Growing green: Marijuana presents water, air and energy issues

Advocates say legalization will allow industry to develop better technology, explore green growing options.

Michigan regulators are preparing for the environmental impact of the state’s recent legalization of recreational marijuana. Read More

Photon farms do not qualify for land preservation tax credit

State officials say solar panels block usable farmland.

Farming and land preservation tax breaks for solar energy don’t mix, according to the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development. Read More