Dairy Turns Manure into Irrigation Water Using Worms. Yes, Worms.

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Dairy uses worms to turn manure in to water. ( Betsy Jibben )

Here are some words you may have not associated together: manure and clean water. One dairy in Washington is turning manure into water using worms. Yes, we said worms.

AgDay national reporter Betsy Jibben travels to an award-winning dairy to see how they won a sustainability honor. She visits Royal Dairy in Royal City, Washington. Betsy talks with Austin Allred, the owner of Royal Dairy; Nicole Ayache, the director of sustainability initiatives with the FARM program and Antone Mickelson with the Northwest Dairy Association.