Farming Status and Plans
Farming status:Not currently farming
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
I am seeking land to start a no till farm I plan to put into practice a bio-intensive system that'll build soil rapidly, reduce weeds, and genarate high yields all year long or at least 10months out of the year.
Description of marketing method:
Begin at farmers market in the city, slowly move into restaurants and grocery stores.
Does this farmer have a business plan?No
Preferred location:Southeast, Westchester
Infrastructure required:Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Water access, Fencing, Electrical Access
Description of buildings required:
Will need some sort of structure that has water access to be made into a pack house and washing facility.
Description of water access required:
will need to run clean water to crops and to the pack house. Water should have good pressure.
Description of fencing required:
Fencing to keep deer out and other larger animals.
Crops and Livestock
Primary crops:Vegetables, Other Crops
Description of livestock/crops:
Crops will all be high yielding and high profit. Like salad mix.
chickens will be just egg layers.
Tenure options desired:For Lease
Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?Maybe
Experience & education:Farm employee, Farm internship/apprenticeship
Work for a season on a organic farm in Georgia.