Farming Status and Plans
Years actively farming:6-10
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
I'd like to re-establish myself east of the capitol district to grow organic fruit, vegetables and flowers. I'd like to have a retail stand and csa. I did this in Vermont and the land I rented was priced out of my range of affordability.
Description of marketing method:
I'd like to have a retail stand and a csa and do alittle wholesale.
Does this farmer have a business plan?No
- Adirondack Region
- Capital Area
- Hudson Valley
Desired acreage:1-5, 6-10, 11-20
Infrastructure required:Water access
Crops and Livestock
Primary crops:Vegetables, Fruits, Grains, Ornamentals
Tenure options desired:For Lease, For Sale
Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?Unsure
Experience & education:On farm work experience, Farmer training or workshop
I was self-employed for several years. I had a retail store and greenhouses. I gew gh tomatoes, strawberries, bedding plants and vegetables. I lost my lease and the land was sold. This was in Woodstock,Vermont.