View of surplus state farmland.

Farm Land Lease Availability Notice

At Eastern, Elmira, Sullivan, Wallkill, and Wyoming Correctional Facilities

Farm Land Lease 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: 


  • Eastern CF, Ulster County - 282 ± acres 
  • Elmira Main, Chemung County, Main - 85± acres
  • Sullivan CF, Sullivan County - 55 acres 
  • Wallkill CF, Ulster County - 296 ± acres
  • Wyoming CF, Wyoming County - 166 ± acres


Bidders may view the farm/cropland on either November 20, 2019 or November 21, 2019 at 9 A.M. Interested bidders should contact DOCCS by noon on November 19, 2019 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 January 8, 2020. DOCCS Farm Lease Proposal c/o NYS Office of General Services, Legal Services, 36th Floor, Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12242.