Farming Status and Plans
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
My husband and I run Sleepy Pig Farm Animal Sanctuary. We are outgrowing our location, and are looking to expand. We have 3 pigs, 2 goats, 5 ducks, and 5 chickens. We are looking to grow vegetables, as well as rescuing more animals.
Does this farmer have a business plan?Yes
- Hudson Valley
Desired acreage:6-10, 11-20, 21-50
Infrastructure required:Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Water access
Description of buildings required:
We would like to have barns available, as well as fencing. Although, we are willing to put our own fencing up. We would also like housing for us, although if that is an issue we can place a tiny home on wheels onto the property.
Description of water access required:
We would need water access to the barns for the animals.
Crops and Livestock
Primary crops:Vegetables, Fruits, Grains, Hay
Primary Livestock:Cattle - Beef, Cattle - Dairy, Equine, Goats/Sheep, Pigs, Poultry, Other livestock
Description of livestock/crops:
At the moment we have pigs, goats, ducks, and chickens.
Tenure options desired:For Lease, For Sale
Description of tenure options desired:
Interested in property for sale, for lease, or maybe a lease to own arrangement.
Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?Unsure
Experience & education:Formal agricultural education, Farm owner, On farm work experience, Farm internship/apprenticeship
I have been working on various farms (cattle, equine, swine, poultry,etc). And have started our own farm 4 years ago.