Farmer Profile for Dustin Sherman

Please describe your past and/or present farming experience

I have completed 3 seasons growing hemp here in VT. My friend and landlord just sold his property, so I am in the market for a new location. Looking for somewhere near the lake, anywhere from Vergennes up to Georgia, but am open to other areas.

Are you currently farming?

Yes

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

Yes

Counties being considered

Addison
Bennington
Caledonia
Chittenden
Essex
Franklin
Grand Isle
Lamoille
Orange
Orleans
Rutland
Washington
Windham
Windsor

What is the primary agricultural enterprise you are considering?

Row Crops

What other enterprises are you considering?

Row Crops

Total Acres Desired

5.0

Tillable Acres

2.0

Organic

No

Farm Structures Needed

Barn(s)
Greenhouses
Other Housing
Shop
Storage

Farmhouse Needed

Yes

Equipment Needed

A tractor would be convenient, but not necessary. Same goes for housing.

Which of the following arrangements are you considering?

Short-Term Lease

Are you interested in conserved farms?

No