John Gagliardi

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Full time

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Rotational grazing beef cattle.

Description of marketing method:

Website, email, and our farm store.

Does this farmer have a business plan?

No

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

Southeast, Dutchess, Putnam, Ulster, Westchester

Desired acreage:

51-100, >100

Infrastructure required:

Water access, Fencing, Electrical Access

Description of water access required:

Stream, fed pond, or well.

Description of fencing required:

Ideal would be electric. I can enhance existing fence if nessessary.

Crops and Livestock

Primary Livestock:

Cattle - Beef

Description of livestock/crops:

Beef cattle. 

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

For Lease, Other Tenure Agreement

Description of tenure options desired:

For experienced professional grazer a daily rate or per pound of gain fee paid. For leased land, a yearly price with liability insurance provided.

Additional Information

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

Yes

Experience & education:

Farm owner

Experience description:

Started with 12 head 2004. We have raised only cattle. Have all nessessary handling facilities in place to background and treat cattle.