I am a longtime urban agriculture farmer with limited experience in rural agriculture. My partner has experience as a rural farmer. I do have a farm advisor that consultants with me on all rural agriculture needs and I would have an experienced farm manager working with me going forward.
We are looking for anywhere from 40 to 50 acres of fertile, mineral rich, producing cleared land within the radius of about 20 – 40 miles of Mercer County, NJ and Bucks County, PA.
We desire to grow produce and specialty products to sell on the open market as well as eventually provide training and workshops for new and beginning farmers.
Looking For Arrangement Type:
Buy / Lease / Lease To Own
Desired Farmer Counties:
Bucks, Montgomery, Philadelphia
Farmer's Intended Methods:
Conventional, Organic, Sustainable
Desired Farmer Regions:
CSA, Indirect Sales To Cooperatives/Company/Farmers, On Farm Store/Stand, Other Direct Marketing Outlets
Looking For Farms With Acreage:
Years of Experience: 15 years of urban agriculture and 2 years of rural agriculture. 20 yrs of business management
Agricultural Apprenticeship Program Details:
Growing Power, Mr Will Allen 2014
Isles Agriculture Program at Mercer County Community College 2002