Luis Barrios

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Farming Status and Plans

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

**This farmer's primary language is Spanish. If you would like to initiate a conversation in English please contact [email protected]

Actualmente no cultivo, pero tengo un proyecto de hidroponías, con sistemas de NFT entre otros.. proponiendo de cultivos inicial como la fresa, el ajo, cilantro, cebolla larga, entre otros.

Right now I am not farming, but I am working on a hydroponics project with NFT systems, among others. Initial crops planned include strawberries, garlic, cilantro, onions, and others.

Description of marketing method:

A través de internet y redes sociales.. crear una imagen de la granja que muestre la calidad y rendimiento de nuestros productos.

Through the internet and social networks, I hope to create an image of the farm that shows the quality and performance of our products.

Does this farmer have a business plan?

In progress

Farm Characteristics

Preferred location:

  • Hudson Valley
    • Westchester

Desired acreage:

1-5

Infrastructure required:

Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Water access, Electrical Access

Description of infrastructure:

Es necesarios tener invernaderos o green house, para poder mantener producción durante todo el año.

It will be necessary to have greenhouses so that I can produce all year long.

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Vegetables, Fruits

Primary Livestock:

Goats/Sheep, Pigs, Poultry, Other livestock

Description of livestock/crops:

Para propiedades que estén permitido, la cría de conejos, cerdo, ovejas, gallinas ponedoras, entre otros. Es un area con mucho lucro.. además de generar fuente de nutrientes y proteínas para nuestros consumidores.

For properties where it is allowed, I would like to breed rabbits, pigs, sheep, and laying hens, among others. This is an area with a lot of potential for profit, in addition to generating a source of nutrients and proteins for our customers.

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

For Lease, Partnership, For Sale

Description of tenure options desired:

Nos gustaría contar con un socio financiero, ya que la inversión inicial es alto por los equipo de automatización..pero a largo plazo será una inversión muy lucrativa y de máxima producción.

We would like to have a financial partner, since the initial investment is high for automated equipment, but in the long term it will be a very lucrative investment with maximum production.

Additional Information

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

Unsure

Experience & education:

Farm internship/apprenticeship, Farmer training or workshop, Other

Experience description:

Yo de profesión soy plomero y la experiencia en Agronomia siempre a sido de hobby, actualmente me estoy capacitando para poder desarrollar mejor mi proyecto.En mi país de origen teníamos acceso siempre a los campos agrónomo, compartimos experiencia con dueño de finca y sus ideas de negocios.

By profession I am a plumber, and my experience in farming has always been a hobby. I am currently training to be able to better develop my project. In my home country we always had access to farms, we shared experience with the farm owner and heard their business ideas.