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We offer this free online service to connect farmers who are looking for land with available farmland.

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Wisconsin

FOR SALE: 109.75 acres of organic-ready farmland for sale or rent in Argonne, Forest County, WI. Approximately 85 acres tillable (mostly Stambaugh silt loam), 9 acres old pasture, and 1/3 mile forested frontage on the Middle Branch of the Peshtigo River (DNR-designated Class II trout stream and wadable nursery waters for smallmouth bass). 444 large round bales of winter rye harvested May-June 2018 (grown without inputs); currently mammoth red clover. Improvements include lockable cable across the driveway, roadside berm, gravel parking pad, and partially-completed pond. Native plants and wildlife abound, also monarch butterflies, native beneficial insects for crop protection, and a variety of native bees for pollination. Tractor, disc, and/or rock-picker also available for sale. Call Scott at 920-265-0631. 9/11/18

FOR RENT: 20 acres certified organic field, surrounded by oak forest, in third year of organic alfalfa. For rent/lease starting spring of 2019. Located in southern Eau Claire County near State Highway 93. Call 715-495-3856 or contact Jo. 9/6/18

FOR RENT: Kings Hill Farm is an organic fruit and vegetable farm located in Mineral Point, southwest Wisconsin. The organic farm, buildings and associated infrastructure occupy approx. 40 acres. Farming acreage is served fully by irrigation, water well, and pumps. The farm buildings located on the farm are: fully-furnished farmhouse; cooling shed; equipment shed; two greenhouses (50’x36’ / 100’x36’); hoop house. Equipment includes harvest batwing mower, Ford cargo van, Dodge 4X4 truck, ’97 Toyota Rav4, ’07 Sprinter refrigerated van, Kubota and Allis G tractors and bee supplies. Irrigation equipment includes 3 wells and pumps; perennial Forest (approx. 5 acres). Call 312-777-0038 or contact Paul. 9/4/18

FOR RENT: Ten Acre Oak is available for an individual or family interested in living on site and running operations. This hobby farm has 10 acres a short 20-minute drive from Madison, WI. There is a fully functional website, a customer base for eggs, and opportunity for an event venue in an outbuilding that has held gatherings and a wedding. There are three tillable acres, a turkey pasture, and several outbuildings. The tillable land has drain tile installed. The chicken barn is half workshop and half coops with outdoor runs. The house has five bedrooms, two full bath, and two full kitchens.
Call 414-841-4016 or contact Sarah. 8/24/18

OPPORTUNITY TO JOIN FARMING COMMUNITY:  Located between Ridgeway and Dodgeville, Rock Ridge Community has openings for new members. An intentional community founded in the early 1970s, the community owns and stewards about 175 acres of land (including agricultural land which has been managed organically for several years), tends four houses, and is in a period of revitalization and regeneration. They are seeking new members to bring fresh energy to their community and are open to individuals, couples, families, and bands of friends. People seeking a rural, intentional community with the ability to affordably access and own land, contact Judy8/21/18

FOR RENT: 234 acres for sale, all adjoining, 200 tillable all certified organic, balance woods and pasture, more land available to rent. The farm has two, four bedroom houses, grid-tied solar system, one barn has thirty stalls under the pipeline, the other a swing six parlor, two pole sheds, one with heated shop. There is an Organic Valley milk contract available with the farm. The farm is located by Athens, in northwest Marathon county. Call 715-965-3440 or contact Brad. 8/10/18

FOR RENT: 20 acres without chemical use for 20 years. Browsing/foraging land for goats and 2 acres for vegetables/herbs/flowers with greenhouse, large hoop house (100 x 30), walk-in cooler and stainless-steel sinks, counters, other infrastructure. The apartment could become available on September 1. The whole farm has a spring-fed creek, oak savanna, and prairie surrounded by organic hay land and state wildlife area. Cheery, helpful person or couple with rotational goat grazing experience and sustainable/organic gardening in mid-western climate.
Call 262-225-9296 or contact Renae. 8/2/18

FOR RENT:  Located approximately one mile from the town of Spring Valley, Wisconsin, the land has not been farmed or fertilized for approximately 25 years. It has been in the family since the original homesteading. There are two fields available for organic farming, totaling about 36 acres. These fields are part of a picturesque 100-acre property, including a pond, rolling hills, and wooded areas. Originally it was farmed with dairy cows and crops. Also, there was a sawmill on part of the property at one time. The owner would love to see part of it rented to a responsible party that would not use chemicals on it. Call 612-269-3369 or contact Claudia7/10/18

 

Illinois

FOR SALE:  Managed intensive grazing farm for sale. 85 acres of rolling hills, not certified organic, but no chemicals for 10 years. A water system down an alley to 10 fenced pastures, 2 creeks, and a pond. Possible hay barn and corral system can be included. $4,000 per acre. Located near Springfield, Illinois. Call 608-214-9342 or contact Kim. 8/6/2018

FOR SALE OR RENT:  Amazing nature preserve-like property, 10.68 acres, large pond, stream and trails through old growth forest. Refurbished 4 bed/3.5 bath home, old barn, out-buildings & huge metal shed. 826 S. Rocky Hill Rd., Galena. About 3 acres tillable that were under CRP for years. Property used as a B&B for 20 years, prior to that a dairy farm. Owner financing available. See galenadelray.com for detailed information about the property. Contact Ray or call 773-354-8456.  6/29/18

 

Indiana

FOR RENT: 35 tillable acres available in southern Hamilton County Indiana on 146th street. Ready to lease in 2019.Contact Ed.9/13/18

FOR RENT:  Approx. 12 tillable acres in rural Marion, IN has been in hay for the 3 years. No chemicals or synthetic nutrients applied. Soil testing completed last year. Just starting certified organic application process – interested in hemp when available here, but open to other ideas, not conventional cash renting. Contact Kara6/26/18

FOR SALE:  Farm near Columbus, Indiana. 71 acres, 44 tillable, 22.3 CF, 54 CRP with income. Will qualify for organic certification in 2021.  Comes with a 3 bedroom house. Contact Lucy or call 541-510-9655.  6/21/18

 

Iowa

FOR SALE: Owners are retiring after 14 years of successful farming, and selling their rehabilitated and well-cared for acreage to pursue other opportunities. The property is 9.8 acres, and at maximum capacity, about 4 was used for certified organic vegetable production to service a 100+ member CSA (with some wholesale). The remainder is timber, habitat/buffer, and buildings. There is an updated, 2-story house with 3 beds/ and 2 full baths. Outbuildings include large hay barn, chicken coop and packing shed (with walk-in cooler, stainless steel tables, etc.). Property includes many perennial plantings (berries, fruit trees, asparagus, etc.) and mature trees. Located in rural Minburn, Iowa, this farm lies within the Ames/Des Moines corridor, approximately 40 miles to each. Closer towns of towns of size include Adel, Perry, Grimes, Waukee. The farm is located in Dallas County, Iowa, one of the fastest growing counties in the country. Will sell the equipment, tools, packaging. Contact Rick or call 515-677-2438.  9/4/18

 

Kansas

FOR SALE:  8 1/2 acres for sale in Northeast Kansas (near Effingham). Property includes a vintage farmhouse and a 6000 square foot commercial building constructed in 2008. The property has been used previously as a boarding and grooming facility for dogs and cats. Details, maps, and photos are available on the website for the property.  Learn more.   7/13/18

 

Michigan

FOR RENT: Perfect for a livestock operation. Approximately 5 acres with excellent barn, barn yard, and pasture. Housing possible. Call 989-430-1012 or contact Donna. 9/4/18

FOR SALE: Two acres in northwest Detroit has been farmed sustainably for the last six years. House on site also for sale. There are two high tunnels on site (50′ x 12′ and 72′ x 15′), an open-air processing building, a shipping container and other small outbuildings. The focus has mainly been annual vegetable crops, though there are a dozen young fruit and nut trees on the property. This property could easily be transitioned into an agroforestry site or left as an intensive market garden. The soil is incredibly fertile and healthy. We have a network of restaurants and markets in the city and would pass along all those accounts. This farm is perfect for someone who is looking to start in the spring of 2019 with very little input needed to make a profit quickly. We are open to alternative payment agreements, like lease-to-own. Contact Brittney. 8/2/18

 

Minnesota

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Florida

FOR RENT: Farm of 12 acres available to a farmer. Please contact LP or call 305-970-8511. 8/14/2018

 

Oregon

FOR SALE:  145-acre Demeter & Oregon Tilth certified farm w/ 123 acres of pivot and wheel line irrigation & updated manufactured home. Versatile property with endless farm, ranch, and crop opportunities. Insulated, heated shop with attached storage, additional shop with hay storage stalls, loafing shed, chicken coop building, corral, machine shed, loading chute, & 3 silos – just to name a few! Stunning, unobstructed views of the Cascade Mountain Range & Smith Rock from house & property. Truly a dream property, perfect for livestock, certified organic & biodynamic farming, & more. Call 541-480-8632 or contact Claire9/6/18

FOR SALE:  Extraordinary luxury farm property in Central Oregon sits on 139 acres of Demeter & Oregon Tilth certified biodynamic and organic land. 96.6 acres of irrigation with wheel lines and buried irrigation pipe. Panoramic views of the Cascade Mountains and Smith Rock. Property line extends to Crooked River Canyon with incredible views of the river and waterfall-like aquifers. Exquisite 5300+ sqft main residence & remodeled 1300+ sqft guest house. Fully fenced property. Additional buildings include 3-stall horse barn and newly-built barn with greenhouse & shop area. Call 541-480-8632 or contact Claire9/6/18

 

Tennesee

FOR SALE:  400 acres, great development potential! 2.5 miles to the 268 interchange~1250 sq. ft. caretaker home, 3 miles to Caney Fork River, 5 miles to Center Hill Lake, 10 miles to Cordell Hull Lake, 3200′ cleared airstrip suitable for general aviation aircraft~33 minutes to Mt. Juliet~20 minutes to TNTech~40 minutes to Nashville Airport~approx. 5000′ of road frontage~bottom land~city water~ natural creeks.  Call 615-792-6100 or contact Amanda7/11/18

 

 

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Wisconsin

WANTED TO BUY/RENT: Shared Seasons Community Farm is looking for land because due to rental situation. They are looking for a property they could afford to buy or one the owner would agree to a rent-to-own arrangement. To continue farming for next season, they’ll need to have a well for irrigation, wash water and tillable land. Most of the farm is mobile, including tiny house, wash/pack building, and solar panels so buildings and electricity are not necessary but some would likely be helpful. Ideal land would be managed organically so they can maintain their organic certification. They are seeking 5 – 20 acres and would like to be within about an hour drive of Milwaukee, so they can continue their markets and working with restaurants there. Call 920-251-5908 or contact Paul.  9/11/2018

WANTED TO BUY: Looking for 5+ acres with a natural water source and some woods for small farmstead; ideally semi-secluded; cannot be on the highway or near conventional fields; within 30min to Viroqua; needs clean watershed; with or without buildings/house; gravel road ideal; under 175k. Call 913-669-8642 or contact Ryan.  9/11/2018

WANTED TO RENT: Wisconsin resident moved to Colorado wants to return to Wisconsin to farm. Dairy goat farmer, 10 years, small-scale farming looking for 5-10 acres with living quarters to move 20 head goat herd to Fall or Spring of 2018-2019. They would love to mentor to a transition property. Irrigation, outbuildings, no chemical farming, holistic goat husbandry, sustainable land stewardship, would prefer land close to Milwaukee or Madison (within 40 minutes) to be close to family. Rescue goats are used for grazing. Goats are retired to pasture. They also do classes in goat husbandry. Contact Jill. 8/31/18

WANTED TO RENT:  Couple moving to the River Falls/ Spring Valley area and looking for a house in the country to rent before buying. They’re University of Minnesota and University of Wisconsin River Falls professionals; staff and faculty and have been working seasonally at an organic greenhouse outside of Spring Valley for two years. Both were raised on farms and want to reconnect to their rural roots. They want to become invested in the community, learn from local farmers and business owners on how to carry on self-sustainable and organic practices for their future goals. If you have a house to rent or know of someone renting please email us. Call 612-505-7656  or contact Nik.  8/24/2018

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY:  Beginning livestock farmer seeking a small farm in Southern Wisconsin. Organic principles would be used. Barn with water/electric and strong perimeter fencing around pastures would be ideal. Open to lease with option to buy. Call 262-502-7687 or contact Lois.  6/29/2018

 

Illinois

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Indiana

WANTED TO BUY OR RENT:  Looking for 10-20 acres for 5 cows for a 100% grass fed startup dairy. Will provide all fencing and labor and willing to seed pasture. Motivated farmer with 5 years experience. Please contact Taylor or call 317-965-1678. 8/29/2018

 

Iowa

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Minnesota

WANTED TO BUY OR RENT:  Looking for a farm in central Minnesota to transition into. Sibley and Nicollet counties preferred. Please contact Craig or call 320-582-2323. 8/9/2018

WANTED TO BUY OR RENT:  Farming vacant lots in North Minneapolis (economically depressed area). Also actively looking for 10+ acres for organic commercial Ag just West of Twin Cities metro area. Beginning farmer. Contact Kevin.  7/17/2018

 

Michigan

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Ohio

WANTED TO RENT:  Student looking for up to 5 acres of land to start farming in Cincinnati, Ohio. Please contact Yasemin or call 646-284-1239.   8/23/2018

 

Outside Midwest

WANTED TO RENT:  A farmer looking to break into organic, pasture-based farming is seeking someone with land not being used that would be willing to lease. Looking in Florida, Georgia or Alabama. Please contact Chris or call 850-896-8829.   6/19/2018

 

Nebraska

WANTED TO BUY:  Former “organic-like” dairy family looking to purchase land suitable for sustainable homesteading in the Grand Island, Nebraska area. Could be organic, CRP, or rangeland with minimal to no chemical usage. Prefer to have trees and some hills. Aiming for 80 acres but will consider other options. Contact David7/3/2018

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