Listing Information

Land Area

11-40 acres

Current Use

Vegetable, Other

Please elaborate on what the property is currently being used for:

Nursey/Ornamental Lavender

Current Practices

Organic, Other

Please elaborate on current farming/ranching practices

organically farmed for 14 years

Water Sources

Irrigation system, Other

Please elaborate on the water source(s):

Drip tape and plastic mulch

What are the soil types on your property?

rich, sandy loam
excellent drainage

Structures/Equipment

Greenhouse or Hoophouse, Other

Please further describe the structures or equipment that are available

10 greenhouses, retail shop, office building with walk in cooler and tool room

Transition Arrangements

Buy/Sell, Lease, Partnership

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

Yes

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?

Vegetable, Fruit/Orchard, Other

Please elaborate on the crops/agricultural purposes that are best suited to your land:

Nursery/Ornamental
I would allow conventional tillage, minimum tillage, strip cropping, sustainable, organic and integrated pest management practices. No chemical fertilizers or pesticides.

Please summarize your long-term goals regarding your land:

I would sell the front 10 acres with the shop, green house, etc. and possibly transfer the houses. I would retain the lower 10 acres with my home and pasture

Location