Farmer Profile for Steven Aiello

Please describe your past and/or present farming experience

My name is Steven Aiello, I am a farmer from New Jersey looking to relocate to beautiful Vermont. I have been market gardening for about 10 years and possess a Bachelors Degree in Agronomy and Soil Fertility from Rutgers University. I am searching for a 10 acre, give or take, plot of land to start a small vegetable, herb, hemp and honey farm. I am mainly looking for lease to own opportunities but am open minded. Please feel free to contact me at your convenience. I can be reached my E-mail at [email protected] or by phone at (908) 642-0577.

Are you currently farming?

No

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

No

Counties being considered

Addison
Bennington
Orange
Rutland
Washington
Windham
Windsor

What is the primary agricultural enterprise you are considering?

Vegetables

What other enterprises are you considering?

Flowers
Greenhouse
Herbs
Maple Sugaring
Row Crops
Vegetables

Total Acres Desired

10.2

Tillable Acres

10.0

Organic

Yes

Farmhouse Needed

Doesn't matter

Which of the following arrangements are you considering?

Lease with Option to Buy
Long-Term Lease
Short-Term Lease
Standard Sale
Work to Own (Gradual Transfer of Responsibility & Farm Assets)

Are you interested in conserved farms?

Yes