Farming Status and Plans
Years actively farming:2-5
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
Looking for land for the Syracuse Refugee Agricultural Program (SyRAP). It is a training program for people in the refugee community who lack access to land. Land is provided for the farmers, but need more to expand the program.
Description of marketing method:
Marketing to people from the refugee community by selling speciality vegetables that are from other countries.
Does this farmer have a business plan?In progress
Desired acreage:21-50, 51-100
Infrastructure required:Onsite housing, Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Water access
Description of infrastructure:
A house with a barn to accomadate goats would be nice, but also have resources to build those if necessary. Will need a water source.
Crops and Livestock
Primary crops:Vegetables, Fruits
Description of livestock/crops:
Grow a vireity of vegetables and have plans to acquire some goats.
Tenure options desired:For Sale
Description of tenure options desired:
Would like to purchase land.
Experience & education:On farm work experience, Farmer training or workshop
Worked as agriculture program director for four years, working on site.