Committee to Consider Solar Power Impact on Agriculture

The Senate Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee will hold a public hearing at 9 a.m., September 21, in Hearing Room 1 of the state Capitol North Office Building to receive testimony on utility scale solar development and agricultural land, according to Committee Chairman Senator Elder Vogel.

The hearing will focus on three main topics, according to Senator Vogel: agricultural land preservation and protection; leasing practices; and co-location of agricultural production and utility scale solar development. 

The meeting will be streamed live at: https://agriculture.pasenategop.com/.