Shah Hasan

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Full time

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

After growing up, working, and living on a farm for several years, Shah is looking to return to his roots and start up farming again. Shah plans to have a small, but diverse operation with vegetables and some small livestock. Currently located in NYC and would like to be within a few hours of the city. 

Does this farmer have a business plan?

In progress

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Southeast, Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, Westchester

Desired acreage:

6-10

Infrastructure required:

Water access, Fencing, Electrical Access

Description of water access required:

Water for irrigation purposes. A property that has infastructure on it already is preferred. Water, electrical, and some fencing is required. 

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Vegetables, Fruits

Primary Livestock:

Goats/Sheep, Poultry

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

For Lease

Description of tenure options desired:

Looking for a lease to get the farm started. 

Additional Information

Experience & education:

Formal agricultural education, Farm owner

Experience description:

Grew up on and worked on a farm in Bangladesh.