Farming Status and Plans
Farming status:Full time
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
Along with a group of partners, we are looking to buy and/or lease farmland within 30 minutes drive of Hudson. Plan to transition to organic legume and grain production (corn, soy, oats, peas) for sale to NY Metro food producers. Seeking 100 to 200ac parcels and larger.
Does this farmer have a business plan?Yes
Preferred location:Southeast, Columbia, Dutchess
Infrastructure required:Electrical Access
Crops and Livestock
Primary crops:Grains, Hay
Tenure options desired:For Lease, For Sale
Description of tenure options desired:
Looking for 20 year lease.
Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?Yes
Experience & education:Formal agricultural education, Farm owner, Farm management, Farm employee
Collectively the team has over 50 years in commerical organic farming and transition to organic.