Chellise Michael

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Not currently farming

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Chellise is looking to migrate out of the city and pursue a venture with growing organic hops for craft beers. She also has an extensive background in events planning, photography, and the craft beer industry so she would like to incorporate this into her farming venture. 

Community and art 

Craft beer industry and events expierence!

Does this farmer have a business plan?

In progress

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Albany, Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Sullivan, Ulster, Eastern, Southeast

Desired acreage:

21-50, 51-100, >100

Infrastructure required:

Onsite housing, Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Water access, Electrical Access

Description of buildings required:

Housing and barns are required. Good standing structures! Semi move in ready. 

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Vegetables, Fruits, Other Crops

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

Farm Management, Partnership, Other Tenure Agreement

Description of tenure options desired:

I am looking to partner with an organic farmer as a business venture. I care deeply about the future and health of our farmlands and want to contribute to the preservation of it. 

Additional Information

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


Experience & education:

Formal agricultural education