Running on solar power, MFA Exchange in Meta expects bright future ahead
Story and photos by Allison Jenkins
Around this time last year, MFA Exchange in Meta, Mo., found a way to breathe new energy into the business.
Two arrays of roof-installed solar panels are providing electricity for the entire facility, including Meta’s modern feed mill that turns out more than 10,000 tons each year. The clean, renewable energy generated by the sun-powered system not only represents the cooperative’s commitment to environmental stewardship but also saves substantial amounts in utility costs. . . .