Lease 35 acres in Springfield, creative partnership with landowner, will take care of property in exchange for haying and raising cow/calves


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Land Seeker Description

Local professional looking to expand local hobby farm and raise small herd of cows and expand my haying operation. I currently reside in the Mohawk Valley near Marcola.  I am respectful of peoples property and am willing to take care of fences and keep the property in good condition. I respect the land and am a good steward of the environment. I am looking  to take care of someone’s property in exchange allow me the right to use the property responsibly.


What features of the property are essential?

Water and pasture with fencing.


Describe your farming experience

Small hobby farm with haying operation. Currently hay and bale 5k bales per year with my own equipment. I raise a few cows, pigs, chickens as well as a large garden producing a wide range of vegetables. I have been doing so for over 10 years.


Are you currently farming?

Yes

What are your short term goals for the land

Expand cow and calve operation to 30 head and increase hay output to 10k bales per season.


What are your long term goals

Develop a sustainable living from farming and ranching so I can retire from corporate employment.


Describe your housing needs

No housing needed.

Additional Land Seeker Details

Regions interested in farming:
5

Acreage desired:
1 - 5 acres, 5 - 10 acres, 11 - 20 acres, 21+ acres

Seeking land access by:
April 1, 2021

Interested in raising the following crops / livestock:
Cattle, Hay, Pasture

Interested in these business arrangements:
Lease for cash, Lease for trade, Partnership

Interested in these growing practices:
7

Date when this profile was last modified or created:
March 2, 2021



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