The annual Powering Michigan Agriculture Conference gives farmers the opportunity to learn more about various renewable energy technologies that are available to Michigan farms. Presentations help farmers better understand wind, solar, biomass, anaerobic digestion or geothermal technologies, how they can be applied to your farm, and pros and cons of each technology.
- Give farmers an improved understanding of renewable energy technologies.
- Help farmers decide which renewable energy technology to implement on their farm.
- Provide information on funding sources for renewable energy technologies.
- Provide resource contacts for the various renewable energy technologies.
Published on February 1, 2017
For one turkey farm, making the energy conservation investment payed off in reduced energy expenses, improved animal welfare, increased market weight, lowered brooder mortality rate and safer working conditions for employees.