Farming Status and Plans
Years actively farming:Less than 2
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
Seeking a small acreage to establish a strawberry farm. Primarily seeking land in Ulster County, but would consider other surrounding counties in the Hudson Valley.
Does this farmer have a business plan?In progress
- Hudson Valley
Infrastructure required:Farm equipment, Water access
Description of infrastructure:
Ideally looking for someone with a 35hp+ tractor with a bed shaper and plastic mulch layer. If not I potentially have access to a tractor and can buy a bed shaper/mulch layer. Main requirement is water for irrigation.
Description of water access required:
Water for irrigation, pond or well.
Crops and Livestock
Description of livestock/crops:
Fall planted plasticulture strawberries grown from plugs.
Tenure options desired:For Lease
Description of tenure options desired:
Seeking a short term lease with option to renew. Would also consider partnering with a farming landowner.