (BUF) and land application site that provides winter…
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Feb 11, 2019
“I had a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science but no real tools for solving environmental problems.” Sound familiar? There are a few folks who woke up one day and knew they wanted to study…
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Dec 14, 2018
In junior high school Mike Van Ham, now president of SYLVIS, took a career class.  He answered a series of questions and the teacher cross-referenced the answers to identify the appropriate…
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Nov 19, 2018
"Does anyone remember BioFest Ocean Shores? Craig Cogger’s slides (yes they were using 35mm slides back then) were somehow lost and he did his entire presentation through what can only be described…
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Oct 22, 2018
Everyone can relate to being new to an organization, at the start of your career. Eager, motivated, and perhaps a little naïve – you can end up with some really interesting projects. Kyle Dorsey was…
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Arrow Transportation

Jun 28, 2018
At the Northwest Biosolids Research and Outreach Committee meeting, committee members made the trek across the border to Vancouver to visit our friendly Canadian neighbors. Arrow Transportation were…
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City of Lynden

May 21, 2018
In April, a few of the Northwest Biosolids members were able to stop by the Lynden wastewater treatment plant, en route to a committee meeting.   The City of Lynden has a compost facility, where…
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City of Calgary

Apr 26, 2018
What we do
At the City of Calgary, we apply liquid biosolids on agricultural land as part of our Calgro program. We also apply biosolids to improve marginal agricultural land, which is land…
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City of Anacortes, WA

Mar 21, 2018
In 1992, the City opened the secondary wastewater facility with a capacity of 4.5 million gallons per day. The Anacortes Wastewater Treatment Plant takes the raw primary and secondary solids from…