Lease: 4 acres near Talent, Jackson Co.


Description

Beautiful small farm just outside of Talent in need of new land stewards. Nearly 4 acres of class 1 soils, level to gently sloping, with flood irrigation and mostly fenced. We’re a friendly retired couple living on site who wish to stay on the land but need a younger farmer to take over and continue to grow hay or another crop (just not hemp or cannabis).  Prefer organic or regenerative methods. There is a possibility of including a stand-alone studio apartment. We have a small animal sanctuary including rescued horses, chickens and turkeys, but a portion of our barn is available for storage.  Some work-trade may be an option.


Owner’s Short Term Vision for the Property

We'd like a friendly and responsible person to handle all aspects of farming all or part of the available four acres.


Owner’s Long Term Vision for the Property

Same as short-term, but we would like someone living on site (we have a studio apartment and one-bedroom cottage currently rented) who would be willing to look after our animals so that we are able to travel.


Current Use

We grow grass hay


Available Water / Irrigation

Two water districts cover the full acreage. Flood irrigation from Talent Irrigation District (TID) supplies most of the water. We also use sprinklers from our ponds supplied by the Beason-Robison Irrigation District.


Soil Type / Quality

Class 1 soils


Buildings and Structures Available for Farm Use

Part of a barn


Farm Equipment Available for Use, Sale or Lease

Tractor with bucket, front-end loader, scrapper, blade, auger, tools


Any Restrictions That Could Limit Agricultural Production

None known


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

We are openminded about accepting all types of people as long as they are responsible.


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County: Jackson

Farm Basics

Total Acreage: 8

Acreage Available to Landseeker: 4

Date Property is Available: March 1, 2024

Possible Business Arrangements: Lease for cash

Lease Rate / Price: Negotiable

Date when this listing was created: February 5, 2024

Farming Practices

Current Farming Practices: Organic, Not Certified

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

Agriculture Types Suitable: Beans, Bees, Berries, Flowers, Grain, Hay, Herbs, Mushrooms, Nursery Stock, Nuts, Orchard/Fruit, Vegetables, Vineyard

Farm Details

Housing Available? Yes

Water Available? Yes

Property Fenced? No

Land Holder Interested in Mentoring Land Seeker? No


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