Allen Stahoski

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Full time

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

We raise beef cows for meat as well as replacement heifers

Description of marketing method:

Word of mouth, existing customers, utilizing auction houses

Does this farmer have a business plan?

Yes

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Columbia, Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, Westchester

Desired acreage:

11-20, 21-50, 51-100, >100

Infrastructure required:

Onsite housing, Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Water access, Fencing, Electrical Access

Description of buildings required:

Barns for calving and keeping show animals

Description of water access required:

Well, city, stream, pond etc

Description of fencing required:

Split rail, wire, or wire strand

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Hay

Primary Livestock:

Cattle - Beef, Equine

Description of livestock/crops:

Hay, beef cows, beef show cows, 2 horses (pets)

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

For Lease

Description of tenure options desired:

Prefer long term lease

Additional Information

Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?

Yes

Experience & education:

Farm owner, Farm employee

Experience description:

We have bartered/leased farmland for the past 10 years. We produce our own hay, raise livestock and maintain property