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Bishop’s Orchards in Guilford Pick-Your-Own with Solar Stewardship

Bishop’s Orchards, located in Guilford Connecticut, has a very long and proud history dating back to 1871. Now owned and operated by the Bishop’s family fifth generation, they continue to improve and expand the business. Their retail market has seen many renovations in the recent years and they have continued to acquire additional farmland to grow their crops.

First Phase of San Felasco Tech City Opens

Mitch Glaeser and Richard Blaser of The Laser Investment Group had a vision of a live-work-play community, with businesses, housing and recreation areas to be run primarily by solar power.  The community would be an environmentally- and tech-friendly development.  San Felasco Tech City, just south of Alachua, Florida, recently held its grand opening for the first phase of  this 82-acre development.  This phase consists of two 30,000 square foot commercial structures joined by a 211-kw roof promenade-mounted solar panels over the central walkway.  Approaching the building, visitors and emplo