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ASGA Call 31: Solar & Pollinators & Honey

By ASGA / July 3, 2020 /

Hear from guest Rob Davis of the Center for Pollinators In Energy & Dustin Vanesse from Bare Honey​ Solar grazing, solar honey, and good practices in grazing go hand in hand. Call Guests: Rob Davis Dustin Vanesse Call Hosts: Dr Judy St Leger, ASGA Board, solar grazier & owner Dutch Barn Farm, NY Lexie Hain,…

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ASGA Call 30: Trent Hendricks of Cabriejo Ranch, Missouri

By ASGA / July 3, 2020 /

Hear from Trent Hendricks of Cabriejo Ranch, a seasoned grazier, he operates a solar grazing network based out of his holistically managed ranch in Missouri. Special Guests: Ernst Pollinator Service at Meadville Land Services & Ernst Seeds. Ernst Seeds: The source of the world’s first solar grazing seed mix Fuzz and Buzz Thanks to our…

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Solar Agriculture: An International Look

By ASGA / June 26, 2020 /
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Mass Farm Bureau & Solar

By ASGA / June 15, 2020 /
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Michigan State: Well Managed Land Can Do Both

By ASGA / June 15, 2020 /

As the demand for solar energy grows, solar farms are cropping up across America’s rural landscapes. And Charles Gould, an energy educator with Michigan State University Extension, says they can complement more traditional uses of land. “One of the things that we are really trying to encourage is raising livestock – especially sheep – underneath…

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Solar Siting in Connecticut: Web Conference June 26

By ASGA / June 15, 2020 /

Please share with pertinent individuals this invitation to an important online event — Friday, June 26th, 8:50am log-in until 12:15pm — during which we will hear presentations about land use issues as we look ahead to … • Building larger solar arrays in CT;  • Pollinator-friendly solar fields;  • the solar grazing idea… and more.…

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On Pasture Features ASGA

By ASGA / May 19, 2020 /
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ASGA Call 29: Don Lewis from Lewis Land & Stock of Ontario, Canada

By ASGA / May 12, 2020 /

Hear from guest Don Lewis from Lewis Land & Stock of Ontario, Canada.  Grazing is just part of the Lewis Land & Stock portfolio of services. Their flocks are based north of Guelph, Ontario.  Grazing their own solar arrays with a contract, this family has incorporated solar grazing into a larger sheep & farming operation.…

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Become an official ASGA member, Access the Network

By ASGA / May 9, 2020 /

It’s here, the opportunity to become an official member of American Solar Grazing Association! This Friday we’re hosting a members meeting and tour of the new Solar Grazing network and map. ​Become an official member of American Solar Grazing Association today. ​ If you’re already a member, thank you! Please help us spread the word…

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Sheep & Chickens On the Solar Arrays

By ASGA / April 24, 2020 /

https://www.csmonitor.com/Environment/2020/0423/A-new-vision-for-farming-Chickens-sheep-and-solar-panels

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The Right Solar Seed Mix

By ASGA / April 24, 2020 /

Pollinator-friendly solar in Vermont

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ASGA Call 28: Solar Grazing with Carolina Solar Services

By ASGA / April 11, 2020 /

Guests Zach Hobbs & Brock Phillips, Carolina Solar Services. Grazing is just part of the Carolina Solar Services portfolio of services. Their flocks are based in North Carolina. A neat operation with high standards for performance in the industry, it’s a pleasure to have them join our call. Carolina Solar Services on Instagram ASGA Hosts:…

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New York State Solar Sheep Photo Op

By ASGA / April 1, 2020 /

Hey folks! We got a little nice press with an album cover for New York State’s Clean Energy Standards Report 2019. Nice to see some New York solar sheep in the spotlight. For those of you interested in the report, see below Look to the report submitted on 3/31/20 NYSERDA 2019 CES Procurement Report

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Outreach Webinar on Solar Technology & Solar Grazing

By ASGA / March 31, 2020 /

USES, the United Solar Energy Supporters group, just offered a webinar on solar grazing and on solar technologies. Tune in about 30 min in for the latest solar grazing webinar by ASGA’s founders Lewis Fox & Lexie Hain. https://usesny.org/education/webinars/

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Yes! Magazine Features ASGA

By ASGA / March 20, 2020 /
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ASGA Call 27: Increased Value With Solar Grazing with Dan Finnegan of Solar Shepherd LLC.

By ASGA / March 10, 2020 /

Dan Finnegan, owner of Solar Shepherd LLC joined us to discuss the benefits of solar grazing and how it can offer increased value over other land management practices. Dan will wear both his farmer hat and his finance-business hat for this call. Click here to watch the replay He’s a quick thinker who is looking…

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