Description of the property’s current condition and current use(s):
Farm was certified organic up until 2021 by NOFA NY. Is not certified this year, but the farmer could pay the fees to have it recertified.
Farm history / past uses of the property:
Infrastructure and equipment:
- Water access
- Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops
- Equipment available for sale or lease
- Electrical Access
Water access description:
Two water sources available, one from a spring-fed pond, the other from a 1500 gal spring-fed drywell.
26x100' high tunnel (water and electricity available) and small 12x16' hoop house. Some tool/equip storage available in a small barn.
1954 Ford NAA 32 hp tractor, multiple implements (chisel plow, disc harrow, cultivator, 5' bush hog, rear scoop, sprayer), 8 HP rototiller, multiple hand tools, 2 water pumps for irrigation, irrigation lines, many propagation trays, heated mats, tables, backpack sprayers. Everything needed to grow veg, herbs or flowers.
Crops and Livestock
Types of crops permitted to be produced on the property:
Types of livestock permitted on the property:
Livestock/crops description :
A good amount of land for pastured animals, some open, some wooded. No fencing, barns, or other structures to house animals. You would need to provide your own coops, hutches, etc. Water sources available for animals.
Price for lease per acre:
Description of tenure options:
Looking to lease land for 2021.
Current land zoning:
Is the property located in a NY Agricultural District?:
Preferences and restrictions on agricultural activities:
I farmed organically, uncertified, for 9 years, then certified organic in 2019. Organic certification not necessary, but I prefer organic methods, as I live on the property.
Do you require a farmer who qualifies for agricultural assessment?:
Are you willing to have the public on the property as a part of the farm business?:
Any additional information about this property:
Great soil, great ph for growing just about anything. I have recent soil maps and tests from 2019.