Check all experience and education that apply to you and your farming partnersAgriculture-related college degree, 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.I am currently running cows and raising a little hay on a 230 acre ranch in Sand Coulee just outside of Great Falls. I am also a stay at home dad raising two young boys 3 and 1. I have a Associates degree in Ag business. My grandparents had a farm and ranch operation in phillips co. I sent a large amount of my childhood helping on that ranch. I was also a manager in the service industry for a family ran business.
CountiesCascade, Fergus, Phillips
Acreage41-100, 101-500, 500+
Type of OperationHay & Forage, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Dairy
Please elaborate on the type(s) of agricultural operation you plan on running.I am looking to continue and expand my commercial cow calf operation and grow a hay base to support my operation the best I can.
Transition ArrangementsBuy/Sell, Cropshare, Lease, Partnership, RSA Grass Link
Please elaborate on the kind of additional training/information that would help you:Learning more about what types financial options that are truly out there to help a young guy get into ag would benefit all of us. Also learning new ways to market is a must in this day and age.