Farming Status and Plans
Years actively farming:10+
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
Saifadin is seeking land to be able to start up a pasture raised livestock operation with a processing facility on site. He has experience working in the meat processing industry and experienced first hand the disruption that occurred with processing and distribution during the pandemic. Recognizes that there is real need for direct to consumer meat sale.
Description of marketing method:
Access to NYC market through experience living and working in the city.
Does this farmer have a business plan?Yes
- Hudson Valley
Desired acreage:21-50, 51-100, >100
Infrastructure required:Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Water access, Fencing, Electrical Access
Description of buildings required:
Ideally seeking land with open pasture/grazing land and animal shelter (barn/sheds/stable).
Description of water access required:
Water for livestock
Crops and Livestock
Primary Livestock:Goats/Sheep, Poultry
Tenure options desired:For Lease, Partnership
Description of tenure options desired:
Ideally seeking a lease, but would be open to a partnership if the landowner had experience with livestock production or had a lot of infrastructure already in place.