Farming Status and Plans
Farming status:Not currently farming
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
Joy is looking to learn more about farming through networking with farmers, landowners, and partners on the Hudson Valley Farmland Finder. She is considering a few options, but definitely wants to purchase agricultural property within 1-2 hours from New York City. However she would like to have a partner or mentor that could run a farm business on the land and teach her along the way. She would also consider leasing the land out to someone after she purchases it.
Does this farmer have a business plan?No
Preferred location:Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Westchester, Southeast
Desired acreage:6-10, 11-20, 21-50, 51-100, >100
Infrastructure required:Onsite housing, Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Farm equipment, Water access
Description of buildings required:
Joy does not need a house or building, but they would be added benefits. She wants property that is good for farming and that has potential to build a business on.
Crops and Livestock
Primary crops:Vegetables, Fruits, Grains, Ornamentals, Hay
Description of livestock/crops:
Just looking to produce crops. No livestock.