Alan Henning

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Not currently farming

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Do rotational grazing with dairy cows.

Description of marketing method:

Grass fed milk

Does this farmer have a business plan?

Yes

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Albany, Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Sullivan, Ulster, Washington, Westchester, Eastern, Southeast

Desired acreage:

>100

Infrastructure required:

Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Farm equipment, Water access, Fencing, Electrical Access

Description of buildings required:

Milking parlor

Description of farm equipment required:

None

Description of water access required:

piped water

Description of fencing required:

Electric

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Hay, Other Crops

Primary Livestock:

Cattle - Dairy

Description of livestock/crops:

Dairy cows and grass

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

Farm Management, For Lease

Description of tenure options desired:

Lease cows and farm

Additional Information

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

Maybe

Experience & education:

Formal agricultural education, Farm owner, Farm management, Farm employee, Farm internship/apprenticeship

Experience description:

I have produced milk from grass in New Zealand and the United States.