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Property Location
53914 State Route 10, Bloomville, NY
[Delaware County]
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32 acres available
18 open acres for farming
10 wooded acres / other

Property Description

Soil types:

Bc, Ff, OrF, TkC, LaD

Description of the property’s current condition and current use(s):

Total acreage available to farm is 18 acres. This field has been used for hay with cover crops up until 2018. The owner is seeking a farmer to use the property so that it stays available for agriculture and does not get overgrown. The field consist of mostly loam soils that are rated as prime farmland by web soil survey. Water and electrical access could be brought to the field from the landowners house if needed. There is also about 18 acres of overgrown pine trees (believe they were planted to be harvested as Christmas trees) that could be harvested by someone who would like to use them. 

Farm history / past uses of the property:

Hay

Crops and Livestock

Types of crops permitted to be produced on the property:

Vegetables, Fruits, Grains, Ornamentals, Hay, Other Crops

Tenure Options

Tenure options:

For Lease, Other Tenure Agreement

Description of tenure options:

Short or long term leases are OK. Would like to a farmer to qualify the land for an ag assessment. 

Additional Information

Is the property located in a NY Agricultural District?:

Unsure

Preferred farming method:

Organic (not certified)

Preferences and restrictions on agricultural activities:

Property borders the West Branch of Delaware River which may restrict livestock use. Would like to see an organic farmer, either in method or certified, or someone who practices sustainable agriculture so that the land stays viable for years to come.

Do you require a farmer who qualifies for agricultural assessment?:

Yes

Are you willing to have the public on the property as a part of the farm business?:

Yes