Farming Status and Plans
Years actively farming:10+
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
I am actively farming. I have 40 Boer goats, 25 Sheep (Icelandic mix breeds), 13 geese for eggs, Heritedge mix breed turkeys. I have a day job and am required to move to Broome County. I am prepared to purchase and need a minimum of 10 acres.
Does this farmer have a business plan?In progress
- Southern Tier
Desired acreage:6-10, 11-20, 21-50, 51-100, >100
Infrastructure required:Onsite housing, Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Water access, Fencing, Electrical Access
Crops and Livestock
Primary Livestock:Goats/Sheep, Poultry
Tenure options desired:For Lease, Partnership, For Sale
Description of tenure options desired:
I prefer to purchase but will consider lease and partnership with good contract.
Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?No
Experience & education:Formal agricultural education, Farm owner, On farm work experience, Farmer training or workshop
10 years of experience raising goats, etc. graduate of Holistic Management International multi year program. Successful farm stay.