Farming Status and Plans
Farming status:Full time
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
I have 10 years of horticultural experience and a degree in Environmental Planning and Design from Rutgers University. I am currently working as an apprentice for Laughing Earth Farm. My goal is to own and manage a 20-50 acre farm (10 acres in cultivation), growing and selling cut flowers, vegetables, and fruit.
Description of marketing method:
I prefer to sell predominately onsite through a CSA, farmstand and you pick operation. Additional sales will be made through local wholesale customers and potential a farm market.
Does this farmer have a business plan?In progress
Preferred location:Columbia, Greene, Ulster, Southeast
Infrastructure required:Onsite housing, Water access, Electrical Access
Description of water access required:
A pond, creek or well for irrigating crops.