Farming Status and Plans
Farming status:Part time
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
Operate the family farm presently. Was a dairy, now raise heifers and hay crops. Looking to expand the business.
Description of marketing method:
Sell direct or thru dealers
Preferred location:Eastern, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Washington, Southeast, Columbia, Dutchess
Infrastructure required:Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Fencing, Electrical Access
Description of buildings required:
Requirement would depend on what the property was in the past.
Description of fencing required:
Crops and Livestock
Primary Livestock:Cattle - Dairy
Description of livestock/crops:
Would be dairy heifers and hay crops
Tenure options desired:For Lease, For Sale
Description of tenure options desired:
Would depend on location and price of property.
Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?Yes
Experience & education:Farm owner, Farm management, Farm employee
Been farming since childhood in one form or another.