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[Excerpt] This self-assessment document is intended to be used by farm owners and managers or farm staff who are responsible for the operations and/or maintenance of anaerobic digesters and their related processes. It provides guidance for process and job evaluation with suggestions based upon typical potential hazards for farm digester systems and their associated preventive measures.


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Brown, N. J. (2007). Conducting a safety walk-through on a farm: Hazards of the manure handling system, anaerobic digester, and biogas handling system (A self-assessment guideline for farmers). Retrieved [insert date] from Cornell University, ILR School site:

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