Description of the property’s current condition and current use(s):
The farm is a horse training and breeding operation but also has land in hay and other crops.
Infrastructure and equipment:
- Water access
- Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops
- Farmer housing
- Electrical Access
This is a horse operation so the fencing essentially consists of electric fencing and some fields with foal-safe fencing.
Water access description:
The farm has its own well.
The farm has horse barns with stalls, as well as run-in sheds in some fields and a large, an old barn that serves as hay storage. An additional farm that is part of the equine operation also has a small indoor riding ring.
Farmer housing description:
Housing consists of a small, basement efficiency apartment with separate entry through the garage. It is relatively new and comes with bed, table, stove and refrigerator. It is one room along with a large bathroom suitable for a single person.
Crops and Livestock
Types of livestock permitted on the property:
Livestock/crops description :
Our goal is to work with a young person who would like to work toward building an equine business since we have stalls and field space to share. However, if this person would also like to try some other types of farming along with horses, we are open to allowing some space to be used for other agricultural ventures.
Description of tenure options:
Initially, we are looking to provide housing and space on the farm in exchange for helping with the overall work load of the farm. The ultimate goal is to find someone who is a good fit and who would then eventually become a partner and in time take over.
Current land zoning:
Is the property located in a NY Agricultural District?: