Jean Remarque

Hello my name is Jean Remarque. I'm a Haitian American Urban Zero waste environmentalist and a artist. I'm a recent graduate of the Brooklyn Botanical Garden B.U.G program and I also completed my certification with GrowNyC beginners Farmers cohort. Currently I'm working on my apprenticeship with EarthMatter. I'm on a path/mission and I'm in the phase where I would like to gain a tenure for mentorship and guidance so I can have access farm land.The vision and mission is to steward land and build community through cultivation and diversity and eliminate food injustice and to provide food sovereignty to those communities who have been marginalized. Creating a year round agro-tourism holistic permaculture landscapedesign conservatory. We will offer food to serve the local undeserved community provide educational and employment opportunities. Sell at local farmers markets. I'm ready for a tenure at a Farmers Cooperative.

Preferred counties/regions

  • Capital Region
  • Hudson Valley
  • Mohawk Valley
  • Southern Tier
  • Western

Desired acreage

  • 5 or fewer
  • 6-10

Farming Status

Emerging farmer: 2 years or more of on farm work experience

Not currently farming

Primary reason for farming

Other

To build community through cultivation.

Farming status, plans, and practices

I plan on using regenerative practices. 

Farm Experience & Education

  • Farm internship/apprenticeship
  • Farmer training or workshop

Farming Plans and Practices

Farming method or practice

  • Regenerative/Sustainable

Primary crops

  • black outline of a carrot Vegetables

Primary livestock

  • Black outline of a pig Pigs
  • Black outline of a chicken Poultry
  • Black outline of a bee Bees
  • black outline llama icon Other Livestock

Farm business plan or farm resume

I do not have a business plan or farm resume

Farmland Needs

Infrastructure required

  • black outline barn icon Barns - Equipment Storage
  • black outline barn with silo icon Barns - Livestock
  • 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

Family Housing 

Desired Tenure

Tenure options desired

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

Lease to own farm land 

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

50,000

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

Unsure

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