Ken Marsocci

Farming Status and Plans

Description of marketing method:

Primarily wholesale to independent garden centers and other re-sellers. Possible internet sales

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Dutchess, Putnam, Westchester, Southeast

Desired acreage:

1-5, 6-10

Infrastructure required:

Water access

Description of water access required:

Water source suitable for container grown ornamental crops

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:


Description of livestock/crops:

Ornamental plants, primarily annuals and perennials as well as smaller size ornamental shrubs

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

For Lease, Partnership, For Sale

Additional Information

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


Experience description:

I have formal education and 25 years experience in horticulture, along with my wife we started our own landscape design and maintenance company in 2002. I am currently working for another employer managing a 15 acre nursery growing container crops, while my wife continues to run our landscape company. We would be looking for the potential to continue to grow and expand our business