Organic Classifieds

Livestock  |  Forages  |  Grains  |  Opportunities  |  Farms/Land  |  Miscellaneous

 

Place an Ad

 

Equipment

For Sale:  3-pt hitch; 2-man operated seeder or pumpkin planter, new improved, can be used with other seeds, $385.00.  Glenbeulah, WI.  Don Schroeder. 920-526-3510.

16′ enclosed trailer, modified as refrigerator with A/C unit, insulation, coolbot. 2 5/16″ ball hitch. Solid trailer. $3000. Milwaukee, WI. Contact Tory: (414) 651-8679.

For Sale: Lilliston Cults: 8 row wide 36’ – 38” folding late model very good $5,000; 12 – 30 straight bar end transport $4,000; 3 – 6 – 30” $1,000 – $2,500; J. D. Cults: 3 – 8 wide folding $2,000; 1 – 8 wide 825 flat folding, brand new never had sweep on it $4,000; several 8 – 30 some made out of W cult. With 5 shank and 2 gangs per row. These are weed killers: 1 – 4 row N or 6 wide N flamer $2,000; 1 – wide 153 IHC cult; 1 – 12 – 30 153 IHC cult both end transport $1,500 each; 40 ft Harrisline weeder pull type $2,500. Earl Cornelison 515-370-3833.

Wanted: The late model nests and belt with hen pushout system for 3,000 birds. $25 paid for positive lead. For Sale: 5’ X 9’ rubber over metal self-supporting grates for farrowing, $40, and other grating. 608-545-0041.

 

Livestock

Wanted: Pasture-raised pheasant, processed. Will pick up within 1 hour of Hudson, Wis. Contact Audrey at herwell@wwt.net.

Dairyman’s Helper: Providing natural essential oil based herd health products for cows and horses. Reduce antibiotic use naturally without sacrificing quality or production. Call today: 262-949-7512. Online store: www.dairymanshelper.com.

Livestock Guardian Dogs: Protect your pastured poultry, goats and/or sheep from aerial and ground predators. Started and trained dogs available, free training advice. $250-$550. wonderacres@yahoo.com, 608-477-1981.

 

Forages

Organic Alfalfa and Alfalfa/grass 3x3x8 square bales. Test results available. Good quality and fairly priced. Delivery available. Located in Linton ND. Dave Silbernagel Organic Farms 208-867-9939.

250+ Organic Certified and tested, net wrapped, 4’x5′, alfalfa/timothy grass, 1,400lb, round bales, 1st crop 2013. Dry baled with no rain. Asking $50/bale. Call Stacy 608-487-4855 or Tim 608-790-3373. Elroy, WI area.

Certified Organic Alfalfa. All hay/baleage is tested. Priced per RFV point. Call 218-289-4683 for more info.

Organic Baleage grass/clover. Various cuttings, no rain, tested, price according to quality minus the moisture. We can deliver. Call David at 920-284-2177, Wausau, WI.

Organic wrapped and dry hay big bales, roasted 2013 soybeans, 2014 corn. Can deliver, 608-574-2160.

For sale: organic hay, round bales, dry and silage bales, 1st, 2nd and 3rd crops. Also oats straw. Delivery available. Sno Pac Farms, Pete, 507-725-5281.

Certified Organic Alfalfa Hay for Sale: Small sq RFV = 190, protein = 22% $16 each; Small sq RFV = 170, protein = 20% $14 each; Round $220/ton 2 cutting RFV = 132, protein = 19% $400/ton; 2013 4 cutting RFV = 182, protein = 21%. Contact Christian Wiedel, cell 308-991-7628, home 308-473-3106, email christiantomas96@gmil.com, Orleans NE.

Certified organic alfalfa and orchardgrass, 3X3X6.4 bales of 1 – 4 cuttings with 8 – 6 layers of plastic film on cut hay. SE South Dakota, 605-999-2010.

For sale: Dry alfalfa hay, big squares. OCIA certified organic wrapped alfalfa hay, first, second and third crops. Big squares and five foot rounds. 150 round bales of oatlage with red clover. Tests will be available. Dennis, West Central Minnesota, 320-491-0788.

Organic Hay, 4×5 wrapped, rotocut rounds. 3 crops sold on dry-matter basis, $150-$200 per ton. Approx. 800 bales some dry hay some high moisture. 715 664 8374.

Organic dry heifer hay for sale. There was no rain on these medium square bales. One lot of 1100 bales at 115 RFV, another lot of 57 bales at 136 RFV. Moorhead, MN, Lee Thomas (218)790-0236.

Century Grass Farms – 1st, 2nd, 3rd, cutting balage individually wrapped. 4×4.5 round bales. Dry hay also available. Reasonable pricing. Trucking now available. Place your orders now! Contact Steve, 412-580-9692, centurygrassfarms@gmail.com.

Organic Baleage: grass/clover/alfalfa. Round bales wrapped, tests available, no rain, we can deliver. Wausau area, call 920-284-2177.

Organic dry hay for sale: 3/3/8 bales, 1st/2nd/3rd cut, RFV 178 to 130, protein 17.5 to 23.5, location NW Minnesota. Call for more information, 218-686-2946.

Organic winter wheat straw in round bales, approx. 550 lbs/bale. 920-921-1047.

 

Grains

Non-GMO oats, wheat, barley, rye feed mix (untreated/cleaned) suitable for all livestock, $125/ton semi loads available. 507-373-3161 or 800-352-5247.

For Sale: Cert. organic small grain screenings, $2.50 per 32 lb. bushel weight. Albert Lea Seed, 1-800-352-5247.

 

Opportunities

The Cage Free Company. We are looking for a few producers that are detail oriented and have an interest in producing Free Range Eggs. We offer an income opportunity of up to 130,000.00 per flock. Call or email John Brunnquell, 414-704-1344 or jbrunnquell@egginnovations.com.

ORGANIC FARMER/FARM MANAGER – Join the most interesting and lucrative farming sector in the country today – Organic Farming. Ostfriesland Farms owns and operates 300 acres of prime farmland in Central Illinois. We are looking for an industrious, self-starter to help farm and manage all aspects of our growing organic row crop farm operation. The successful candidate will have an Ag (or related) degree, good working knowledge of farm machinery, an interest in learning about organic farming, and work well without supervision. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate. We offer a competitive salary, bonus, profit-sharing, & benefits. Get in on this ground floor position. Send your resume to: Ostfriesland Farms 39W973 Crosscreek Ln, St Charles IL 60175 or acoxworth@gmail.com.

Farm to Table Apprenticeships. Either on organic farm or local cafe. www.chicorycafe.org. Accommodation, stipend. Join in our local food movement in northern Michigan. Call 989-370-1785 for more information.

Michigan State University is sponsoring a farm incubator for beginning vegetable farmers. This program, based in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, provides tools and services to help farmers start farm businesses. Visit http://www.msunorthfarm.org/apprentice-farmer-program.html for more information. Applications due Feb.1, 2015. MSU is an affirmative-action, equal opportunity employer.

Help Wanted: Central Illinois small turn-key acreage seeks person(s) to produce for local markets Planting/care of vegetable beds, flock of laying hens and miscellaneous property maintenance. Honest, self-reliant person tolerant of outdoors. Food/gas stipend, lodging in primitive cabin or renovated silo. Owner assisted input costs. No firearms, illegal substances, no pets. Transportation and health insurance preferred. References. website at http://www.renewalacres.com.

 

Farms/Land

For Sale: 54.5 acres, 40 tillable, no pesticides or herbicides, 3 bedroom house, good barn, swimming pool, adjoins former Boy Scout camp, near Buchanan, MI. E. Crane, 312-641-6777.

Looking for Organic Farmer to Farm 80 Acres in Webster County, IA. Farm not certified Organic. Transitioning to Organic. Landowner open to new ideas. Email Karin at scottyboydoggie@gmail.com.

For Sale: 247 acre certified organic dairy farm with 9 year old established on-farm organic food store/business. We’ve emphasized our own organic, pastured meats (beef, meat chickens, turkeys, lamb), dairy and eggs and other purchased organic whole foods with over 500 active (and growing) memberships. We’re willing to work with the right person(s) initially for 1-2 years if desired to help transition. Large, well-kept farm house, barn and outbuildings included. www.grasswayorganics.com. New Holstein, WI., kwcraig1980@yahoo.com.

For Sale: “Tiny house.” Your interns never have to live in your house again! Portable housing (build on a trailer frame with wheels) for your summer or temporary help. Move it around as needed. 10 x 12 size looks bigger inside due to sleeping loft and skylights. The inside is wired, so just plug in for electricity. Small refrigerator, sink, gas stove, gas marine heater and sofa sleeper included. Call 920-894-4201 or e-mail kwcraig1980@yahoo.com for pictures. New Holstein, WI.

Vegetable farm business near Rochester, MN. 1 ¼ acres, 26’ x 96’ high tunnel, water well and Shiitake mushroom growing area with innoculated logs. Honeybee colonies, related tools, supplies and farm machinery. Organically farmed for six years. Established clientele at Rochester Farmers’ Market. Price is negotiable according to whole or partial package. Contact at 507-696-7922 or 507-867-4527.

For Sale: 129 acres organic farm 30 minutes from downtown Madison, WI. 64 tillable acres, 33 acres pasture and 30 acres of woods including a vintage apple orchard. Site includes a loafing shed and well, with an excellent site for a new house. Asking $600,000. Email louisehemstead@gmail.com, cell 608-606-0622.

83 Acre Farm for Sale: 25 acres tillable with remaining unfenced pasture, woods, wetlands, creek, 1 mile river frontage. Updated House, BandB licensed, Wood Barn with heated/ac event space, 33’x100′ Pole Barn – half heated and insulated. Land 3rd year organic certification transition. 55 miles west of Minneapolis, MN. 952-261-7495,  kingstononthecrow@gmail.com.

 

Miscellaneous

For Sale: ORGANIC FISH FERTILIZER 15-1-1, 100% dry water soluble, 5-7 times more nutritious than liquid fish. Will not clog drip irrigation. 1 lb or 55 lb packaging, can be shipped UPS. Frommelt Ag Service, Greeley, IA, 563-920-3674.

Bovine Basics- composted cow manure Anaerobically digested cow manure and fully composted cow manure available in bulk, totes and bags. For more information contact Ed Rudberg at 952-212-6576 or ed@bovinebasics.com and see our website at www.bovinebasics.com.

CURRENT AND ELDERBERRY PLANTS: Start your season with the best locally produced berry plants! Grown by neighbors with nearly 50 years of berry experience. Select from 13 cultivars of black, pink, red and white currents; 5 elderberry cultivars; available in 3 forms: cuttings, MaxiPlugs, or bare root. Contact Paul Otten (pmo@chof.net, 651-308-3801) for cultivar description, cultural practices, prices. Berry Communications 19060 Manning Trail N., Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047.

For Sale: Organic Onion Plants, Sedona, Redwing, Candy, Gladstone, yellow and red Cipollini, and Leeks.   Other varieties available upon request. $6 per 100, certified by MOSA. Glen, 563-379-3951 or gitsfresh@gmail.com.

Education: Online/hybrid courses in Sustainable/Urban Agriculture starting January 20 at Triton College. In-district tuition of $108 per credit hour for online courses plus fees no matter where your home address is located. Spring online courses include Sustainable Agroecology, Urban Agricultural Issues, and many more!  www.triton.edu/horticulture . For more information contact: Benjamin Newton, 708-779-4943, benjaminnewton@triton.edu.

Agricultural Grade Local Compost. 50 lb. N, 120 lb. P, 60 lb. K per ton plus micronutrients and organic matter. Minimum purchase: 20 tons. Suståne Natural Fertilizer (Kenyon, MN), 507-263-3003, Email: kylel@sustane.com. ***OMRI certified granular, dry, organic fertilizers also available.

Seed for Sale: Fields Best Seeds has a limited quantity of 104 day organic Open-Pollinated Corn remaining. Also offering bread quality HRS spring wheat from German genetics adapted to our humid Midwest weather and an untreated hybrid corn that is both high oil and high protein for the organic cropping system. John Steven (847-401-6050) or Ron (815-742-3450) JohnSteven@fieldsbestseeds.com or Ron@fieldsbestseeds.com.