Land for lease. Currently 40+ acres available outside desirable Silverton, Oregon.

Description

We are looking to lease and or partner with someone who would like to it put the land back into organic/no spray hay production and/or livestock grazing.

There is also approximately 4 acres of very fertile ground available for a market garden that can be irrigated from the year round spring fed farm pond.

Property is a 100-year-old dairy farm and has been successfully producing very high quality grass hay with indoor hay storage for up to 150 ton.

There are about 6 heirloom apple and pear trees and about a dozen other mature fruit trees and some raspberries.

Housing available for the right person.

 

 


Owner’s Short Term Vision for the Property

Utilize pasture for grazing and or hay production on 40+ acres. Continue with developing an organic market garden.


Owner’s Long Term Vision for the Property

Possibly certify organic including high quality hay production for horses and/or Dairy.
Develop a sustainable and/or Biodynamic farm.

Continue to host guests but possibly expand to host 'wellness retreats', 'Farm to Table' dining, music venues, cooking classes, teaching venues/interactive farming, etc...


Current Use

Land is currently in hay production and rotational sheep grazing. Owner has horses grazing and is currently producing about 10 ton of high quality grass hay per yr.
Owner lives on site and has vacation rental/farm stays and 'Glamping'.


Available Water / Irrigation

2- 4 acres irrigated from spring fed pond


Soil Type / Quality

Mccully clay loam


Marion
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County: Marion

Farm Basics

Total Acreage: 67

Acreage Available to Landseeker: 40+

Date Property is Available: December 31, 2016

Possible Business Arrangements: Lease for cash, Partnership

Lease Rate / Price: negotiable

Date when this listing was created: January 5, 2017
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Farming Practices

Current Farming Practices: Organic, Not Certified, Dry Farming

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

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

Farm Details

Housing Available? Yes

Water Available? Yes

Property Fenced? No

Land Holder Interested in Mentoring Land Seeker? Yes


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