Farming Status and Plans
Years actively farming:10+
Description of farming status, plans, and practices:
We've built Windrose Farm starting in 1990 to now. We're are selling at as low a price possible to the next generation. We seek to find a good livable home and some farm or farmable ground to to offer to young farmers and assist in an organic byodynamicly based farm.
Description of marketing method:
We are seeking to mentor, and help young local farmers to choose what to grow, & market.
Does this farmer have a business plan?No
- Adirondack Region
- Finger Lakes
Desired acreage:1-5, 6-10, 11-20, 21-50
Infrastructure required:Onsite housing, Water access, Electrical Access
Description of infrastructure:
First we need a good all season home 1,400 to 1,800 sq ft, two car garage & shop attached, barn. And some farmaable land, with power, water, etc.
Crops and Livestock
Primary crops:Vegetables, Fruits
Primary Livestock:Goats/Sheep, Poultry
Description of livestock/crops:
As California farmers, with a great deal of Western farming, we must now learn what it best for the climate and soils in each area we may find.
Experience & education:Formal agricultural education, Farm owner, On farm work experience, Farmer training or workshop
A great deal, orchards, row crops, pasture, meat sheep (all aspects). Building, design all manor of equipment, 60 + years working on farm, & manufacturing. We have much to share as need be.