Check all experience and education that apply to you and your farming partnersFarm/Crop management (over 3 years), Informal apprenticeship, General farming (over 3 years)
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.We are currently living in Nevada and I am doing furniture delivery. I grew up on a family farm and worked there for 12 years. It was a grain and livestock operation consisting of 2500 acres of cropland and 2000 acres of rangeland. Primary grains grown were wheat, oats, corn, soybeans and sunflowers plus 200 head cow calf operation located in north central South Dakota.
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
Type of OperationGrain, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats)
Farming PracticesConventional, Organic, Other
Please elaborate on the type(s) of agricultural operation you plan on running.A grain cropping operation with integrated cow calf operation.
Elaborate on the farming practices you plan on using.A no-till operation integrating cover crops ,cattle and chemicals to control weeds and build the soil in a regenerative and sustainable way. My goal is to have a diversified low input system that builds the soil and is cost and labor efficient. I am continually researching new practice's and technique's and am passionate about learning and experimenting with new farming ideas.
Transition ArrangementsBuy/Sell, Cropshare, Lease, Partnership