Solar power is already a very clean, renewable energy source that serves an important role in reducing our carbon footprint. Yet, one forward-thinking farmer has found a way to make solar initiatives even more sustainable. This second post in our series highlighting innovation in Northeast agriculture explores the grazing of sheep on the grassy fields that lie below solar arrays.
Farm Credit East offers various financing options, including leasing. A lease may be a beneficial option to preserve operating capital, especially when taking on a new project or making a large purchase.
Solar panels are increasingly popping up across the Northeast. Some are being placed on top of existing homes, barns or other structures, while others are filling up vacant fields. If you’re considering solar panels for your operation, there are a number of things to consider – including how they may impact your tax return.