Semi experienced young farmer looking for land to raise sheep


Land Seeker Description

Hi there, my name is Rashad i am 30 years old. I have agricultural experience having worked and built multiple hobby gardens up to 1-2 acres in size. I was in 4H as a kid for several years. i was raised on a homestead with horses, cattle, sheep, and chickens and would like to get back to that.
at this time i am looking for 10-20 acres that would be suitable for a flock of sheep.
willing to work with multiple different leasing options, happy to talk about it and work out a feel that suits boths parties.
if you have land that you would love to see sheep on send me a message!

What features of the property are essential?

Pasture. Fence would be nice but not necessary.
Water access.

Describe your farming experience

From a young age i spent time in the garden with my mother.
I was in 4H for several years.
I interned with a local tomato farm for 4 years.
Spent 2 in Northern California on a licensed cannabis farm.
Currently maintain a small hobby farm on a 1/4 acre in North Portland.
Studied agriculture and botany in Junior college.

Are you currently farming?


What are your short term goals for the land

Get more familiar with the process of ranching sheep. Build a symbiotic relationship with the land to ensure longterm productivity, make improvements upon the land to ensure the safety of the herd.

What are your long term goals

Within 5-10 i would like to own my own land, raise sheep and cattle, own horses, and continue to grow my business.

Describe your housing needs

No housing needs at the time, if an opportunity came up that offered housing i would consider relocating.

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

im not sure at this moment i havent been presented with the appropriate opportunity to give an effective answer. However i will say i value hard work and integrity. If any individual showed these traits they would be more than welcome on my ranch.

Additional Land Seeker Details

Regions interested in farming:
Coastal, Gorge, Portland Area

Acreage desired:
11 - 20 acres

Seeking land access by:
February 1, 2023

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

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

Interested in these growing practices:

Date when this profile was last modified or created:
December 5, 2022

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