For lease with attendant house at reduced rent for a farming family/couple: 9.46 acres with 3.2 irrigated acres immediately arable in Clackamas County


This parcel of land is at 8775 SE 222nd Drive in Damascus, OR 97089. Land in total is 9.46 acres with 3.2 acres already in pasture – the remainder is forested, and will stay as such. There is a well and also an ancillary water collection system that can be connected to storage tanks with a pump for further irrigation as necessary. The land comes with a a small orchard (apples, cherries, pears) chicken coop, electric fencing and 11 young producing hens (rainbow flock) and a gentle rooster named Beldar.

Owner’s Short Term Vision for the Property

Leased income property with rental of house/land at a reduced rated relative to local typical price points. I want the land to be farmed - preferably by a younger couple just getting started in farming, but other scenarios might be entertained.

Owner’s Long Term Vision for the Property

Essentially the same as the short term vision but a new well will be drilled in the near future as an add-on feature to be anticipated.

Current Use

light personal farming with chickens and orchard and mowed pasture

Available Water / Irrigation

an existing low-volume well with an ancillary water collection system in place for larger volumes as needed during dry time of year

Soil Type / Quality

Fabulous soil quality with a partial clay-rich hardpan at a depth of about 18 inches to 24 inches. Soil unit is Cascade Silt Loam 3 to 8 percent slopes unit 13B on Clackamas County USDA soils map (see web soil survey application online)

Buildings and Structures Available for Farm Use

separate active 220V electricity plug and meter with well house and adjacent shed for storage

Farm Equipment Available for Use, Sale or Lease

none at present time / land is partially fenced

Any Restrictions That Could Limit Agricultural Production

no restrictions known - land is zoned agriculture/timber

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County: Clackamas

Farm Basics

Total Acreage: 9.46

Acreage Available to Landseeker: 3.2

Date Property is Available: January 7, 2021

Possible Business Arrangements: Lease with option to purchase, Lease for cash

Lease Rate / Price: negotiable

Date when this listing was created: January 12, 2021

Farming Practices

Current Farming Practices: Organic, Not Certified, Dry Farming

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

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

Farm Details

Housing Available? Yes

Water Available? Yes

Property Fenced? Yes

Land Holder Interested in Mentoring Land Seeker? No

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