+/- 4 acres for Market Garden on lavender farm (Marion County)

Description

Land available for farming on an existing lavender farm with the option for housing.  100 foot caterpillar tunnel, glasshouse, some irrigation, mature fruit trees, some fenced pasture land, 5 bee hives,  2 acres of lavender plants, etc.  Beautiful views of the Willamette Valley.  Located at 1100 ft elevation.  Looking for reliable, hard working,  experienced market farmer who is interested in helping out around the rest of the farm when possible.  Best to contact me directly for more details.  Available January 2022.


Owner’s Short Term Vision for the Property

Seeking an experienced farmer to utilize the available land to grow nutritious food in a sustainable manner. Want to increase the food production capacity on the property. Owners interested in learning from the land seeker, and teaching about lavender farming and oil production if there is interest. Also, interested in creating community on the land.


Owner’s Long Term Vision for the Property

Uncertain. Would love to see a self-sustainable, community-oriented farm develop on the land.


Current Use

Not currently being farmed


Available Water / Irrigation

Well water and irrigation system that needs some work.


Soil Type / Quality

Unsure


Buildings and Structures Available for Farm Use

Barn, glasshouse, 100 foot caterpillar tunnel, shop - mostly shared


Farm Equipment Available for Use, Sale or Lease

Tractor, some tools


Any Restrictions That Could Limit Agricultural Production

None


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County: Marion

Farm Basics

Total Acreage: 20

Acreage Available to Landseeker: +/- 4 (possibly more)

Date Property is Available:

Possible Business Arrangements: Lease for cash, Lease for trade, Partnership, Other

Lease Rate / Price: Negotiable. Housing would be separate.

Date when this listing was created: January 6, 2022

Farming Practices

Current Farming Practices: 7

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

Agriculture Types Suitable: Bees, Berries, Fiber Animals, Flowers, Goats, Herbs, Mushrooms, Orchard/Fruit, Poultry, Rabbits, Sheep, Vegetables

Farm Details

Housing Available? Yes

Water Available? Yes

Property Fenced? Yes

Land Holder Interested in Mentoring Land Seeker? No


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