James Thomsen

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Part time

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

I have completed the UVM begining farmer prgram, I have several buisness plans.

Description of marketing method:

CSA'a, farmers markets, internet

Does this farmer have a business plan?

Yes

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Ulster, Washington

Desired acreage:

1-5, 6-10, 11-20, 21-50, 51-100, >100

Infrastructure required:

Onsite housing

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Vegetables, Fruits

Primary Livestock:

Poultry, Other livestock

Description of livestock/crops:

most experiacne with poultry

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

Farm Management, For Lease, Partnership, Other Tenure Agreement

Description of tenure options desired:

Family of 7 looking for farming oppertunity with one adult working off site to supplement income

Additional Information

Experience & education:

Formal agricultural education

Experience description:

farming for family sustainability