Farmer Profile for abi Khadka

Experience

Please describe your past and/or present farming experience:

My parent came from a small country from of Himalayans region called Bhutan. Bhutan is one and only country untouched report 0 carbon emission and responsible for proud organic farming. My parent have experience in organic farming and raising livestock. My goal is to open a business that will bring farmers of all sectors together and create a sustainable income for struggling farmers and those who have will to change our broken food system. We want to bring a diversity of organic meats, grains, and vegetables on today's market.

Are you currently farming?:

No

Are you interested in connecting with other farmers to explore collocation or collaborative farm ideas?:

Yes

Enterprises

What is the primary agricultural enterprise you are considering?:

Goats

What other enterprises are you considering?:

Apple/Fruit
Beef
Dairy (cows)
Goats
Greenhouse
Herbs
Hogs
Livestock
Mushrooms
Nursery
Pasture
Poultry
Row Crops
Sheep
Vegetables
Woodlot

The Land

Total Acres Desired:

30.0

Tillable Acres:

12.0

Forested Acres:

13.0

Acres in Pasture:

5.0

Organic:

Yes

Infrastructure

Farm Structures Needed:

Barn(s)
Greenhouses
Other Housing
Shop
Storage

Farmhouse Needed:

Yes

Equipment Needed:

My plan is to start with an on-site butcher shop to help the business grow and produce a variety of vegetables that have a high demand in small grocery stores all over Ohio and other states. Equipment can be added as the farm grows. Some of the future requirements are tractor and greenhouse which will help grow vegetables over the winter.

Tenure Arrangement

Tenure Arrangement Considered:

Apprentice with a Farm Owner for a Year or More
Farm Manager
Lease with Option to Buy
Owner-Financed Sale
Partnership
Short-Term Lease
Standard Sale
Work to Own (Gradual Transfer of Responsibility & Farm Assets)

Maximum sale price you are willing/able to pay:

$250,000

Maximum monthly rent you are willing/able to pay:

$1,200

Have you been qualified by a lending institution? (if applicable):

No

Business Plan/Goals

Do you have a business plan? Please write an informative description of your vision & goals for your farming future.:

Krishi Udyog starting from an Ohio family-based agro-business that takes pride in consumers' smart choices. Our mission is to bring the first choice of organic meat and vegetables widely on a national level. Our product consists of our value and our pride relies on consumers' choices. Our commitment to enlarge the market of organic, high quality, and nutritious food keeping American health top priority will never end. Our major goal is to “Preserve and Bring Back Nature”. Secondly, our goal is to get local farmers engaged in our everyday life. Kristi Udyog will be the pride of every American farmer who works hard every day to bring healthy food on the deserving American table. Our continuous effort to change the ethics American food industry while keeping American health top priority will never end