Check all experience and education that apply to you and your farming partnersFarm/Crop management (3 years or less), 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.5 years working for a dairy farm with 620 head milked twice a day.
2 summers working at a local stock yard.
And I grew up on a hog and horse farm for the first 14 years of my life.
Counties of interestAnaconda-Deer Lodge, Beaverhead, Big Horn, Butte-Silver Bow, Cascade, Chouteau, Flathead, Glacier, Golden Valley, Granite, Lake, Lewis & Clark, Lincoln, Madison, Powder River, Prairie, Sanders, Toole, Treasure, Valley, Yellowstone
Acreage1-5, 6-10, 11-40
Planned OperationLarge Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Small Animal (pigs, rabbits, poultry), Dairy, Vegetable
Please elaborate on the type(s) of agricultural operation you plan on running.Beef cattle, milk cattle, meat and milk goats,
Breeding feeder Rabbits, chickens and geese,
Plant a large enough vegetable and herb garden to be self sustainable and profitable.
Breed and train Cattle dogs and Hounds.