Farming Status and Plans
Years actively farming:2-5
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
I am looking for a farm to lease to house my Jersey cows. I plan on offering dairy products to the local community in the area I lease property.
Description of marketing method:
I am interested in offering products to the local community, specifically milk and flavored milk, raw milk and eventually cheese.
Does this farmer have a business plan?In progress
- Adirondack Region
- Finger Lakes
- Hudson Valley
- Long Island
- New York City
- Kings (Brooklyn)
- New York (Manhattan)
- Richmond (Staten Island)
- Saint Lawrence Seaway Region
- Saint Lawrence
- Southern Tier
Desired acreage:6-10, 11-20, 21-50, 51-100, >100
Infrastructure required:Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Fencing, Electrical Access
Description of infrastructure:
I would prefer housing onsite if available, however, I have the option to be able to purchase a house locally if needed.
Description of buildings required:
Barns to house dairy cows.
Description of fencing required:
Prefer fencing in place already. I do have electric fence supplies for rotational grazing in spring/summer.
Crops and Livestock
Primary Livestock:Cattle - Dairy
Description of livestock/crops:
I have Jersey cows and I am looking for a farm to lease to house them as well as offer products to the community.
Tenure options desired:For Lease
Description of tenure options desired:
I prefer to lease a farm.
Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?Unsure
Experience & education:On farm work experience
I have worked as a farm manager on farms for over 15 years.