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Video: A Solar Leader Emerges In Rural Iowa

August 24th, 2017 | by John Farrell

It seems counter-intuitive that a conservative farming community in southeastern Iowa is home to some of the most expansive solar generation in the US. But that’s exactly what’s happening in the area served by Farmers Electric Cooperative, the rural utility whose enterprising leader, Warren McKenna, saw renewables as a gateway to economic vitality.


Rooftop Farms by Cityscape Farms

May 23rd, 2011 | by Glenn Meyers

No matter how great the idea, making a business from an urban garden is no easy task. Just ask Mike Yohay, founder of San Francisco-based Cityscape Farms, which provides urban greenhouse systems for agricultural production with low water use.



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