Western Growers continues to communicate with solar providers and financial institutions involved with Western Growers Solar Energy Initiative (SEI) to periodically provide information that may be useful to WG members interested in solar power. This update contains information related to the federal tax credit deadline and some considerations to determine if solar power is the right fit for a business.
Western Growers and Silicon Valley Global Partners (SVG Partners) are entering into an exclusive strategic alliance agreement to find, accelerate, advance and invest in innovative solutions intended to solve critical challenges to production agriculture through technology, and produce more with less water, labor and inputs.
In an era when water is in such scarce supply, agriculture must examine methods to reuse or repurpose this resource. The re-use of tail water from irrigation systems has been discouraged in some areas despite the fact that it could be reclaimed and used as irrigation water.