Alan Lakomskis

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Full time

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Small-scale, intensive, beyond organic, no/low-till farming. I have many years of experience as a CSA farmer. I've also worked for an intentional community where everything I grew fed the 126 members, three times a day. 

Does this farmer have a business plan?

Yes

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Southeast, Columbia, Dutchess, Orange, Rockland

Desired acreage:

1-5, 6-10, 11-20

Infrastructure required:

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

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Vegetables, Fruits

Primary Livestock:

Poultry

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

Farm Management, For Lease, Partnership, For Sale

Additional Information

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

Yes

Experience & education:

Farm management, Farm employee