Looking for Farm Manager / Partner for 65 Acre Restoration Agriculture Farm in Springfield

Description

Recently acquired 65 acre farm consisting of flat to very gently rolling class 2 soils. The previous usage had been in annual crops/hay and before that, a cattle farm. I am looking to embark on a restoration agriculture / Silvopasture transformation to beautify the parcel and create a productive well balanced small farm operation.


Owner’s Short Term Vision for the Property

To engage an experienced, knowledgeable, trustworthy individual who shares a passion for the vision of a restoration agriculture project and the drive to bring the project from idea to reality. While my time is presently limited, I would like to work side by side with this person as we prepare soil, plant trees, install fences and begin introducing livestock.


Owner’s Long Term Vision for the Property

To create a beautiful, well balanced, diverse farm that is enjoyable and rewarding to operate. To have built a great relationship with my farming partner that allows them to achieve their goals with a desire to continue to partner together on future endeavors.


Current Use

Recently purchased. Hay/grasses.


Available Water / Irrigation

Water rights exist currently for approximately 40 acres. Looking to expand water rights to all 65 acres.


Soil Type / Quality

80% of acreage is Class 2 Newberg loam or Newberg fine sandy loam.


Buildings and Structures Available for Farm Use

One small barn. Will build other structures as necessary.


Farm Equipment Available for Use, Sale or Lease

Tractor & Implements, atv & utility trailer. Will purchase other equipment as necessary.


Any Restrictions That Could Limit Agricultural Production

None.


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County: Lane

Farm Basics

Total Acreage: 65 acres

Acreage Available to Landseeker: 65 acres

Date Property is Available: September 1, 2020

Possible Business Arrangements: Partnership, Other

Lease Rate / Price: Negotiable

Date when this listing was created: September 4, 2020

Farming Practices

Current Farming Practices: 7

Farming Practices Allowed: Certified Organic, Organic, Not Certified, Biodynamic

Agriculture Types Suitable: Bees, Berries, Cattle, Herbs, Hogs, Mushrooms, Nuts, Orchard/Fruit, Pasture, Poultry, Sheep, Vegetables

Farm Details

Housing Available? Yes

Water Available? Yes

Property Fenced? No

Land Holder Interested in Mentoring Land Seeker? No


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