Erik VandenBerg

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Not currently farming

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

I want to develop a horse logging business where I have a diverisified farm backing it up with pasture, hay fields, family cow, chickens,pigs.

Description of marketing method:

newspaper, online, specialty publications advertising horse logging 

Does this farmer have a business plan?

In progress

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Eastern, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Washington

Desired acreage:

6-10, 21-50

Infrastructure required:

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

Description of buildings required:

A barn would be ideal but not required.  I have a construction background to build what is needed

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Fruits, Hay

Primary Livestock:

Cattle - Dairy, Equine, Pigs, Poultry

Description of livestock/crops:

enough for personal use only

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

For Sale, Other Tenure Agreement

Additional Information

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

Maybe