For lease, lease to own, or sale: 118 acres in Elkton

Description

We have been here 20+ years and have grown to love this place and the area. We want to continue living here in one of the houses for the indeterminate future, as long as health allows. We would like to somehow transfer our farm to a family who shares our values and vision. Still willing to be quite active in operations and planning as desired by you.


Owner’s Short Term Vision for the Property

Continue to improve the land to increase the carrying capacity to best use for all who live here, 2- and 4-legged.


Owner’s Long Term Vision for the Property

Maintain fencing and irrigation system, improve the land. Stay in small family farm/forest status, and not turned into 5 ac. ranchettes nor be gobbled up by mega-ag.


Current Use

60 acres of irrigatable pasture, purebred Dexter cattle operation; 40 acres of young timber, 18 acres creeks with hardwoods, wildlife, and blackberries.


Available Water / Irrigation

Irrigation (60 ac water rights) and some stock water from the Umpqua River. 3 wells on property. K-Line irrigation on lower 30 ac.


Soil Type / Quality

Lower 30 acres is river bottom land, topsoil 3'-4'deep, upper 30 ac is gently sloping hill ground, 3' topsoil. Irrigation (60 ac water rights) and some stock water from the Umpqua River. 3 wells on property. K-Line irrigation on lower 30 ac. .


Buildings and Structures Available for Farm Use

3 homes (1 currently under construction), 1 old barn, 1 new barn(6000sq.ft. w/1600 sq.ft.shop inside), various outbuildings. Some fencing, irrigation system, corrals, squeeze-chute.


Farm Equipment Available for Use, Sale or Lease

tractor, hay equipment, land-working equipment, trailers, atvs


Any Restrictions That Could Limit Agricultural Production

none


Douglas
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County: Douglas

Farm Basics

Total Acreage: 118

Acreage Available to Landseeker: 60

Date Property is Available: May 26, 2016

Possible Business Arrangements: Sale of Land, Lease-to-own, Lease with option to purchase

Lease Rate / Price: negotiable

Date when this listing was created: April 20, 2016
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Farming Practices

Current Farming Practices: 7

Farming Practices Allowed: Certified Organic, Organic, Not Certified, Biodynamic, Dry Farming, Season Extension, Other

Agriculture Types Suitable: Beans, Bees, Berries, Cattle, Dairy, Fiber Animals, Flowers, Grain, Hay, Herbs, Hogs, Mushrooms, Nursery Stock, Nuts, Orchard/Fruit, Pasture, Poultry, Rabbits, Vegetables, Vineyard, Other

Farm Details

Housing Available? Yes

Water Available? Yes

Property Fenced? Yes

Land Holder Interested in Mentoring Land Seeker? Yes


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