Farmer Profile for Jessica Piwko

Experience

Please describe your past and/or present farming experience:

An intern and apprentice at Polyface farm in Virginia under Joel Salatin for a year and a half.

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?:

Livestock

What other enterprises are you considering?:

Beef
Flowers
Herbs
Hogs
Maple Sugaring
Pasture
Poultry
Vegetables
Woodlot

The Land

Total Acres Desired:

50.0

Forested Acres:

10.0

Organic:

Yes

Infrastructure

Desired Infrastructure & Equipment Needed:

Water Access
Barn(s) and/or Shed(s)
Farmer Housing
Fencing
Electrical Access

Farmhouse Needed:

Yes

Tenure Arrangement

Tenure Arrangement Considered:

Owner-Financed Sale
Standard Sale

Maximum sale price you are willing/able to pay:

$750,000

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

Yes