Kimani

Member Since: July 2021

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About

  • Looking for a farm in:
  • Alberta
  • British Columbia
  • Manitoba
  • New Brunswick
  • Newfoundland
  • Nova Scotia
  • Ontario
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Quebec
  • Saskatchewan
  • Number of years farming:
  • 10+ years
  • Farming experience
  • I have practical farming experience (including work as a farm intern or employee)
  • I am, or have been, a farm business owner
  • Other experience
  • Agricultural products:
  • Field crops (grains or beans)
  • Hay or forage crops
  • Livestock
  • Vegetables
  • Other products
  • Planned marketing strategies:
  • Wholesale
  • Commodity markets
  • Farmers markets or farm stand
  • Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)
  • Restaurant sales
  • Other marketing strategies
  • Land needed:
  • 2-5 acres
  • 5-10 acres
  • 10-25 acres
  • 25-50 acres
  • 50 acres or more
  • Facilities and equipment:
  • Housing
  • Irrigation capacity
  • Irrigation equipment
  • Greenhouse
  • Fencing
  • Agricultural machinery
  • Cold storage
  • Processing facilities
  • Other facilities
  • Planned farming practices:
  • Conventional
  • Certified organic
  • Ecological production, but not certified
  • Biodynamic
  • Other practices

Overview

I am an economist, a farmer and ango-processor. I have 18 years’ experience in mixed farming having set up my farm in July 2003. My business model comprises of crop farming, pig and layer chicken farming, growing fish from egg to processed products, working with small-scale farmers to build capacity, increase production and find markets, working with the youth in creating jobs and fighting hunger and malnutrition. I am currently working on migrating to Canada from Kenya and would be ready to take up a farming venture fore the 2022 season.

Experience

I have 18 years’ experience in mixed farming crop, Layer chicken, Fish and pigs.

Partner(s)

I intend to farm with my wife.

Farm Vision

My business model comprises of crop farming, Pig and layer chicken farming, growing fish from egg to processed products, working with the youth in creating jobs and fighting hunger and malnutrition. The mission is “To build a full service agriculture company, deliver value and quality to our customers and promote farming among the youth” .

Relationship with Farm Owner

I am looking for business partnership, lease-to-own, long term lease.