Christina Chan

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Full time

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Looking to lease approximately 5 acres for diversified Asian vegetable operation. Not seeking to be organic currently, but will use organic practices.  

Currently farming on black dirt and would like to continue doing so.  

Does this farmer have a business plan?

In progress

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Southeast, Orange, Putnam

Desired acreage:

1-5, 6-10, 11-20, 21-50

Infrastructure required:

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

Description of water access required:

Water and irrigation 

Storage for tools-smal shed would be great. Ability to set up greenhouse. 

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Vegetables, Fruits

Primary Livestock:

Poultry

Description of livestock/crops:

Will keep a small flock of chickens for personal use only.

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

For Lease, For Sale, Other Tenure Agreement

Description of tenure options desired:

Long term lease or a lease to own arrangment. 

I have an investor who is also interested in purchasing land together for me to farm, if we can find the right fit.  For a land purchase, we would not require it to have all the farm buildings/infrastructure.

Additional Information

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

Maybe

Experience & education:

Farm employee, Farm internship/apprenticeship