Solar and Agriculture Resources for Ag Land Owners & Local Governments

The following resources provide information for local governments looking to implement a balanced approach toward regulating solar development on agricultural lands and for farmers and other landowners looking to lease land or install on-site renewable energy systems. .

 Resources Regarding Local Municipal Regulation of Solar and Solar in Ag Area

Resources for Farmers & Other Landowners Interested in Leasing Land or Installing Renewable Energy Generation Facilities for On-Site Use 

Resources for Combining Ag & Solar for Local Municipalities and Ag Land Owners

Resources on NYS Agricultural Districts 

NYS Major Energy Siting Regulations

 Farmland Protection Resources