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Property Location
745 Route 216, Poughquag, NY
[Dutchess County]
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49 acres available
20 open acres for farming
5 wooded acres / other

Property Description

Soil types:

We have the soil report from Cornell; open and wooded acres listed are estimated.

Description of the property’s current condition and current use(s):

Looking for hay or vegetable farmer; cows on property-separated. Large fields; Two car garage [needs a work and has electric access] can be used to store items or sell produce.  5 year lease terms flexible. Need liability insurance.

Farm history / past uses of the property:

dairy, chickens, horses, hay

Farm Infrastructure

Infrastructure and equipment:

  • Water access
  • Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops
  • Electrical Access

Water access description:

well

creek running through property with shallow ponds can be dug- type C protected

Barns/structures description:

Barn with some stables and open area-flexible as to use if any.

Crops and Livestock

Types of crops permitted to be produced on the property:

Vegetables, Grains, Hay

Types of livestock permitted on the property:

Cattle - Beef, Goats/Sheep, Poultry

Livestock/crops description :

There are about 25 miniature herefords grazing for the last five years-their pasture can be separated; good source for compost.

Tenure Options

Tenure options:

For Lease

Price for lease per acre:

flexible

Description of tenure options:

We are looking to find a reputable person who wants to grow-we want to see our land maintained and produce.  We have farm status, but we want more activity on our land.  

 

Additional Information

Conservation status:

No

Current land zoning:

Agricultural

Is the property located in a NY Agricultural District?:

Yes

Preferred farming method:

Organic (not certified)

Do you require a farmer who qualifies for agricultural assessment?:

Yes

Are you willing to have the public on the property as a part of the farm business?:

Negotiable

Any additional information about this property:

We are looking for established people who know what they are doing and not those who are trying farming out.  We are close to the Taconic Pkwy and close to Route 84 and quick access to Route 22. 

We have large frontage on Route 216 with easy in and out.

If you need extra space to grow to supplement what you have now or you need to expand to a larger area to farm, you may be a good fit.