29-year-old leaves NFL and $37 million contract to become farmer in order to feed the hungry

St. Louis Rams center Jason Brown has left the NFL to pursue farming: … “Brown is doing this to help the less fortunate. He grows sweet potatoes and other vegetables and donates his harvest to food pantries. According to the New & Observer, he has given away 46,000 pounds of sweet potatoes and 10,000 pounds of cucumbers this fall.”

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9 Million Solar Panels Spanning 9.5 Sq Miles: World’s Largest Solar Farm Becomes Fully Operational!

The first 500+ megawatt solar plant in the US, and the largest solar plant in the world came online recently.

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