Seeking Purchase, Lease to Own, Creative Solution: 4+ acres in Benton, Lane, N. Douglas counties


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Land Seeker Description

Young family looking to raise our kids in the country, the best way we can. Our goal is to build a sustainable future for generations, that our families and community can build from. We currently use organic practices on our urban garden and want to continue to do so and incorporate biodynamic and permaculture practices on a larger scale to support not only our family, but others as well.

Looking for 2 acres level land with additional acreage natural forest, ideally. Semi/year round creek would be a dream come true.

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What features of the property are essential?

Open to options! Structures or approval to build preferred. Well or water rights preferred. Pasture and natural woodlands ideal. Creek would be a dream come true.


Describe your farming experience

We have lived in the city for the last 10 years and have had an urban garden that we've grown more and more each year. We have tried multiple techniques to maximize space and yield including raised beds, vertical beds, succession planting, no till and have added multiple greenhouses to extend the short growing season in Central Oregon. Prior experience also includes bee keeping.


Are you currently farming?

Yes

What are your short term goals for the land

To build a homestead and sustain our household needs which includes year round growing and harvesting.


What are your long term goals

We want to build a farm to table business to support local chefs with online ordering capabilities. Set up a 2+ acre U-pick, build a youth oriented/community farming education center with tours and workshops and possibly be a venue for events and gatherings. We hope to have multiple ventures to diversify long term income potential.


Describe your housing needs

Open to all options.

Additional Land Seeker Details

Regions interested in farming:
Coastal, 5, South Willamette Valley, North Willamette Valley

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

Seeking land access by:
April 20, 2020

Interested in raising the following crops / livestock:
Beans, Bees, Berries, Fiber Animals, Flowers, Goats, Herbs, Mushrooms, Nursery Stock, Nuts, Orchard/Fruit, Poultry, Sheep, Vegetables, Vineyard, Other

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

Interested in these growing practices:
Certified Organic, Organic, Not Certified, Biodynamic, Season Extension, 7

Date when this profile was last modified or created:
April 23, 2021



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