Solar Grazing News

Science Museum of Minnesota Indicates Solar + Lamb Most Productive

By Lexie Hain / August 2, 2019
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Solar Grazing Association Gets Nexamp Support

By Lexie Hain / August 2, 2019

Nexamp kicked off a new solar grazing program recently with the deployment of approximately 150 sheep on its solar farm in Newfield, NY. The sheep will be used to provide sustainable vegetation management at the site throughout the growing season.

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Ask a Vet: Sheep Identification for Solar Grazers

By ASGA / July 25, 2019

from ASGA Call 16, April 3 2019. With Dr Judy St Leger, Dutch Barn Farm Sheep used for grazing solar fields should be individually identified. Shepherds should keep records of the sheep delivered and removed to prevent concerns of lost animals. Ear tags come in many different sizes, designs, and brands. There are brass, aluminum,…

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Income Diversification for Organic Dairy in NY

By ASGA / July 25, 2019

The Pasto family of Spencer, NY is a multi-generational organic dairy farm with about 300 acres, which is a member of the Organic Valley Cooperative. They have leased 40 acres of their poorer hay ground to a solar developer and will be managing the flock of sheep that will be grazing under the panels. This…

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ASI Newsletter Feature : Solar Grazing Looks Like A Win Win For Farmers

By ASGA / July 25, 2019

Solargrazing.org was recently mentioned in an article by Kyle Partain, featured in the ASI Newsletter, Solar Grazing Looks Like A Win Win For Farmers

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Success at Susquehanna University

By ASGA / July 25, 2019

Susquehanna University in Pennsylvania recently published an article “Have Ewe Heard, We’ve got sheep” which tells the story of a Pennsylvania Family Farm that began grazing their sheep on the universitie’s 14-acre solar array. This is a prime example of the promise of solar grazing: Creating Jobs: A SU student will be employed as the…

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