Description of the property’s current condition and current use(s):
Solaqua Power and Art (sun and water) consists of over 200 acres of lands and buildings of Columbia Box Board now Sundog Solar- Solar powered mill (120,000 square feet) over 350 megawatts of excess power to take off grid for freezers, processing, grain grinding, drying, marajuana grow...potential Community Land Trust- tiny house manufacturing, farming community..limitless potential. Looking for farmers, land trust members- best tasting Farm Cidery in NYS needs development.
Infrastructure and equipment:
- Water access
- Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops
- Farmer housing
- Equipment available for sale or lease
- Electrical Access
Farmer housing description:
Landowner has the equipment to be able to work with a farmer to establish housing. One goal the landowner has is to be able to establish a community land trust to offer access to the land and affordable housing.
Crops and Livestock
Types of crops permitted to be produced on the property:
Types of livestock permitted on the property:
Livestock/crops description :
There are 30 acres of open ag land that could be leased to a farmer for planting. Ideally suited for a CSA because of the location. There is also a well established farm cidery on the property, but the landowner has not been able to market the cider as much as he would like to.
Sale price or estimated market value:
185 acres $1,000,000
Sale website listing:
Description of tenure options:
Tenure agreement negotiable. There are a few different options that would be considered for this property.
Lease - 30 acres of open ag land that could be cultivated. Well suited for crops (vegetables, herbs, flowers, hemp, etc.) could have small livestock. Also lots of additional wooded property that could be included.
Farm Management or Partnership- the landowner has established a farm cidery on the property, but has not had the ability to market and sell the cider. There is an opportunity for a farmer to come in and take over management of the cidery.
Current land zoning:
Is the property located in a NY Agricultural District?: