3 acres Dedicated to Food Farming in Ashland

Description

Breathtaking 28 acre hillside farm in Ashland, Oregon. Currently raising chickens for meat production. 100% off grid solar powered property. The land is very private, yet close to town.

Opportunity to grow food and establish your own small scale, sustainable, commercial farm and contribute to our local food system.

The land is zoned EFU. Priority goes to inquiries with drought tolerant farming practices.

Optional buildings on property available for farm use, storage. There may be a 30×30 greenhouse available for use, as well as 2 more that are not set up. There is some equipment available for use ranging from a skid steer to irrigation lines.

A brand new beautiful, towering 3 story home with views to Table Rock will erect in 2021/22 on the land and available to rent along with farm space.

Open to many different production options for the property but the key to our heart is to support local food in the Rogue Valley and restore ecosystem, improving soil health by sequestering carbon by way of organic, holistic farming.

We are a small female run, family business.


Owner’s Short Term Vision for the Property

Seeking a trustworthy, passionate drought tolerant seasoned farmer to lease my garden space with room for their own visions in food or animal production with intentions to support and strengthen our local Rogue Valley food system. 100% NO weed or hemp inquiries please.


Owner’s Long Term Vision for the Property

Continue building a community of dedicated food farming pioneers, working together to maintaining a healthy soil system on the land while sequester carbon and feeding the local community with nutrient dense food.


Current Use

Raising meat birds and a beautiful drought tolerant, micro scale dwarf fruit and nut orchard.


Available Water / Irrigation

Drought tolerant farming only.


Soil Type / Quality

Sandy loam


Buildings and Structures Available for Farm Use

Greenhouses deconstructed but available for food use.


Farm Equipment Available for Use, Sale or Lease

Fencing, Irrigation equipment.


Any Restrictions That Could Limit Agricultural Production

Property is on hillside so there are many sensitive factors with location. Water demanding crops are not ideal. Drought tolerant and organic amendments will be neccessary. This can easily be managed with the right person who has experience on hillside farming with emphasis on establishing vegetation addressing erosion control.


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County: Jackson

Farm Basics

Total Acreage: 28

Acreage Available to Landseeker: 3

Date Property is Available: January 23, 2021

Possible Business Arrangements: Lease-to-own, Lease with option to purchase, Lease for cash, Lease for trade, Partnership

Lease Rate / Price: Monthly or Annual Lease option available

Date when this listing was created: April 24, 2020

Farming Practices

Current Farming Practices: Organic, Not Certified, Dry Farming, Season Extension

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

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

Farm Details

Housing Available? Yes

Water Available? Yes

Property Fenced? Yes

Land Holder Interested in Mentoring Land Seeker? No


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