For Sale: 8.5 acre farmstead in Bend, Oregon


Rare opportunity!  Come live out your high desert farming dreams on this unique property in Bend.  15 minutes to downtown Bend or Redmond with beautiful view of the mountains from the farmhouse.  The front half of the property is a 5 acre field and the back half is mixed use consisting of irrigated lawn, farmhouse, large doored barn w/ shop, shipping containers, greenhouse, chicken coop, and a rock outcropping camp like area.

So much potential on this property!  Hipcamp, ADU, farmstand, community education, pastured animals…lots of room to be creative.  

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Owner’s Short Term Vision for the Property

Sell to someone who has the ethic, vision, energy, and finances to further this land in service to the community.

Owner’s Long Term Vision for the Property

Continue to be a farm, whether commercial, community, or hobby.

Current Use

The 5 acre field was planted with winter rye in 2022 and has reseeded since. 1.5 acres had pastured poultry in 2023.

Available Water / Irrigation

6.5 acres of COID from April-September w/2-3 winter stock runs. (most senior system in Central Oregon)
130,000 gallon pond w/7.5hp pump, 15hp subdrive

Soil Type / Quality

Sandy with biomass disced back in.

Buildings and Structures Available for Farm Use

*3 bed, 2 bath manufactured farmhouse w/ stick built 2 car garage and family room.
*Family room an deck overlooking field, mountains in background.
*2021 installed 130,000 gallon pond w/ 40 ml liner
*2021 installed 7.5hp submersible pump with 15hp variable subdrive
*30x120 greenhouse - concrete stemwall, fabric floor, 400k BTU heat, roll up sides, 3 large fans/vents
*48x50 barn with roll up doors, gravel floor with 17x35 concrete floored, insulated/heated shop
*2 high-cube, 40' shipping container
* Chicken house and run
* 18x20 cistern house by pond/field
* 2 insulated/electric sheds

Farm Equipment Available for Use, Sale or Lease

2019 JD 5075e Tractor w/ forks, bucket, rear blade, disc, and cultivator
2019 JD Gator
2019 Rainflow 2550 row maker
2018 Rainflow 1600 transplanter planter for hemp or other drip/row crops
Various other tools (hot water pressure washer, etc)

Any Restrictions That Could Limit Agricultural Production

None. This property is zone agricultural (low taxes), so farmstand, ADU and other uses are possible.

What are you doing as a landholder to ensure a safe and welcoming environment for everyone on your land and in your community?

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County: Deschutes

Farm Basics

Total Acreage: 8.5

Acreage Available to Landseeker: 5 acres field, .8 acres greenhouse

Date Property is Available: April 1, 2024

Possible Business Arrangements: Sale of Land

Lease Rate / Price: $975,000

Date when this listing was created: March 29, 2024

Farming Practices

Current Farming Practices: Organic, Not Certified, Dry Farming

Farming Practices Allowed:

Agriculture Types Suitable: Bees, Cattle, Dairy, Fiber Animals, Flowers, Goats, Grain, Hay, Hogs, Nursery Stock, Pasture, 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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