Patrick Dunn

Looking for several acres to produce vegetables and possibly add small livestock. I manage a vegetable farm incubator program. This program is seeking new land to transition to, either in a lease or to purchase. We support farmers from all over the world growing vegetables with organic methods.

Preferred counties/regions

  • Central
  • Cortland County
  • Madison County
  • Onondaga County
  • Oswego County

Desired acreage

  • 5 or fewer
  • 6-10
  • 11-20
  • 21-50
  • 51-100
  • >100

Farming Status

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

Currently farming full-time

Primary reason for farming

Farm will generate a portion of my income

Farming status, plans, and practices

I am currently managing a vegetable farm incubator program. This program is seeking new land to transition to, either in a lease or to purchase. We support farmers from all over the world growing vegetables with organic methods. Most vegetables are taken home directly to households and a portion are sent to market. 

Farm Experience & Education

  • Farm owner
  • Farmer training or workshop
  • Farm manager
  • On farm work experience

I am in my seventh year of farming and my third year of farm management. I spent six years growing vegetables on mid-sized, practicing-organic farms in Western Washington, including several years as a crew member, several years managing farm marketing and communications, and several years as a production manager. 

I also started and ran my own successful meat rabbit business for two years, selling to retail outlets and restaurants outside of Seattle. 

I am currently managing a vegetable farm incubator program for a nonprofit based in Syracuse. 

Farming Plans and Practices

Farming method or practice

  • Organic (not certified)
  • Regenerative/Sustainable

Primary crops

  • black outline of a carrot Vegetables

Primary livestock

  • Black outline of a chicken Poultry
  • black outline llama icon Other Livestock

Mainly interested in reduced tillage row crops, meat chickens, and layers.

Marketing Method

Primarily direct-to-consumer, potential interest in exploring wholesale channels. 

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 of a water drop Water access

Preference for barn for equipment storage and possible location for vegetable processing. 

Desired Tenure

Tenure options desired

  • For Lease
  • For Sale
  • Business Partnership
  • Cooperative Model

Interested in exploring any lease agreement or sale. 

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


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