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Wisconsin

FOR SALE: Apple orchard for sale. A 2-5 acre section of apple orchard for sale, no buildings on site. This orchard was planted in 1968. Ridge top setting with east to west orientation. Trees are in various stages of life and health. It sat forgotten for 19 years. Has good grass for grazing. Wide alley ways between trees for grazing. Good airflow, wonderful views, end of the road property. It is located between Menomonie and Spring Valley, Wis. 15 minutes West of Menomonie. 1 hour from the Minneapolis airport. Willing to do a land contract as well. Aim to sell 4-5 acres. If we sold 5 acres we would ask $25,000 or if we did a land contract we would ask for $30,000. We ask for a down payment of $7,000 -$10,000 we would carry the remainder of the price. Buyer would have 5 years to pay off the land contract. Contact Joshua at ancestralseeds@gmail.com or 715-505-4629. 3/21/17 

FOR RENT: 100 acres for rent in Cashton, Wis. Contact Roger at dutchmaster747@gmail.com or 608-654-7782. 3/15/17 

FOR RENT: 270 acre farm with 200 tillable acres for rent in Mayville, Wis. Organic certified. Also a fully functional dairy barn, fences, other barns, sheds available. Tillage equipment and tractor available for rent also. Non-tillable land would lend itself to perfect posturing facility. All land is accessible and ready to be tilled. Owner will help new farmers and allow for a smooth transition and easy start-up costs. Water is also available on the farm with springs and creeks. Must see. Please call John at 920-539-2876 or email jriegleman@gmail.com for details. 3/15/17

FOR RENT: Certified organic land for rent or possible share cropping. Open to suggestions or arrangements. Have more acres than needed/looking to downsize. Green Bay/Appleton, Wis. area. 920-366-9708. 3/15/17

FOR SALE: Certified organic land for sale in Evansville, Wis. Price: $895,000; Price / Acres: $5,774.19; Total Land Area:155 acres, 120 acres tillable. Undeveloped:25 acres; Forest:25 acres; Cropable: 75% can grow crops; 0 wells on property; 0% covered by open water. Ideal Land Useage: Organic Uses, Recreational Property-Hunting, Row Crops, Vegetable Farm, Ag Buildings-permitted. Very productive land that is certified organic. 80 acres in production about 35 which is low is in CRP and the balance is in trees and woods. Learn more on farmlandsearch.com. Contact Lucy at 608-490-0926 or sherry.doudlah@gmail.com. 3/14/17

FOR SALE: Very productive land that is certified organic. 80 acres in production, about 35 is in CRP and the balance is in trees and woods. For more information go to FarmLandSearch.com (listing number 1605) or contact joe@dairyrealty.com or (608) 290-9790. 3/4/17

FOR SALE: Large, well established, successful, sustainable, owner-operated strawberry business for sale in northern Wisconsin. The farm has been in business for 40 years and owners are retiring. Business sale includes the following assets: large acreage of harvestable strawberries for 2017 season, established regional network of fresh strawberry sales locations, on-site pick-your-own berry sales, long term lease of irrigated land, equipment and supplies, business/growing consulting available for successful transition. Contact Dean Parker at dparker@hinshawlaw.com3/4/17

FOR RENT: Crawford County. 140 total acres with 40 to 50 tillable acres – 20+ acres ready to be certified organic and the remaining within one year. Prior land use was crops and grazing. The tillable acres can be used for rotational grazing, with 80 total acres accessible for grazing. The farm has 3 sources of water with a house, barn, granary; all need some repair. Will invest or make improvements with the right tenant/partner. The farmland and buildings are located on a beautiful hilltop adjacent to a wildlife refuge. I am open to a range of business ventures, from a rental agreement to long term lease or a joint venture partnership. Contact Kevin Colson at kncolson@gmail.com or (210) 363-8201. 2/20/17

FOR RENT: Northeast Wisconsin 14 certifiable acres, 7 tillable, fallow since 1950s. Goat Pig and poultry pasture since 2008. 14 head organically fed oberhasli goats. Nice small Dairy facilities, pig, poultry & Bee equipment as well. Various outbuilding and three bedroom two bath mobile. Additional certifiable acreage possibly available. Would rent, work with or joint venture. Contact whlrwmlk@gmail.com or (906) 361-9649. 2/1/17

FOR RENT: 14 certifiable acres in northeast Wisconsin. 7 tillable, fallow since 1950s. Goat, pig & poultry pasture since 2008. 14 hd. organically fed Oberhasli goats, nice small dairy facilities, pig, poultry & bee equipment. Various outbuildings, 3 bdrm, 2 bath mobile. Additional acreage possibly available. For rent or joint venture. Contact (906)361-9649 or whlrwmlk@gmail.com2/1/17

FOR RENT: 2 acres in market garden, 5 acres in orchard, 2.5 acres in hay, 1 acre in hops. Looking for partners or independent operators for all. Contact Mike at CommonGardens@gmail.com or (608) 849-7739. 2/1/17

FOR RENT: 75-83 acres of certifiable organic land. Most of it has been certified over the last 3 years. Last year was corn, oats and hay. Also grazed 9 acres w/ sheep. An additional 7 acres of pasture may be possible. Ridge top farm. Readstown, WI. Contact Roger at rogerlc@mwt.net for more information. 1/18/17

FOR SALE: Ontario, WI. Ridgetop, 40 acres tillable, 4 acre fenced pasture, orchard, woods. Buildings: 5 bdrm farmhouse, barn, cabin, garage, chicken coop. $420,000. Will divide. Contact 608-337-4444. 1/12/17

FOR RENT: A family farm (circa 1848) is seeking a renter. Includes: 2 acres of tilled, amended garden plots, 1 plexiglass dbl walled greenhouse 12’H x 12W’ x 36’L, 1 6 mm plastic hoophouse w/ 21″ raised beds, triple NSF sinks, 5′ NSF tabletop, 14’H x 20’W x 96’L, 1 classroom 9’W x 14’L w/dbl burner stove & sink & 2 commercial NSF refrigerators, 1 commercial NSF freezer, 1 workshop room 12’H x 12W x 20’L w/ electric/heat/fan, 1 restroom w/ shower, sink & composting toilet. Can be rented as one unit or split for your individual needs. Rent for all spaces is $400 per month / yearly lease. Additional onsite seasonal housing available. Dates & rates available upon request. Please contact Jane at MulroyIrishAcres@hotmail.com or (920) 213-5528 for more information. 1/12/17

FOR RENT: 49 acres organic farm that is currently 24 acres pasture and 24 acres corn. Located in Westby, Wis. 1 acre with house and barn. Seeking responsible and professional individual to either work with, rent to, or joint venture with. Open to crop/livestock ideas. Contact Forbes at forbesadam2@gmail.com or 608-634-6200. 1/10/17

FOR RENT: 3+ acres horse pasture, big red barn & few other outbuildings. Buildings have electricity. Bathroom in house can be used by renter. Contact Christopher at drewhelwig@gmail.com or (262) 215-2090. 12/27/16

FOR RENT: About 3 acres of land in SW Wisconsin near Boscobel that contains 2 spring fed ponds and a spring with a very large quantity of watercress. The acreage is fenced and easily accessible from a county road. Asking $250 per year. Contact Larry at (412) 680-0282. 12/27/16

FOR SALE: 7.8 acre certified organic chicken farm. Facilities and equipment for up to 9,500 layers and 3,000 pullets. Will have 5 year contract to sell farm eggs to well established regional brand. Current owner will furnish feed at reasonable price. Includes 3-4 bedroom farmhouse with new furnance/AC, windows, insulation and siding. Has original wood floors, doors and trim. Chicken barns have more than required outdoor access with predator proof fencing. There are 2 acres of certified very productive tillable land owners have been using to grow sweet corn. Asking price of $325,000 includes land, house, poultry buildings and equipment. Chickens will be sold based on age. Buyer will be required to lease back cooler and office space and grain facilities for $500/month. This is a turnkey operation with potential for $100,000 plus in net income per year. Owner financing will not be offered. Sullsburg area. Contact Dean Dickel at dickel@centurylink.net or (608) 574-5066 if interested. 12/27/16

 

Illinois

FOR RENT: Approximately 40 acres of land that has been laying fallow for more than 40 years. Ideal for someone who wanted to start an organic project, graze cattle, or cut native hay. Electricity and water available soon. Located in SE Adams County Wisconsin. Want to work with good tenant with future plans. Contact Sylvester Wetle at showperg@aol.com2/20/17

FOR RENT: 19 acres 10 miles northwest of Rockford. 10 acres rotation pasture, 5 tillable acres coming out of CRP. No chemicals for 9 years, so easily certifiable organic. Tractor and some equipment available. 45×108 machine shed, 25-box chicken house, 5 other farm buildings, plus 2 story milkhouse being renovated to apartment. Creek, woods, farm pond. Also open to aquaculture or other ideas. Contact Dave at davefwinters@gmail.com or (815) 978-4007. 2/1/17

FOR RENT: 8.5 acres. Currently used as a organic CSA farm. 5 bedroom home; 2 car garage; 30 X 72 X 12 High Tunnel; 365 foot deep fresh water well; several outbuildings for storage etc. Northwest Illinois 9 miles north of Dixon and 9 miles west of Oregon. Available March or April. Contact Paul at soderholm.paul@gmail.com or (312) 343-7315 for more information. 1/12/17

WANTED: Seeking qualified persons/business wishing to begin or expand a food production operation, take over an existing native plant greenhouse business, or to combine the plant production operation with a food production business. The facilities available include heated and unheated hoop houses, a 40′ x 74′ building with office and work/equipment area including walk in cooler. Well, irrigation, backup generator, 5 acres with more available. Various equipment available with facilities. Within 2 miles of major NS and EW highways in north central Illinois. Contact: larry@prairieplugs.com. 1/9/17

 

Indiana

FOR SALE: $194,900 – 4.8 acres, 2200 sq. ft. steel-framed high tunnel, 25+ fruit trees, 2+ sunny acres tillable. Barn, two car garage, seed starting room. 1,500 sq. ft. house, 3br, 4 minutes from college town Bloomington, IN. 812-391-2190 or meganlhutchison@gmail.com2/20/17

 

Michigan

FOR RENT: 70 acres of very diverse mixed use property near Mendon, Michigan, 30 miles from energetic Kalamazoo Farmers Market. The property was an old mill site and is a mix of tillable land, water and forest. Variance in the landscape fits well with permaculture or market gardens design instead of large open tilled land). Nottawa creek runs though the property, with damn, raceway, bridges, 13 forested acres, and very large, large, med, and small ponds, 8 ponds in total. The forested acres need some animals pastured on them, the woods are getting thick, perfect for goats or sheep, and more. Its a beautiful property. 3 bedroom old farm house available. Looking for tenants that are willing to steward the land in some way – willing to offer very reasonable rent for the house/land access to the right person or family. Available soon. Contact Bryan at bryan@zerohero.org. 3/14/17

 

Minnesota

FOR SALE: Vegetable farm, land, and farm equipment for sale in Fergus Falls, Minn. 205± total acres offered in 8 tracts. Large, 2-Day auction – bid live and online! Thursday, April 6 at 10 a.m. and Friday, April 7 at 10 a.m. AasnessAuctioneers.com For questions, contact Aasness Auctioneers Auction and Real Estate at 218-998-4454 or ems@unitedcountry.com. 3/15/17

FOR RENT: Certified organic (150ac) & 2nd year transitional (60ac) land available for rent/lease or management near Northfield, MN. Equipment for use available. Please call Celia at 701-928-0344. 3/14/17

FOR SALE OR RENT: Seeking a qualified farmer to manage/take over the Lighthouse Farm grass fed beef business in east central Minnesota. We started raising and selling 100% grass fed beef in 2006. We have over 50 customers located primarily in the Twin Cities and St. Cloud. The farm is located near Princeton, MN, about 1 hour north of the Twin Cities. The market is developed, and 10+ years of selection for quality grass fed traits in the cattle herd has resulted in an excellent small farm beef herd. Ideally, we’d like to have someone buy the cows, rent the house/farm, manage the business, share in the profits. Ownership could take place all at once, or over time. Everything is all set here. If you want to raise and sell grass fed beef, are willing to learn, this is a turnkey operation. The hard work is done! See here for more information or contact John Mesko at johnpmesko@gmail.com or (763) 260-0209. 2/20/17

FOR RENT: 50+ tillable acres available for rent. Chemical free for 25+ years. Beautiful setting in hills 15 minutes south of Red Wing, MN. 70 minutes from MSP Airport. Rent negotiable. Contact Dave at 651.212.1792 or 582xm3@gmail.com for more info. 1/18/17

 

Ohio

FOR RENT: 223 acres in beautiful Medina County. NE Ohio. 20 minutes from Cleveland, 20 minutes from Akron. 1 acre to 200 or anything in between. Contact Mark at armi601@aol.com or 330-612-2985. 3/15/17

 

Outside Midwest

FOR SALE: Small farm for sale in Cincinnati, Ohio. 13.71 total acres. Two flat fields, woods, and creek. Ranch style home, barn, and concrete block shed on property. Unique property for farming in the city. Asking price $180,000. Contact ley11383@aol.com for more info. 2/20/17

FOR SALE: Complete Farm For Sale in Up State New York. 121 Acres can be certified organic now 65 tillable, 56 pasture and balance woods, 44 cow dairy stanchion barn, 20 x 40 free stall added onto dairy barn with headlocks. 40 x 72 pole barn. 25 x 50 2 story garage and storage barn. Large 5 bedroom updated farm house. 20 x 44 greenhouse. 5 acres in vegetables. All new fencing. Drilled & spring fed well and pond $525,000. Small herd of beef cows and hay equipment can also be purchased. Contact Aaron at aabofa@aol.com or (315) 796-4370. 2/1/17

FOR RENT: 4,500 acres of certified organic irrigated land in AR & MS. Long growing season. Looking for long term tenants. Crops that have been grown or are being considered are: corn, soybeans, wheat, milo, black beans, pumpkins, green beans, sweet potatoes, and sweet corn. Will consider breaking up tracts. Contact Todd at pruesselevator@fbcom.net or (563) 357-2884. 1/12/17

 

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Wisconsin

WANTED TO BUY: Looking for farmland to buy in roughly a 1 hour radius of Dodgeville, WI. Ideally at least 2 acres of arable land with adjacent woodland. Looking to grow vegetables, fruits, small livestock/poultry. Contact Debra at debg1029@yahoo.com. 3/14/17

WANTED TO RENT: Looking to rent pasture within a half an hour of Cadott WI. This farmer currently has a small herd of grass fed beef cattle and is looking to grow their herd on grass pasture rather than feeding hay year round. Contact Josh at uplandnut@gmail.com or 715-828-4577. 2/1/17

 WANTED TO RENT: An avid backyard organic gardener wants to “test the waters” with more land to see if they can make a go at it as a farmer. Seeking 1-3 acres for rent in Kenosha or Racine county to grow vegetables and herbs for a small CSA. Also open to assisting an established farmer in the area. Contact Barb at 262-748-7928. 1/18/17

WANTED TO BUY: A cash buyer is seeking about 60-180 acres of crop land in southwestern Wisconsin. Prefers remote land that has no development potential. Buyer is willing to transition crop land to organic. Contact Paul at cropground@att.net or 608-588-6365. 12/10/16

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Looking to lease 5-20 acres of land southeast or south central Wisconsin. The land does not have to be certified organic but preferably would have been farmed sustainably and not sprayed. This farmer intend to raise organic heritage hogs and grain and is looking for a mix of tillable pasture and woodlands. Within 2 hours of Cedarburg or Milwaukee is ideal; housing is not necessary but is preferable. Contact bergola@gmail.com.

 

 

Illinois

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Looking for at least 15 acres of mixed pasture/woods in the greater Grand Rapids area. Minimum of 5 acres tillable. Preferably west and north of GR, within a 1-hour drive. Must have a livable house on property. We are going to produce vegetables, some fruit, and have chickens and honeybees. No livestock. We will strive to practice sustainable and environmentally-friendly farming practices. Please contact Brett at 847-302-9673 or brettziegler@yahoo.com12/19/16

 

 

Iowa

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: A young beginning farmer is looking for farm ground to rent in southwest/south central Iowa. He’s certified organic and has some experience going on my fourth year raising organic row crops and forage. Top prices paid up front and no amount of acres too big or too small. Contact Matt at 641-202-3980. 12/20/16

 

 

Kansas

WANTED TO BUY: Want to buy farm for market farming use, close to Lawrence or Kansas City. House and 5+ acres. Outbuildings or equipment desirable. Cash buyer. We are a young family looking to start a sustainable business feeding healthy produce to our community while honoring the land we use. Contact Jordan at jonesj020@gmail.com. 1/12/17

 

 

Michigan

WANTED TO RENT:  Looking for a minimum of 20+ acres for grazing in southeast Michigan. Contact Raymond at ray@raymoses.com or (248) 894-2012. 1/12/17

 

Minnesota

WANTED TO BUY: A young farmer (farming for 5 years) is looking for farm land in Northwest Minnesota around the White Earth area. Anywhere from 10-100 acres. He grows organic hardneck garlic and organic corn and raises hogs and turkeys. Looking to homestead. Please contact Zachary Paige at zacharypaige@gmail.com3/2/17

 

 

Missouri

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Looking for row crop, pasture, or CRP within 50 miles or so of Trenton, MO. Willing to purchase or lease land. Young beginning farmer and veteran of foreign wars looking to make a positive impact in the farming community via organic farming. Contact Damien Little at damienlittle79@gmail.com or (660) 654-3479. 3/2/17

WANTED TO BUY: Looking for lease-to-own or owner financing of 40 to 100 acres. Within 100 mile distance of Kansas City, Missouri. Missouri side preferred. Few to no restrictions on land use. Contact Westin at westin07.senior@yahoo.com. 12/27/16

 

Ohio

WANTED TO BUY: Looking to buy 60-100 acres in central Ohio, preferably in Union, Delaware, or Morrow counties, but open to anywhere in the area that offers good access to Columbus. Would prefer 80-90% of the land to be pasture or open ground for pasture conversion and 10-20% to be wooded. Have already begun raising pastured poultry and lambs on a smaller farm that we have already outgrown. Contact Charlie at coveyrisefarms@gmail.com or (614) 632-8393. 12/10/16.

 

Outside Midwest

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Cheesemaker/dairy farmer couple with 30+ years combined experience in farming looking to start a farmstead creamery. Open to lease, purchase, or other creative arrangements. Open to goat or cow, could work with anything with 30-200+ acres pasture. Willing to relocate anywhere grass grows. Contact Lindsay at lklaunig@gmail.com or (317) 531-2832. 1/12/17

 

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