Seeking Farm help/Caretaker


Description

23 acres of forest and pasture under conversion to small family farm. Focusing on sustainable pasture raised meat and dairy as well as vegetables, orchard and cut flowers. Organic veggie/fruit production/ humanely raised animals. One bad day. Building infrastructure, fencing, pastures, planting, maintenance. Trade room and board for work. Dairy goats, American guinea hogs, laying hens, meat ducks, egg ducks, turkeys, geese, LGDs, looking to add Tunis sheep. Seeking liberal, hard working, able bodied, honest, trustworthy help. Possibilities for lodging include a dry camp area with an outstanding view for a trailer, a studio (not finished yet-no full kitchen), and a guest suite in the house.


Owner’s Short Term Vision for the Property

Develop a small family farm to provide enough for family and sell extra directly farm to consumer.


Owner’s Long Term Vision for the Property

Potentially host guests for farm to table experience.


Current Use

Under development as a small family farm.


Available Water / Irrigation

Spring


Soil Type / Quality

Loam & clay loam.


Buildings and Structures Available for Farm Use

Hoop house, small barn, workshop in garage. Chicken coop.


Farm Equipment Available for Use, Sale or Lease

We have a Polaris for carrying tools and feed around. Rototiller, hand tools. Rainwater collection infrastructure. workshop in garage for construction projects.


Any Restrictions That Could Limit Agricultural Production

Slopes, our elevation ranges from 40 to 240 feet.


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County: Lincoln

Farm Basics

Total Acreage: 23

Acreage Available to Landseeker: Seeking caretaker & help. No lease available.

Date Property is Available: May 31, 2019

Possible Business Arrangements: Other

Date when this listing was created: April 22, 2019

Farming Practices

Current Farming Practices: Organic, Not Certified, Dry Farming

Farming Practices Allowed: Organic, Not Certified, Dry Farming

Agriculture Types Suitable: Beans, Bees, Berries, Dairy, Fiber Animals, Flowers, Goats, Herbs, Hogs, Mushrooms, Orchard/Fruit, Pasture, Poultry, Rabbits, Sheep, Vegetables

Farm Details

Housing Available? Yes

Water Available? Yes

Property Fenced? No

Land Holder Interested in Mentoring Land Seeker? Yes


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