Peter Brooks

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Part time

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Family has a Christmas tree farm. Searching for a residence nearby with a barn space that could be used to produce wreaths, kissing balls, and balsam pillows for the farm.  

Description of marketing method:

Direct to consumer.

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Eastern, Saratoga

Desired acreage:

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

Infrastructure required:

Onsite housing

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Other Crops

Description of livestock/crops:

Christmas tree, honey, some poultry, and holiday products like balsam pillows and wreaths. 

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

For Sale

Description of tenure options desired:

Wish to purchase.

Additional Information

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


Experience & education:

Formal agricultural education, Farm owner