Farming Status and Plans
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
Zakir is searching for an opportunity to partner with an existing small farm operation so that Zakir can help and learn from experienced farmers.Zakir has been growing on his own property for three seasons and has developed a small customer base. Interested in expanding his knowledge and provide more services to his customers.
Does this farmer have a business plan?Yes
- Hudson Valley
Desired acreage:1-5, 6-10, 11-20, 21-50, 51-100, >100
Crops and Livestock
Primary crops:Vegetables, Fruits, Grains, Ornamentals, Hay, Other Crops
Primary Livestock:Cattle - Beef, Cattle - Dairy, Equine, Goats/Sheep, Poultry, Other livestock
Description of livestock/crops:
Vegetables and also has customers interested in cattle if a farmer is willing to allow them. Zakir also has an interest in hydro/aquaponics.
Tenure options desired:Farm Management, Partnership
Description of tenure options desired:
Seeking a partnership or learning opportunity with an existing farmer and farm operation. May be interested in taking over or purchasing the business in the subsequent years should the relationship and business opportunity fit both parties.
Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?Yes
Producing on own property for 3 seasons.