Farm Location: Manchester
Manchester natives returning to their birth parish after leaving for school and a taste of city life. This farm is owned and operated by 2 brothers, both new to the agriculture industry and running a farm, both excited about learning the industry’s best practices and developing their farm for export opportunities.
Acreage: 20 acres (apx)
Experience Level: Less than 2 years
Soil Type: Loam. Free draining. Bauxitic soil.
Structure: Moderate to severely stony in some areas.
Water Storage: 4 functional concrete tanks of varying capacity.
Water Source: Rain water harvesting.
Landscape: Land is moderately sloping but can be cultivated with farm machines.
Best Crops To Grow: Peppers, cucumbers, melons, tomatoes, and other such low growing plants
Best Practises Observed:
Strength of Farmer:
- Eager to learn
- Open to accepting help
- Very good business sense
Farm Score: 6/10