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Land Area1-5 acres
How many acres are available for agricultural production4
Current UseLarge Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Vegetable
Water SourcesWell, Irrigation system
Are water rights available to these sources?Yes, the well has a water right. The irrigation is granted through the BIA.
Please describe the available housing:Very well done, good sense built 2 bedroom 2 bath home. Tile floors with radiant in floor heat.
Structures/EquipmentBarn or shed for produce, livestock, or equipment storage, Animal pens, Other fencing, Greenhouse or Hoophouse, Irrigation equipment, Electricity
Would you be willing to mentor or advise the entering farmer or rancher?Yes
Please elaborate on your willingness to mentor or advise the entering farmer or rancher:The property has been used to raise up to 20 to 25 head of Katahdin sheep. With proper rotational grazing. The fields are organic, no spray, with 3 types of clover, timothy and orchard grass. Owner is willing to help a new farmer to learn how to get the best use out of this property.
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)
Please summarize your long-term goals regarding your land:The owner would love to see a buyer who would continue to steward the land with the mindset of keeping it weed free and organic. The property is highly productive due to the care the owner has put into the land.
What kind of additional training/information would help you with the transfer process? Please check all that apply and feel free to elaborate below.Specializations (organic, sustainable)