Seeking Lease / Lease to Own / Owner Contract: Hood River County


Land Seeker Description


I am seeking farmland for lease / lease to own / owner contract land.  Housing is necessary. Greenhouse is a plus, but not necessary.

I am medicinal herb grower (not cannabis), culinary herb grower, small nursery, and aspiring flower farmer.  I am looking to expand and grow cut flowers, medicinal and culinary herbs, storage crops, and have bees.  I have 17 years experience–a background in permaculture, regenerative design, sustainable ag, and biodynamic farming.

I also teach Agriculture at Hood River Valley High School, and would like to create opportunities for internships for students to have a model farm to work at.

We are pre-approved for a home loan currently and ready to buy or work with the owner on long term lease/lease to own options.



What features of the property are essential?

water, housing, greenhouse (a plus)

Describe your farming experience

17 years in medicinal herb production (non-cannabis) and small nursery production. Specializing in value added products--small batch botanicals.

Are you currently farming?


What are your short term goals for the land

Grow medicinal herbs. Raise bees. Expand Nursery. Grow cut flowers. Create opportunities for Hood River Valley High School students to have a model farm to intern at--possibly making connections with other organization (Rogue Farm Corps / Hood River Farmers Market) to expand the learning opportunities for high schoolers in the agricultural world.

What are your long term goals

Lease to own...provide education in partnership with Hood River School District Ag Programs.

Describe your housing needs

Would be great to have housing on property as farming land is a on going relationship. I would love to live where I grow.

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

Outreach to community through educational programs in medicinal herbs, horticulture, and Ag.

Additional Land Seeker Details

Regions interested in farming:

Acreage desired:
Less than 1 acre, 1 - 5 acres

Seeking land access by:
January 31, 2023

Interested in raising the following crops / livestock:
Bees, Berries, Flowers, Herbs, Mushrooms, Nursery Stock, Vegetables

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

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

Date when this profile was last modified or created:
May 31, 2023

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