Jessica Balnaves

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Not currently farming

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Looking to add a Farm to the Il Fiorista portfolio. Would like to grow speciality produce and flowers for our restaurants as well as create an event space on the Farm.

Does this farmer have a business plan?

In progress

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Southeast, Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster, Westchester

Desired acreage:

51-100

Infrastructure required:

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

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Vegetables, Fruits, Ornamentals

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

For Sale

Additional Information

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

Maybe

Experience & education:

Farm owner