Counties of interestAnaconda-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
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 partnersFarm/Crop management (over 3 years), General farming (over 3 years), Other experience/license/agriculture or business training
Other experience/license/agriculture or business training:Value added products business development, Regenerative Ag 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.Currently running a small homestead operation with a small flock of sheep (6), 2 milking cows and a calf and several feeder pigs and horses. 800 sq ft greenhouse, Raised vegetable beds, Garlic plot and small orchard and pastures. Off-grid power system (Solar & Hydro), several ponds and drip irrigation systems. Previous experience managing large scale greenhouses producing a wide range of vegetables, Turmeric and Ginger. Also, managing field crop operations of market veggies. Small herd rotational grazing and Orchard management.
Extensive building experience of homes, outbuildings, greenhouses and farm/ranch infrastructure. Highly skilled carpenter with foundation to finish experience and specializing in off grid power systems. Development of water storage and irrigation systems, pack house facilities. Management of all farm operations - labor, crop planning and harvesting schedules, IPM & fertility programs, fieldwork and sales and marketing duties. Proven team leader with hands-on experience in all facets of operations from fieldwork and equipment operations to vendor and financial management.