Counties of interestFlathead, Glacier, Lake, Lewis & Clark, Missoula, Pondera, Powell, Sanders, Teton
Planned OperationHay & Forage, Grain, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Small Animal (pigs, rabbits, poultry), Dairy, Vegetable, Fruit/Orchard, Other
Check all experience and education that apply to you and your farming partnersAgriculture-related college degree, Farm/Crop management (3 years or less), Farm/Crop management (over 3 years), Informal apprenticeship, General college degree, General farming (less than 3 years), General farming (over 3 years), Other experience/license/agriculture or business training
Land TenureBuy/Sell, Cropshare, Lease, Partnership, RSA Grass Link, Open to other arrangements
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 beginning a family and I am interested in starting off a career as a farmer/rancher. I would love to be mentored on a personal basis and make better what I am entrusted with. I am all about faith and family and integrating my values with my business. I am marrying into a family who has been farming for a number of years. This family will continue farming and ranching in the future as well. We plan on continuing to build the agricultural business within the Flathead area.
Acreage41-100, 101-500, 500+
Farming PracticesConventional, Organic, Other
Please elaborate on the type(s) of agricultural operation you plan on running.The types of agricultural operations I plan on running range from bison, cattle, turkey and chicken to wheat, grain, hay and or dry peas. Also I am open to bee farming, Microgreens, and orchards.
Elaborate on the farming practices you plan on using.I plan on using holistic regenerative agricultural practices as far as possible as well as organic and free range. This is ideal. I am open to working with conventional farming and ranch work and it would be my hopes to transition that work into organic and regenerative in the future.
If you are interested in another type of business arrangement, please explainI am open to creativity in the future and possibly working in the area of agricultural technology.
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