Timothy Dean

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

Farm Characteristics

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. 

Farmland Tenure

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

Additional Information

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


Experience & education:

Formal agricultural education

Experience description:

I have studied turf management at Rutgers University