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Land Area41-100 acres
How many acres are available for agricultural production60-70 acres
Current UseSmall Animal (pigs, rabbits, poultry)
Please elaborate on current farming/ranching practicesWe are a free range egg producer.
Are water rights available to these sources?Yes
What are the soil types on your property?Foot plus black topsoil.
Please describe the available housing:If someone bought the farm they'd get the house with it.
Structures/EquipmentBarn or shed for produce, livestock, or equipment storage, Other fencing, Tractor or other tools, Electricity, Other
Please further describe the structures or equipment that are availableFarm includes 5500 bushel grain storage bin, additional semi load sized grain bin, grinder and mixer for feed, 5 poultry houses with free range access, egg room in part of the basement of the farm house with a cooler that holds 200+ cases of eggs
Land TenureBuy/Sell, Lease, Open to other arrangements
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:I want someone to succeed. Would be open to leasing to a qualified farmer who needed to establish their own PnL's before purchasing.
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?Hay & Forage, Grain, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Small Animal (pigs, rabbits, poultry), Vegetable, Fruit/Orchard
Please summarize your long-term goals regarding your land:The business has been built to provide enough cash flow for someone to have a good living and be able to cover debt service. We have a solid marketing structure in place with existing accounts that a new farmer could maintain, and existing relationships with suppliers. We would like to transition the operation to a new farmer as this is an opportunity to step into a successful operation and continue this operation or add other enterprises as they wanted. We are open to a lease to purchase arrangement.
What kind of additional training/information would help you with the transfer process? Please check all that apply and feel free to elaborate below.Financing options (loans, etc.)