Seeking Land Lease or Purchase in Roseburg Region


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Land Seeker Description

Looking to lease or buy land in the Roseburg area. Depending on land qualities, interested in doing sheep for fiber/meat and/or cut flowers, dye plants, and mixed annual vegetables.


What features of the property are essential?

Depending on specific land would modify farm enterprises to fit. Currently have one draft horse that does fieldwork who would need to come with me to any land I leased.


Describe your farming experience

4 yrs on certified biodynamic/organic farm near Eugene, OR that grew 30+ annual vegetables, plus eggs and blueberries and apples for farmers markets and CSA program. Used both workhorses and tractors for land cultivation. 1 year on 2 organic farms in Brooks and Rumsey, CA that produced pastured broilers, lamb, pork, beef, chicken and duck eggs, olives, oranges, colored cotton and merino wool.


Are you currently farming?

No

What are your short term goals for the land

Keep small flock of sheep for fiber/meat and cut flowers and dye plants. Sell through local stores and to florists and online.


What are your long term goals

Would like to have my own farm business that includes sheep, uses draft horses, and teaches horsemanship.


Describe your housing needs

Would need housing suitable for one person.


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

Be polite! Explain things! Ask questions! We are all human! Be thoughtful about keeping dangerous equipment put away and make any new visitors aware of potential hazards!

Additional Land Seeker Details

Regions interested in farming:
South Willamette Valley, Southern

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

Seeking land access by:
July 1, 2022

Interested in raising the following crops / livestock:
Fiber Animals, Flowers, Herbs, Sheep, Vegetables

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

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

Date when this profile was last modified or created:
June 30, 2022



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