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On-Farm Energy: Audits, Short Term Solutions and Long Planning
October 19, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(Rain Date October 20)
Hosted by Simple Gifts Farm: 1089 N Pleasant St, Amherst
The Massachusetts Farm Energy Program (MFEP) will present on how to identify, plan for, fund, and implement both short and longer-term energy projects. This includes energy savings projects, such as upgrading lighting, and energy generating projects, such as solar. Plus, a walk through for what to expect in an audit and what steps to take to plan for and finance suggested improvements. As part of a Climate and Ag Fellowship Simple Gifts will share their long term sustainability and energy plans for the farm as well as recent improvements in infrastructure and equipment.