Paul La Bella

Farming Status and Plans

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Paul is an aspiring farmer who has experience growing vegetables for his own use. He is interested in pursuing a career as a farmer and is eager to gain experience and learn as much as he can. He is looking to find an internship or apprenticeship for 2019. He would ideally like to be in Columbia, Dutchess, Orange, and Ulster County area. 

Does this farmer have a business plan?

In progress

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Ulster, Southeast

Desired acreage:

1-5, 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, Fencing, Electrical Access

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Vegetables, Fruits, Grains, Ornamentals, Hay, Other Crops

Primary Livestock:

Cattle - Beef, Cattle - Dairy, Equine, Goats/Sheep, Pigs, Poultry, Other livestock

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

Farm Management, For Lease, Partnership, For Sale, Other Tenure Agreement

Additional Information

Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?