Counties of interestAnaconda-Deer Lodge, Beaverhead, Big Horn, Butte-Silver Bow, Flathead, Glacier, Lewis & Clark, Missoula, Ravalli, Yellowstone
Planned OperationHay & Forage, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Dairy, Vegetable, Fruit/Orchard
Check all experience and education that apply to you and your farming partnersInformal apprenticeship, General college degree, General farming (less than 3 years), Other experience/license/agriculture or business training
Other experience/license/agriculture or business training:I have spent several years owning my own horse training business. I have also attended a boots to business class, along with several other classes with the Marine Corps.
Land TenureBuy/Sell, Lease, Partnership, 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 currently training horses in the bitterroot valley. I have worked in a market garden in my previous years, but mostly focus on land management at list point. I have approximately 17 acres that I am graze and have been looking into hay land opportunities.
Acreage41-100, 101-500, 500+
Farming PracticesOrganic, Other
Please elaborate on the type(s) of agricultural operation you plan on running.I want to create a self sustaining operation involved with cattle, sheep, dairy goat, and market gardening. Together I hope yo create job opportunities along with developing local connections to build the local economy.
Elaborate on the farming practices you plan on using.I am very focused on natural/ Organic grown meat and vegetables.
Please elaborate on the kind of additional training/information that would help you:I am a life long learner, please teach me everything.