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- Columbia County
- New Lebanon
Acres for lease
Acres available for crop production
Acres available for pasture/hay
Property’s current condition and current use(s)
Seek an ambitious, innovative farmer or couple highly skilled in intensive volume production of organic vegetables for local and/or NYC/Boston restaurants. Excellent growing conditions; located on Route 22. Have JD 1070 plus plow and harrow. Also small greenhouse. Living accomodations could be available. You bring the talent; I have the financing.Land currently used for livestock feed by neighboring farmer
Farm history / past uses of the property
Mainly used for production of corn and alfalfa for livestock feed.
no fencing at present
Water access description
Two ponds plus mountain stream
Barn measures 50x 30, 2 stories
Farmer housing description
1200 square foot log cabin on the property: cathedral ceiling and fireplace, three BR, full kitchen. Heat from wood stove and Monitor heater.
JD 1070 (32HP) with plow, harrow and forks.
Crops and Livestock
Types of livestock and/or crops permitted to be produced on the property
Highly flexible on type of farming but activities must qualify for the agricultural exemption.
Restrictions on agricultural activities permitted on the property under the town's zoning code or other land use laws
None. Located in an agricultural district
Do you require a farmer who qualifies for agricultural assessment?
Are you willing to have the public on the property for a CSA, farm market or related agricultural activity?
Other potential constraints on agricultural activities (property constraints, concerns from neighbors, etc.)
Any additional information about this property
No formal certifications but land has always been farmed and fertilized using organic techniques