SEEKING LAND FOR BEES AND LAVENDER – BEAVERTON


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Land Seeker Description

Hello!

We are a young farmer couple looking for land to grow lavender and have bees in order to provide products such as lavender honey, beeswax wraps, and other variations of lavender and bee products. We are looking for land with water access and are open to mentorship if the opportunity presents itself. We are currently Beaverton-located so close to the area is ideal.

We are interested in organic farming, permaculture, native planting, closed-loop systems for our resources and land regeneration/conservation in addition to how these concepts can yield profit.


What features of the property are essential?

Water access


Describe your farming experience

We traveled around New Zealand in 2019 and participated in the WWOOF program which stands for World Wide Opportunities on Organic farms. We worked with products such as blueberries. Other than that, backyard gardening with an interest in lavender and other pollinator attractors.


Are you currently farming?

No

What are your short term goals for the land

Short term plans would be to cultivate enough lavender and raise enough hives to support production of the intended products. Assist in regenerating and working the land if necessary.


What are your long term goals

Long term we would like to be profitable with lavender and bee products through permaculture systems implemented and to be self-contained/sustained in utilizing resources to drive profit.


Describe your housing needs

N/A, Beaverton-based

Additional Land Seeker Details

Regions interested in farming:
Central

Acreage desired:
1 - 5 acres

Seeking land access by:
August 30, 2021

Interested in raising the following crops / livestock:
Beans, Bees, Flowers, Herbs, Poultry

Interested in these business arrangements:
Sale of Land, Lease-to-own, Lease with option to purchase, Lease for cash, Lease for trade, Partnership, Other

Interested in these growing practices:
Certified Organic, Organic, Not Certified, Biodynamic

Date when this profile was last modified or created:
August 13, 2021



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