Hanna Baglivi

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Full time

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Pastured meat, poultry, and eggs

Description of marketing method:

Pasture raised with organic practices to farmers markets and a csa 

Does this farmer have a business plan?

In progress

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Albany, Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Sullivan, Ulster, Washington, Westchester

Desired acreage:

21-50, 51-100

Infrastructure required:

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

Description of buildings required:

equipment storage and eventually livestock shelter

Description of water access required:

Recent working well, potable, clean water

Description of fencing required:

some existing pasture fences would be nice

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Vegetables

Primary Livestock:

Pigs, Poultry

Description of livestock/crops:

heritage breed hogs, feeder to finish and eventually a breeding operation. Row crops and flowers

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

Partnership, For Sale

Additional Information

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

Yes

Experience & education:

Formal agricultural education, Farm management, Farm employee, Farm internship/apprenticeship

Experience description:

Bachelors in sustainable agriculture from Delaware valley university. Organic livestock and vegetable operations as farm worker. Livestock manager on a sustainable grass-based farm-to-table farm.