For lease or partnership: 130 acres in Skamokawa

Description

I am looking for responsible…….(see above) people who want to farm but cannot afford to rent/lease land.

I am currently fostering 8 cows/6 calves, several dogs (primarily Anatolian shepherds), 2 mini donkeys, 3 rescued cats, and ??? feral cats. I plan to add chickens to the menagerie.


Owner’s Short Term Vision for the Property

find reliable, responsible, person(s) respectful of animals, land, and people


Owner’s Long Term Vision for the Property

establish a profitable farm for the above


Current Use

n.a.


Available Water / Irrigation

Water for the farm and owner's house is provided by a year-round spring. owner also has water rights to a large sweet-water creek that bisects the fenced pasture (approx. 40 acres).


Soil Type / Quality

A one-acre fenced piece in skamokawa was tilled and spread with aged cow/horse manure last spring. this piece of land also has a large greenhouse.


Buildings and Structures Available for Farm Use

2 barns, 2 outbuildings, milk house, shed, private bridge over creek, tunnel under state route 4 (so animals can cross under the road)


Farm Equipment Available for Use, Sale or Lease

john deere tractor with backhoe, n9 tractor, dump truck, dr brush cutter, chain saws, ditch witch, various implements
electricity and water are on-site


Any Restrictions That Could Limit Agricultural Production

none


Locations of land listings on map are not necessarily exact. Many are located on the nearest town or city.
County: Washington (state)

Farm Basics

Total Acreage: 130

Acreage Available to Landseeker: 45

Date Property is Available:

Possible Business Arrangements: Lease with option to purchase, Lease for trade, Partnership, Other

Lease Rate / Price: ?

Date when this listing was created: April 20, 2016

Farming Practices

Current Farming Practices:

Farming Practices Allowed: Organic, Not Certified

Agriculture Types Suitable: Berries, Cattle, Flowers, Goats, Hay, Herbs, Hogs, Horses, Mushrooms, Nursery Stock, Orchard/Fruit, Pasture, Poultry, Sheep, Vegetables

Farm Details

Housing Available? Yes

Water Available? Yes

Property Fenced?

Land Holder Interested in Mentoring Land Seeker? Yes


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