for lease: 1 acre in Linn County

Description

I am currently leasing a few acres of land and a wood lot and am looking for someone to help farm the land. This can be as an apprentice to me or independent of my business. I am looking for someone who would like to stay long term, but I require a full growing season as a trial. I am not able to pay someone cash, but I can offer land and equipment and a commission on goods sold for someone who helps with marketing. There is not a room available to rent on the farm, but the owner would like to build a new house. I am very flexible with the arrangements, but I need someone who can accept the reality of farming.


Owner’s Short Term Vision for the Property

Vegetable and grain production
Perennial establishment
Soil improvement
Blackberry and thistle removal


Owner’s Long Term Vision for the Property

New house for several tenants, preferably farmers
Farming cooperative
Restaurant or value added production


Current Use

7 acres grain
2 acres dry farm vegetables
1 acre irrigated vegetables
5 acres wood lot
68 acres conventional grass seed


Available Water / Irrigation

Well water


Soil Type / Quality

Class 1 Malabon


Buildings and Structures Available for Farm Use

greenhouse for propagating and growing in soil
pole building for storage


Farm Equipment Available for Use, Sale or Lease

Ford 741 with subsoiler and disc
BCS 749 with tiller, flail mower, sickle bar mower


Any Restrictions That Could Limit Agricultural Production

Seed production requiring isolation


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County: Linn

Farm Basics

Total Acreage: 83

Acreage Available to Landseeker: 1

Date Property is Available: January 1, 2019

Possible Business Arrangements: Lease-to-own, Lease for trade, Partnership

Date when this listing was created: January 2, 2019

Farming Practices

Current Farming Practices: Dry Farming, Season Extension

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

Agriculture Types Suitable: Beans, Bees, Berries, Flowers, Goats, Grain, Hay, Herbs, Mushrooms, Nursery Stock, Nuts, Orchard/Fruit, Pasture, Poultry, Rabbits, Sheep, Vegetables, Vineyard, Other

Farm Details

Housing Available? No

Water Available? Yes

Property Fenced? No

Land Holder Interested in Mentoring Land Seeker? Yes


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