Listing Information

Land Area

41-100 acres

Current Use

Hay & Forage, Grain, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Small Animal (pigs, rabbits, poultry)

Current Practices

Conventional, Other

Please elaborate on current farming/ranching practices

Conventional tillage, Rotational grazing, Pesticide and herbicide application

Water Sources

Irrigation system

Are water rights available to these sources?

40 acre feet of water rights on Hellgate ditch. Working pump with underground mainline. 2-1/4 mile wheel lines. Additional hand lines available

What are the soil types on your property?

Has been described as Desmet type soil. Was the most product field on entire Flynn Ranch.

Structures/Equipment

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

Please further describe the structures or equipment that are available

2 historic barns on property but use would be minimal for farmer. Will consider building machine shed if needed.

Transition Arrangements

Lease

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

Yes

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

Hay & Forage, Grain, Vegetable

Please summarize your long-term goals regarding your land:

A farmer to come in on lease and begin using immediately
We currently lease/rent to a farmer. Looking for a more long term solution
Would allow conventional tillage, minimum tillage, no till, strip cropping, sustainable, organic, rotational grazing, pesticide/herbicide application, integrated pest management
Would like to work toward sustainable practices with less chemical herbicide but will allow them
This property is under conservation easement. It will never be developed. We are looking long term and would like to see it used to aide the local food movement.
30 acres are in alfalfa, I would like the other 6 1/2 worked up and replanted

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

Tax management/planning, Financing options (loans, etc.), Goal setting, Specializations (organic, sustainable)

Location