Nevin Curtin

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Part time

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Nevin is searching for land to grow fresh healthy foods to sell to restaurants and farmers markets. Near Orange County would be best, but open to any of the surrounding areas. Adheres to organic farming practices so land that could be used for that immediately would be best. 

Description of marketing method:

Direct to resturants or farmers markets. 

Does this farmer have a business plan?

Yes

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Southeast, Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Westchester

Desired acreage:

1-5, 6-10

Infrastructure required:

Onsite housing, Water access

Description of water access required:

Streams, ponds, or well. 

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Vegetables

Description of livestock/crops:

Variety of vegetables. 

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

For Lease, Partnership, Other Tenure Agreement

Description of tenure options desired:

Lease or lease to own. 

Additional Information

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

Yes