Nicholas Armato

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Part time

Description of marketing method:

Organic Dairy

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

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

Desired acreage:

>100

Infrastructure required:

Onsite housing, Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Hay

Primary Livestock:

Cattle - Dairy

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

Partnership, Other Tenure Agreement

Description of tenure options desired:

Gain experience on an Organic Dairy Farm before running my own.

Additional Information

Experience & education:

Farm employee

Experience description:

Milk cows in herringbone parlor Feed Calves Fork out free stall and bedded pack barns Setup pastures for rotational grazing Clean out livestock barns