Mary King

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Not currently farming

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Veteran family looking to return to the homesteading roots of my youth.  I want my children to grow up seeing the value of hard work, clean air and fresh food.  I'm hoping to find a share/lease situation with an existing infrastructure and ideally onsite housing.

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Eastern, Albany, Southeast, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Westchester

Desired acreage:

21-50

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Vegetables, Fruits, Grains, Hay

Primary Livestock:

Equine, Goats/Sheep, Pigs, Poultry

Farmland Tenure

Additional Information

Experience & education:

Farm internship/apprenticeship

Experience description:

I grew up on a farm homestead, where I took the lead caring for chickens, geese, goats and horses