Farmer Profile for Matthew Steinke

Co-Applicant / Spouse Name

Samantha Andrikowich

Please describe your past and/or present farming experience

Currently farming hemp. Have farmed vegetables, chickens, and horses in the past.

Are you currently farming?

Yes

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

Yes

Counties being considered

Chittenden

What is the primary agricultural enterprise you are considering?

Row Crops

What other enterprises are you considering?

Beef
Hay/Forage

Total Acres Desired

15.0

Tillable Acres

10.0

Acres in Pasture

5.0

Organic

Yes

Farm Structures Needed

Barn(s)
Greenhouses

Farmhouse Needed

No

Which of the following arrangements are you considering?

Lease with Option to Buy
Long-Term Lease
Short-Term Lease

Are you interested in conserved farms?

Yes