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Dance, plants and grants taking root at Jack's Solar Garden

 

March 24, 2021

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Meg Caley (left), Executive Director of Sprout City Farm, gathers soil samples for testing from Jack's Solar Garden. Sprout City Farms is starting the first season of gardening at Jack's with soil prep work

Spring is always a busy time for gardeners, and this year Jack's Solar Garden is finding the season to be super-charged with activity. Last March Jack's, the largest U.S. commercially active agrivoltaic system, was just preparing to have 3,200 solar panels installed.

What a difference a year makes. By November 2020 the system was up and running, and now it's nearly 100% sold out, seeds for gra...



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