Farming Status and Plans
Farming status:Full time
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
Currently employed full time as the manager of a beef and dairy operation in NW CT
Description of marketing method:
Wholesale, primarily to restaurants.
Does this farmer have a business plan?In progress
Preferred location:Columbia, Dutchess, Ulster, Southeast
Desired acreage:11-20, 21-50, 51-100, >100
Infrastructure required:Water access
Crops and Livestock
Primary Livestock:Cattle - Beef
Description of livestock/crops:
Beef cattle and custom grazing.
Tenure options desired:Farm Management, For Lease, Partnership, For Sale, Other Tenure Agreement
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
Have worked on many types of farms, primarily under organic management. Focused on cattle. Have worked several years as a herdsman, and several more as a farm manager (current role).