Port Henry, NY, Essex County
Open Tillable Acres
Wooded (or other) Acres
Condition & Current Use
Decker's Flats is a retail greenhouse operation comprised of two gothic style greenhouses and one hoop house totaling 6200 sq. ft. We are localated in the Town of Moriah NY. We produce bedding plants. We grow from Ageratum to Zinnias and Artichoke to Zuccini. We also offer a selection of perennial flowers, houseplants, cut Christmas trees, handmade wreaths and seasonal plants such as poinettias, easter plants and mums. Of these 85% arehome grown. In addition we offer various bags of organic compost/soils, organic fertilizers, organicand pest control products and varity of containers/pots.
Farm History & Past Use
Family home before we started our business. Now family home and the business.
We would like to sell the business and we would think about the selling our home but we would really love to stay. This is a turn-key operatiion with 32 years of viability. All supplies the growing year 2023 are on site or on order. We would love to give one year of our excprience/ mentoring to the new owners if wanted. We will consider various options such as purchase, lease, etc. We would love Decker's Flats to remain as a gardening go-to business for our customers in southern Essex County,NY and our neighbors in Addison Vt.
Sale Price or Estimated Market Value
Do you require a farmer who qualifies for agricultural assessment?
Livestock / Crops Description
non at this time. We once had chickens.
Preferred Farming Method
no fenceing except to keep the criiters out of our personal garden
We have a 165' well as a water source.
Barns for Equipment/Storage
The buildings are heated with propane furnaces. There is a 18' by 8' shed for soil storage with a 8' by 8' hard goods display room attatched. There are several other protected spaces for storage as well.
We live in a 12 room home that shares the well, the generator and driveway with the business. Electricity comes from the grid with a 7K generator as backup. We have 24' by 24' building that is currently being used a short-term rental. (AirBnB listing) This can used as the owner's residence or income for the owner.
Additional Property Information
what ever you wnt to grow/harvest is fine with us.
Current Land Zoning
Is the property located in a NY Agricultural District?
Can the public be on the property as a part of the farm business?
Additional Information About This Property
For the last year we have opened an Airbnb business right on the property.