How did you hear about Farm Link?
Land Area11-40 acres
How many acres are available for agricultural production35, water to 10
Current UseNot used for agriculture, Hay & Forage, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Small Animal (pigs, rabbits, poultry), Vegetable, Fruit/Orchard
Please elaborate on current farming/ranching practicesWe would like to host participants who want to grow up to 1 acre of production either for personal or commercial use using a crop share model or lease agreement.
Water SourcesWell, Irrigation system
Are water rights available to these sources?Yes
What are the soil types on your property?More info forthcoming. We’ve had our soil sampled but have not received the results yet!
Structures/EquipmentBarn or shed for produce, livestock, or equipment storage, Other fencing, Greenhouse or Hoophouse, Irrigation equipment, Tractor or other tools, Electricity
Land TenureCropshare, Lease, Partnership, Open to other arrangements
Would you be willing to mentor or advise the entering farmer or rancher?No
Are you currently living on the farm or ranch?Yes
In your judgment, which crops/agricultural purposes are best suited to your land and which would you support on your land?Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Small Animal (pigs, rabbits, poultry), Vegetable, Fruit/Orchard, Other
Please elaborate on the crops/agricultural purposes that are best suited to your land:Flexible
Please summarize your long-term goals regarding your land:We are building a farm-to-table guest ranch in the Grass Valley.
We want to partner with local producers and entrepreneurs to add value to our land, create value-added products, and create a local food hub in what is now a food desert.