Dutch Barn Drive

High Falls, NY, Ulster County

For Lease
Updated

Acres Available

13

Open Tillable Acres

13

Wooded (or other) Acres

0

Infrastructure

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Crops Permitted

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  • black outline apple icon Fruits
  • black outline of a flower Flowers or Ornamentals
  • black outline of a wheat germ Grains
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Livestock Permitted

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  • Black outline of a sheep Goats/Sheep
  • Black outline of a chicken Poultry
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Condition & Current Use

Field is not currently being used, but is cleared and ready for use! 13 acres of flat land surrounded on 3 sides by woods. It has not been used for farming purposes in 40-50 years so it could be certified organic. It has been mowed annually to keep the land open. Soil test information can be found linked at the bottom of the profile. 

Soil Types

Farm History & Past Use

The farm has been a working farm since the early 1800s, but has not been in use for about 50 years now. Previously it was used for corn and hay. 

Tenure Options

Tenure Options

For Lease

Short term lease to start. There is an option to extend the lease and expand production onto more land for the right person. We are looking to work with farmers who have at least 1-2 seasons of farm management experience. Eventually we would like to qualify for the agricultural assessments so we prefer to work with farmers who are able to qualify immediately or in 2 years after the farm is established. 

Are you willing to mentor a new or beginning farmer?

No

Do you require a farmer who qualifies for agricultural assessment?

Negotiable

Production Preferences

Livestock / Crops Description

Corn, hemp, or other crops deemed suitable for the soil -- negotiable. Prefer crops to start rather than livestock. 

Crops Permitted

  • black outline of a carrot Vegetables
  • black outline apple icon Fruits
  • black outline of a flower Flowers or Ornamentals
  • black outline of a wheat germ Grains
  • black outline hay icon Hay
  • black outline maple icon Maple
  • black outline other crops icon Other Crops

Livestock Permitted

  • black outline horse icon Equine
  • Black outline of a sheep Goats/Sheep
  • Black outline of a chicken Poultry
  • Black outline of a bee Bees

Preferred Farming Method

Conventional

Farm Infrastructure

  • black outline barn icon Barns - Equipment Storage
  • black outline electrical icon Electrical access

Barns for Equipment/Storage

Large Dutch Barn, built in 1851. Some storage available, but more can be cleared out if needed. Electric access is in the barn. 

Additional Property Information

Is the Property Conserved

No

Is the property located in a NY Agricultural District?

Unsure

Can the public be on the property as a part of the farm business?

No

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