View of surplus state farmland.

Farm Land Availability Notice

The Department of Corrections and Community Supervision (DOCCS) is advertising the availability of farm/cropland for agricultural leases at the following Correctional Facilities (CF): 

  • Eastern Colony CF, Ulster County - 101± acres 
  • Green Haven CF, Dutchess County - 250± acres 
  • Greene CF, Greene County - 113± acres 
  • Washington CF, Washington County - 136± acres 
  • Elmira CF, Chemung County - 85± acres 

Bidders may view the farm/cropland on either December 1, 2021 or December 2, 2021 at 9 A.M. Interested bidders should contact DOCCS by noon on November 24, 2021 at (518) 436-7886, Ext. 3150, to pre-register for the land inspections and for further information regarding the inspections. 

To request a Bid Package, please contact the Legal Services at the NYS Office of General Services at (518) 474-8831. 

All listed acreage at each Correctional Facility will be leased to the successful bidder for that Facility. Bids for individual fields will not be accepted. 

Sealed proposals must be received at the following address no later than 2:00 PM on December 16, 2021. DOCCS Farm Lease Proposal c/o NYS Office of General Services, Legal Services, 36th Floor, Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12242.