Check all experience and education that apply to you and your farming partnersFarm/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.I have been co manging a 200 head cow calf operation full time for the past 8 years. This includes every aspect of ranching from calving to irrigating with wheel lines,pivot,hand line, and flood. I also gained experience in marketing calves for sale in the spring for a fall delivery. I have also been operating a part time excavation business.
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
Acreage1-5, 6-10, 11-40, 41-100, 101-500, 500+
Type of OperationHay & Forage, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats)
Farming PracticesConventional, Organic, Other
Please elaborate on the type(s) of agricultural operation you plan on running.I would like to start out with a small cow/calf operation 30-50 head with the option to grow in the future
Elaborate on the farming practices you plan on using.Mainly all conventional practices. I am willing to try what ever works best for the operation and maximizes profit.
Transition ArrangementsBuy/Sell, Lease, RSA Grass Link, Open to other arrangements
If you are interested in another type of business arrangement, please explainrent to own/lease to own
Please elaborate on the kind of additional training/information that would help you:Open to any help and training that can help make me successful.
Please attach any photos that support your application.Array, Array, Array, Array