Pat Rich

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Farming Status and Plans

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

I've always been attached to Dairy farming.

Description of marketing method:

On site or marketing agreement

Does this farmer have a business plan?

Yes

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

  • Capital Area
    • Albany
    • Rensselaer
    • Saratoga
    • Washington
  • Hudson Valley
    • Columbia
    • Dutchess
    • Greene
    • Orange
    • Putnam
    • Rockland
    • Sullivan
    • Ulster
    • Westchester

Desired acreage:

21-50, 51-100, >100

Infrastructure required:

Onsite housing, Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Farm equipment, Fencing, Electrical Access

Description of buildings required:

For a dairy operation

Description of farm equipment required:

For a dairy operation & some to work the land

Description of fencing required:

I like high tensile but one hot wire works

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Grains, Hay, Other Crops

Primary Livestock:

Cattle - Dairy, Pigs, Other livestock

Description of livestock/crops:

Dairy cattle, I like Jerseys & Holsteins

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

Farm Management, For Lease, Partnership, For Sale, Other Tenure Agreement

Description of tenure options desired:

Buy in

Additional Information

Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?

Yes

Experience & education:

Farm owner, On farm work experience, Farm internship/apprenticeship, Farmer training or workshop

Experience description:

I did everything that pertained to a forty cow operation