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Location

  • Columbia County
  • Claverack
  • Philmont

Acres for lease

50

Acres available for crop production

50

Acres available for pasture/hay

50

Property Description

Property’s current condition and current use(s)

Currently cutting hay, vegetable farm and small herd beef cattle.  Some fencing, irrigation, barns, pond.  More infrastructure to come, farm roads and additional wells.  Beautiful land.  Available 2021 season.

 

Farm history / past uses of the property

former dairy farm, hay farm, last 4 years organic vegetables and grass fed beef.

Farm Infrastructure

Fencing description

deer fence (8’) on one 4/5 acre field

Water access description

1 productive well, underground irrigation with frost free pumps, ponds.  Second well in 2020 and additional pond being developed.  Municipal water available.

Barns/structures description

run-in shed with multiple bays, large barn just restored in 2019.  Dry, new roof and siding.

Farmer housing description

totally renovated 4 bedroom house with wood stove, 1.5 baths, large kitchen

Crops and Livestock

Types of livestock and/or crops permitted to be produced on the property

  • All

Tenure Options

Tenure options

  • Short Lease (1-5 years)
  • Long Lease (5+ years)
  • Rolling Lease

Additional Information

Restrictions on agricultural activities permitted on the property under the town's zoning code or other land use laws

No zoning restrictions.  Ag district.

Do you require a farmer who qualifies for agricultural assessment?

Maybe

Are you willing to have the public on the property for a CSA, farm market or related agricultural activity?

Yes

Other potential constraints on agricultural activities (property constraints, concerns from neighbors, etc.)

Organic only please.  Great neighbors.  Farm-minded community.