Farming Status and Plans
Farming status:Part time
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
I am looking to purchase an orchard. I grew up on an family owned apple orchard and then moved away from the business for a little while. Now I have decided to start looking for a piece of property with a established or well started orchard to run my own business from.
Does this farmer have a business plan?Yes
Preferred location:Orange, Ulster, Southeast
Desired acreage:11-20, 21-50, 51-100, >100
Infrastructure required:Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Water access
Description of buildings required:
Ideallly an established orchard operation is what I am looking for.
Description of water access required:
An established well or the ability to drill a well. A pond would also be a bonus.
Crops and Livestock
Description of livestock/crops:
I would like to purchase an already established orchard or one that is well started. I grew up on an orchard and after a few years away, I am looking to get back into this type of operation.
Tenure options desired:For Sale
Description of tenure options desired:
I am only considering for sale options at this time.
Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?Maybe
Experience & education:Farm owner, Farm employee
Grew up on an family owned apple orchard and now looking to get back into it after a few years off.