Counties of interestFlathead
Planned OperationGrain, Large Animal (cattle, sheep, goats), Small Animal (pigs, rabbits, poultry), Vegetable, Fruit/Orchard
Check all experience and education that apply to you and your farming partnersFarm/Crop management (over 3 years), Informal apprenticeship, General college degree, 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.~10 years of organic vegetable production experience, manage and teach at the local college farm (5acres) and have my own regenerative agriculture consulting business. Prior to my current occupations I have worked for many years on other farms in the valley and elsewhere, aswell as non profits related to agriculture
Please elaborate on the type(s) of agricultural operation you plan on running.My wife and I are expecting our first child and have been looking for a property to purchase that will allow us to raise a family and start a small farm. I am not looking to quit my current occupations but rather use my knowledge and skill start a small farm that will help feed ourselves, family and the community. Would consider anything within my experience (vegetable production, orchard, small animal ect...)
If you are interested in another type of business arrangement, please explainNot interested in many other types of arrangements other than to buy at this time.
Please elaborate on the kind of additional training/information that would help you:Would not need any additional training