Farmer Profile for Tamara White

Please describe your past and/or present farming experience

Sheep/Alpaca/Goat Farmer/Fiber Farmer, 20+ years

Are you currently farming?

Yes

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

No

Counties being considered

Addison
Chittenden
Franklin
Grand Isle
Lamoille
Washington

What is the primary agricultural enterprise you are considering?

Sheep

What other enterprises are you considering?

Flowers
Goats

Total Acres Desired

30.0

Tillable Acres

2.0

Forested Acres

1.0

Acres in Pasture

27.0

Organic

No

Farmhouse Needed

Doesn't matter

Which of the following arrangements are you considering?

Lease with Option to Buy
Long-Term Lease
Owner-Financed Sale
Short-Term Lease
Standard Sale

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

No

Are you interested in conserved farms?

Yes

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

I have a flourishing fiber business - I raise fiber-producing animals and also botanicals to dye fiber for natural and naturally dyed fiber industry. I sell breed-stock and hobby-farmer flocks. I have direct sales as well as wholesale. I have supporting agritourism enterprises.