Check all experience and education that apply to you and your farming partnersAgriculture-related college degree, Farm/Crop management (over 3 years), General farming (less than 3 years), General farming (over 3 years), Other experience/license/agriculture or business training
Other experience/license/agriculture or business training:10 years non-agricultural business management experience, Farm business plan writing training, Farm internships
Briefly describe your current occupation(s) and responsibilities and list previous agricultural employment and experiences. If you are currently farming or ranching, please state the size, type(s), and location of the operation.Currently preparing for farm ownership by researching all aspects of perspective locations, production, financing, marketing, legal. Previous agricultural employment is generalized and highly varied. Animal rearing, vegetable crops, cover crops, seed production, tree planting.
CountiesAnaconda-Deer Lodge, Beaverhead, Big Horn, Blaine, Broadwater, Butte-Silver Bow, Carbon, Carter, Cascade, Chouteau, Custer, Daniels, Dawson, Fallon, Fergus, Flathead, Gallatin, Garfield, Glacier, Golden Valley, Granite, Hill, Jefferson, Judith Basin, Lake, Liberty, Lincoln, Madison, McCone, Meagher, Mineral, Missoula, Musselshell, Park Livingston, Petroleum, Phillips, Pondera, Powder River, Powell, Prairie, Ravalli, Richland, Roosevelt, Rosebud, Sanders, Sheridan, Stillwater, Sweet Grass, Teton, Toole, Treasure, Valley, Wheatland, Wibaux, Yellowstone
Acreage6-10, 11-40, 41-100, 101-500, 500+
Type of OperationGrain, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Vegetable, Other
Please elaborate on the type(s) of agricultural operation you plan on running.Organic: stocker, grain /hay/satellite vegetable operation.
Transition ArrangementsBuy/Sell, Lease
Please elaborate on the kind of additional training/information that would help you:I realize that farming is a dynamic changing occupation and I cannot know everything up to date about farming. I am open to any additional training / information related to local agricultural practices of any potential farming location.