Listing Information

How did you hear about Farm Link?

Montana State University Ag Dept

Land Area

6-10 acres

How many acres are available for agricultural production

8+

Current Use

Hay & Forage, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Fruit/Orchard

Current Practices

Conventional, Organic

Land Tenure

Cropshare, Lease, Partnership, Open to other arrangements

Water Sources

Irrigation system

Are water rights available to these sources?

Yes

Structures/Equipment

Barn or shed for produce, livestock, or equipment storage, Other fencing, Irrigation equipment, Other

Please further describe the structures or equipment that are available

Garage / Shop for equipment storage. There is currently sprinklers set up to water the orchard. There is no Sprinklers for the hay/grass land.

Would you be willing to mentor or advise the entering farmer or rancher?

I would like to learn more about this option

Are you currently living on the farm or ranch?

Yes

Do you intend to remain on the land?

Yes

In your judgment, which crops/agricultural purposes are best suited to your land and which would you support on your land?

Hay & Forage, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Fruit/Orchard

Please summarize your long-term goals regarding your land:

The property currently has approximately 5 acres containing approximately 500 fruit trees. Various types of Apples, Plums, Pears, Cherry's, Apricots, and Berries. I am looking for someone to maintain the orchard and harvest the fruit in exchange for profit from the fruit sales.

The property also has approximately 4 acres of grass. I would like to either have a hay lease or cattle graze.

What kind of additional training/information would help you with the transfer process? Please check all that apply and feel free to elaborate below.

Business management, Marketing (local market connections), Production, Specializations (organic, sustainable)

Please attach any photos of your farm, infrastructure, or land