Check all experience and education that apply to you and your farming partnersFarm/Crop management (3 years or less), Informal apprenticeship, General college degree, General farming (less than 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 grew up on a small farm and worked on our neighbors 1000 acre farm that ran cattle as well as grow corn and soy beans. I attend the Air Force Academy and served 5 years of active duty Air Force time getting out as a Captain. I have an MBA and currently work as a civilian for the Department of Defense. However, my love has always been for the outdoors and land and would like the opportunity to work the land for a living. I have a strong mechanical background as well as welding and am a skilled equipment operator. We did own horses growing up and I can ride however, it has been a few years since I have been in the saddle consistently.
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, Lewis & Clark, 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 OperationHay & Forage, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats)
Please elaborate on the type(s) of agricultural operation you plan on running.I would like to run a mixed cattle and crop operation or a strictly cattle ranch.
Transition ArrangementsBuy/Sell, Cropshare, Partnership, RSA Grass Link, Open to other arrangements