Counties of interestGranite, Lake, Mineral, Missoula, Powell, Ravalli, Sanders
Planned OperationLarge Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Small Animal (pigs, rabbits, poultry), Dairy, Vegetable, Fruit/Orchard
Check all experience and education that apply to you and your farming partnersGeneral college degree, General farming (less than 3 years)
Land TenureBuy/Sell, Cropshare, 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 have experience in small scale farming (<10 acres), pasture raised organic poultry, pasture raised dairy goats, and vegetables. I am interested in up to 40 acres of land suitable for organic goats, pigs, sheep, or poultry.
Acreage1-5, 6-10, 11-40
Please elaborate on the type(s) of agricultural operation you plan on running.I intend on following the standards set by the National Organic Standards Board for raising organic meat (goats, poultry, pigs, or sheep). I would pursue organic farm certification.
If you are interested in another type of business arrangement, please explainI am open to considering alternative arrangements. I currently have a limited partnership set up for the farm. That company can accommodate any kind of partnership arrangement.
Please elaborate on the kind of additional training/information that would help you:My knowledge comes from books, videos, and limited practical experience. I welcome a mentorship since I never had one.