Description About 32 fertile gently rolling acres in Forest Grove located on Wilson-River Highway-6 (very near to the Gales Creek Highway-8 junction).Land has water rights but currently no tube well, no septic, no housing. Ideal for dry farming Hay, Wheat, Corn, Animal pastures, Horses, Pigs, Goats, Cows. Washington county may allow a small dwelling for temp farm worker (but we haven’t yet investigated.) Land has been sitting uncultivated for the last 80 years or so, and is thus currently as organic as possible.
Soil map attached.
Little Beavercreek runs North-South on Eastern boarder. BPA power lines easement runs through the property.Additional 18 Acres with overgrown vegetation can be cleared to increase the total acreage to about 50 acres. All creative ideas are welcome!
Same opportunity is posted on Craigslist as well: https://post.craigslist.org/k/mmCjcb5u6RGB1z3KRbHwrQ
Owner’s Short Term Vision for the Property
Crop 30+ acres in 2019
Clear 18 acres for additional acreage
Crop 50+ acres by 2020
Owner’s Long Term Vision for the Property
A flourishing farm
Available Water / Irrigation
Currently rain fed.
We have water rights.
Water Master will allow digging a tube well.
Soil Type / Quality
see attached map
Buildings and Structures Available for Farm Use
Farm Equipment Available for Use, Sale or Lease
John Deere 55hP with hydrolic bucket, and five feet rotary mower.
Any Restrictions That Could Limit Agricultural Production
BPA has perpetual easement under power lines.
Exclusive Farm Use Zoning.
Water rights allow digging a well, but currently there is no well.
Locations of land listings on map are not necessarily exact. Many are located on the nearest town or city.
Total Acreage: 50+
Acreage Available to Landseeker: 30+
Date Property is Available: May 4, 2019
Possible Business Arrangements: Lease with option to purchase, Lease for cash, Lease for trade, Partnership, Other
Lease Rate / Price: Reasonable. Our goal is to first convert the land into a running farm. Money will follow.
Date when this listing was created: May 8, 2019
Current Farming Practices: Organic, Not Certified, Biodynamic, Dry Farming, Season Extension, Conventional, 7
Farming Practices Allowed: 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, Vineyard, Other
Housing Available? Yes
Water Available? Yes
Property Fenced? Yes
Land Holder Interested in Mentoring Land Seeker? Yes