Check all experience and education that apply to you and your farming partnersAgriculture-related college degree, Farm/Crop management (over 3 years), 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.Currently employed as an agricultural extension agent for Montana State University. I grew up on a small family farm with beef cattle, horses, sheep, and forage crop production goals. I co-own and operate a small farm in Missoula with my dad. we have 12 acres, and 17 mother cows. I am looking for opportunities for grazing lands to lease for cattle pasture, and the possibility of irrigated land in which to produce forage crops with. Looking to slowly grow the herd and farm business we have.
Counties of interestMissoula, Ravalli
Planned OperationHay & Forage, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Fruit/Orchard
Farming PracticesConventional, Organic
Please elaborate on the type(s) of agricultural operation you plan on running.Beef cattle grazing. Also interested in forage crop hay production: grass, legumes, or a mix.
Land TenureBuy/Sell, Cropshare, Lease, Partnership
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