Looking to buy or lease land for 5-15 acres in Applegate Valley.


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Land Seeker Description

Hello,

we are market gardeners that grow veggies and flowers for the farmers market. We are looking to relocate our farm from Northern CA to the Applegate area.

we practice no till regenerative practices with hopes of improving and maintaining healthy soil. We use no till, compost application, cover cropping and drip irrigation.

for more info. On our current farm please check out our website at:

wildingwillowfarm.com


What features of the property are essential?

Water rights are essential.


Describe your farming experience

In the past ten years I have worked on several flower and vegetable farms. My roots began with urban gardening in Oakland, CA. I currently own and manage a one acre market garden.


Are you currently farming?

Yes

What are your short term goals for the land

Short term goals:

Establish perennials, apple orchard and establish a market garden. Add compost and cover crops.


What are your long term goals

Long term goals:
Maintain crops, sell at farmers markets, and increase apple/ berry orchard. Build soil.


Describe your housing needs

I would like to build a house, or live in a tiny house on wheels.


What will you do as a farmer to ensure a safe and welcoming environment for everyone on your farm and in your community?

As an Asian American, and previous resident of Oakland, CA I understand the importance of collaboration within a diverse community. Everyone is welcome at our farm.

Additional Land Seeker Details

Regions interested in farming:
Southern

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

Seeking land access by:
April 1, 2024

Interested in raising the following crops / livestock:
Flowers, Herbs, Mushrooms, Orchard/Fruit, Sheep, Vegetables

Interested in these business arrangements:
Sale of Land, Lease-to-own, Lease with option to purchase

Interested in these growing practices:
Organic, Not Certified, Biodynamic, Dry Farming, Season Extension

Date when this profile was last modified or created:
February 20, 2024



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