For partnership: 5 acres in Dallas

Description

Primarily looking for someone with little farm experience interested in exploring how to do smallholding crops & livestock, or, someone who simply needs a small amount of land to work. Financial arrangements would be variable, primary costs for “tenant” would be electricity and added liability insurance. Other aspects as barter.


Owner’s Short Term Vision for the Property

Improvement of farm use portion of land & preservation of "wild" areas currently being rehabbed. Increased productive farm use.


Owner’s Long Term Vision for the Property

Essentially the same ... KEEPING the acreage in mixed farm and restored nonfarm use with the goal of preserving it so that it does not become "developed".


Current Use

About 2 acres being used to house breeder flock of Heritage turkeys.


Soil Type / Quality

Secondary farmland hillside with mostly clay soils & some bellpine loam. No irrigation. Water of limited availability in summer.


Buildings and Structures Available for Farm Use

Occupied dwelling, shop, metal barn and several outbuildings located in 200' strip next to road. Water available at 3 points in same strip.

*Only partly fenced*.


Any Restrictions That Could Limit Agricultural Production

AR5 with no zoning restrictons. Small pond & swale area is wetland. Part is replanted forest.


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County: Polk

Farm Basics

Total Acreage: 5

Acreage Available to Landseeker: 3

Date Property is Available:

Possible Business Arrangements: Partnership, Other

Lease Rate / Price: neg

Date when this listing was created: April 20, 2016

Farming Practices

Current Farming Practices: 7

Farming Practices Allowed: Organic, Not Certified

Agriculture Types Suitable: Bees, Goats, Hay, Herbs, Pasture, Poultry, Sheep, Vegetables

Farm Details

Housing Available? No

Water Available? No

Property Fenced?

Land Holder Interested in Mentoring Land Seeker? Yes


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