David Del Principe

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

Farm Characteristics

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

Primary Livestock:

Equine

Description of livestock/crops:

Horses and/or crop--vegetable or fruit farming.

Farmland Tenure

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.

Additional Information

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

Experience description:

We have experience with horses and some farm training and experience.