Farming Status and Plans
Farming status:Part time
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
We are interested in buying land to own and/or farm management as a business opportunity and that may include boarding horses, preferrably in or around Accord. We also own two horses and are looking to eventually purchase property where we can have the horses and potentially some boarders. We would like to stay in either Ulster county, but are open to looking in other counties nearby.
Does this farmer have a business plan?In progress
Preferred location:Southeast, Columbia, Dutchess, Orange, Sullivan, Ulster
Desired acreage:1-5, 6-10, 11-20, 21-50, 51-100, >100
Infrastructure required:Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Water access, Fencing, Electrical Access
Description of buildings required:
Barn/stalls/run-in sheds for horses.
Description of water access required:
Water access for horses.
Description of fencing required:
Safe fencing for horse pasture.
Crops and Livestock
Primary crops:Vegetables, Fruits, Grains, Hay, Other Crops
Description of livestock/crops:
Horses and/or crop--vegetable or fruit farming.
Tenure options desired:Farm Management, For Lease, Partnership, For Sale
Description of tenure options desired:
We are looking to lease, purchase property to own, manage, lease for horse boarding and farm management. We are open to options.
Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?Maybe
Experience & education:Formal agricultural education, Farm management, Farm employee, Farm internship/apprenticeship
We have experience with horses and some farm training and experience.