Farming Status and Plans
Farming status:Full time
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
We have been running our own farm business on rented land in Mississippi for 3 years. Our major crops are salad greens, microgreens, a diverse array of vegetables, and oyster mushrooms.
Description of marketing method:
We have in the past primarily sold through farmer's markets, CSA, restaurants, and on farm sales.
Does this farmer have a business plan?In progress
Preferred location:Eastern, Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Washington, Southeast, Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, Westchester
Desired acreage:1-5, 6-10, 11-20, 21-50
Crops and Livestock
Primary crops:Vegetables, Fruits, Grains, Ornamentals, Other Crops
Description of livestock/crops:
We are only interested in diverse vegetable and fruit production.
Tenure options desired:Farm Management, For Lease, Partnership, For Sale
Description of tenure options desired:
We are looking for a permanent farm to allow for perennial crop production. Beyond that we're open to a number of different arrangements.
Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?Maybe
Experience & education:Farm owner, Farm management, Farm employee, Farm internship/apprenticeship
We are a 2 person team, both of us have a year of internship on farms. We have been running our own farm for 3 years.