Profile #739

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General Information

Preferred location(s)

  • Columbia County
  • Ancram
  • Ancramdale
  • Austerlitz
  • Canaan
  • Chatham
  • Claverack
  • Clermont
  • Columbiaville
  • Copake
  • Copake Falls
  • Craryville
  • East Chatham
  • Elizaville
  • Gallatin
  • Germantown
  • Ghent
  • Greenport
  • Hillsdale
  • Hollowville
  • Hudson
  • Kinderhook
  • Livingston
  • Malden Bridge
  • Mellenville
  • New Lebanon
  • Niverville
  • North Chatham
  • Old Chatham
  • Philmont
  • Stockport
  • Spencertown
  • Stottville
  • Stuyvesant
  • Stuyvesant Falls
  • Valatie
  • Taghkanic
  • West Lebanon

Tenure options

  • Short Lease (1-5 years)

Property Requirements

Acreage to lease (total)

  • 0-5

Acreage to lease (tillable)

  • 0-5

Description of buildings

Shed to store tools and equipment

Description of equipment

Rototiller, weed whacker, small tractor, greenhouse.

Description of water access

Water to irrigate plants

Description of fencing

None

Farm Business

Primary crops or livestock

  • Berries
  • Flowers
  • Fruit
  • Herbs
  • Hops
  • Horticulture
  • Orchard
  • Vegetable

Primary crops or livestock description

Vegetables, fruit, herbs, flowers

Marketing method(s)

Selling fruit and vegetables at farmers market in Hudson.

Business plan

In progress

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

Maybe

Experience and education

  • Formal agricultural education

Additional experience and education

I am currently taking classes at the New York Botanical Garden towards a certificate in Horticulture.  I have completed the following courses: Introduction to Plant Science: Soil Science I; Disease Identification and Management; Weed Identification and Management; Pruning Principles and Practices.

In addition, I've had a vegetable garden for nine years.