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Topic: Alternative Energy

Issues regarding alternative forms of energy intersect with farming in many ways, particularly when it comes to land use. FLAG is able to:

  • Provide information and options to farmers when they are approached by a utility company or developer.
  • Help farmers understand their rights and liabilities under agreements with utility companies or developers.


Farmers’ Guide to Solar and Wind Energy in Minnesota (4/30/2019)
Farmers' Guide to Wind Energy: Legal Issues in Farming the Wind (6/1/2007)
Negotiating Wind Energy Property Agreements (1/1/2007)
Community Wind: A Review of Select State and Federal Policy Incentives (8/1/2006)
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