Farming Status and Plans
Years actively farming:2-5
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
Experienced in livestock farming in a holistic, regenerative manner with some organic vegetable and goat/sheep dairy experience as well. Interested in diversified farming with both livestock and vegetables, and a possibility of poultry and/or flowers.
Does this farmer have a business plan?In progress
- Hudson Valley
- Long Island
- New York City
- Kings (Brooklyn)
- New York (Manhattan)
- Richmond (Staten Island)
Desired acreage:11-20, 21-50, 51-100
Infrastructure required:Water access
Crops and Livestock
Primary crops:Vegetables, Ornamentals
Primary Livestock:Cattle - Beef, Goats/Sheep, Pigs, Poultry, Other livestock
Description of livestock/crops:
I am open to options, but would ideally do a mix of vegetables and livestock or poultry. I specifically enjoy growing tomatoes, squashes and onions and raising sheep and ducks!
Will this farmer's operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?Unsure
Experience & education:On farm work experience, Farm internship/apprenticeship, Farmer training or workshop
I did three farm apprenticeships and have worked full time as the sole year-round employee on a 700 acre regenerative farm raising pigs, chickens, cattle, sheep and ducks.