Joy Chiu

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

Farm Characteristics

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. 

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

Partnership, For Sale, Other Tenure Agreement

Additional Information