Hello Agriculture, LLC.

Hydroponic grower, with Cornell-Bsc. in AgSc. & Business plus Master of Hort. CEA/indoor vertical farming.
I've commercial grower experience managing indoor leafy veg., soft fruit(berries), mushrooms, herbs, & specialty crop production operations.

Preferred counties/regions

  • Hudson Valley
  • Long Island
  • New York City

Desired acreage

  • 5 or fewer
  • 6-10
  • 11-20
  • 21-50

Farming Status

Beginning farmer: 10 years or less of experience managing a farm business

Not currently farming

Primary reason for farming

Farm will generate a portion of my income

Farming status, plans, and practices

Interested in hoop or shade house production of leafy vegetables, specialty fruits (strawberries), hot peppers, and other fast-growing berry fruits for North East ethnic markets. 

I am open to the discussion of potential partnerships but may not be required. 

Farm Experience & Education

  • Farm internship/apprenticeship
  • Formal agricultural education
  • Farm manager
  • On farm work experience

I am a CALS - Cornell alum with a Bsc. Agribusiness and Masters with a focus on Indoor Farming and Operations Management. 

Farming Plans and Practices

Farming method or practice

  • Other

I am a horticulture farmer using hydroponics methods as my method of crop production. My specialty focuses on leafy vegetables or specialty fruit crops (berries).

Primary crops

  • black outline of a carrot Vegetables
  • black outline apple icon Fruits

Primary livestock

  • No Livestock

Marketing Method

Value -Added 

Business to Business

Farm business plan or farm resume

My business plan or farm resume is in progress

Farmland Needs

Infrastructure required

  • black outline barn icon Barns - Equipment Storage
  • black outline electrical icon Electrical access
  • black outline tractor icon Equipment
  • black outline house icon Farmer housing
  • Black outline of a fence Fencing
  • Black outline of a water drop Water access

Studio apartment is sufficient.

Desired Tenure

Tenure options desired

  • For Lease
  • Business Partnership
  • Farm Management
  • Cooperative Model
  • Other Tenure Agreement

Open to extend lease

Estimated price range for a lease or a purchase of a farm property

100000

Will this operation qualify an eligible landowner for an Agricultural Assessment?

Yes

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