Kris Glover

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Full time

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

I currently grow organically (uncertified) for a number of small gardens in my town, selling to local businesses and restaurants as well as farmers markets. In addition, I work with livestock at Glynwood in Cold Spring and just finished my tenure as a milk maid at Edgwick Farm in Cornwall. I have been farming for 6 seasons and currently practice no till, no pesticide, high yield/small-scale agroecology.

Does this farmer have a business plan?

In progress

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Dutchess, Putnam, Rockland, Westchester, Southeast

Desired acreage:

1-5, 6-10

Infrastructure required:

Water access

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Vegetables, Fruits, Ornamentals, Other Crops

Primary Livestock:

Poultry

Description of livestock/crops:

I would love to have chickens and/or ducks. Possibly a small goat or two.

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

Farm Management, For Lease, Partnership, For Sale, Other Tenure Agreement

Additional Information

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

Maybe

Experience & education:

Farm management, Farm employee, Farm internship/apprenticeship