Farming Status and Plans
Farming status:Not currently farming
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
I plan to create an aquaponics farm in a greenhouse setting. With some farming outside of the greenhouse in soil as well as add livestock to the farm.
Description of marketing method:
In progress but mostly word of mouth and door to door sales selling commercially in New York City as well as locally.
Does this farmer have a business plan?In progress
Preferred location:Dutchess, Putnam, Ulster
Desired acreage:1-5, 6-10
Crops and Livestock
Primary crops:Vegetables, Fruits
Primary Livestock:Cattle - Beef, Goats/Sheep, Pigs, Poultry
Description of livestock/crops:
I plan to keep chickens. Potentially beef and other livestock.
Tenure options desired:For Lease, For Sale
Description of tenure options desired:
I would prefer to lease land with an option to buy later on down the line
Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?Maybe
Experience & education:Formal agricultural education
I have studied turf management at Rutgers University