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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 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 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 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 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 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 or (262) 215-2090. 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 or (608) 574-5066 if interested. 12/27/16

FOR RENT: 110 acres with pivot currently in alfalfa two years. Rice Lake area. Contact 715-651-0863. 12/10/16.

FOR RENT: 15 acres of farm land for rent west of Wausau 22 miles. The land has been farmed organically for about 10 years but it is not certified. Owner would also be interested in starting a CSA. The land is on a state highway and would be a great place for a road side stand selling fresh fruit and vegetables. Contact Scott at or 715-680-0289. 11/29/16

FOR SALE: 12 acres, 8 tillable of fallow pasture land that would be easily certifiable! Classic red barn, clapboard farmhouse in good condition just 25 min east of downtown St. Paul, near River Falls. Dark fertile soil, income producing outbuildings, well maintained home. Farm is in the middle of a development filled with high-end homes. Would be great for on-farm sales, agritourism, wedding barn venue or a great place to raise kids while being a part of a neighbhorhood, yet still in a private location. New additional outbuilding to be finished would be great for on-farm office space or store. Contact Knelly at or 507-272-0526. 11/29/16

FOR SALE: 7.5 acres of land with 7 greenhouses and a 25-year-old greenhouse business – 3-bedroom house, heated potting shed and 2 outbuildings. The fields have not been cropped or planted for 15 years except to cut some grass/hay. No chemicals used on fields or in the greenhouses. Great spot for expanding into a CSA or berry farm. Very profitable business. Owners want to semi-retire and are happy to work with new owners to teach them the ropes and share suppliers, etc. Also has landscaping equipment and business that can be part of this deal. 20 minutes from Wausau, Wis. Contact Brenda at or 715-446-3873. 10/27/16

FOR SALE: A beautiful hunting 40 acres that is a nice mix of wood, pasture and tillable acreage. Groomed ATV trails provide excellent access to ideal deer-stand locations. The deer hunting is excellent and many trophy bucks have been harvested over the years on this land. The wooded acreage contains tamarack, black spruce and the usual array of northern hardwoods. Approximately 12 acres of tillable land is certified organic and has been so since 1969. Access by deeded easement is only 100 feet long. This affordable hunting land is minutes north of Merrill and only 40 minutes from Wausau. Get your guns sighted, and your food plots in, and be ready for the big game this fall! Contact Daryl Keily Realtor at 715- 573-0667 or 10/20/16

FOR RENT: Kate Stout has a farming operation rental opportunity available in west-central Wisconsin’s Dunn County (near Prairie Farm). Stout, a longtime CSA farmer, is downsizing her operation and is looking for a farmer who would like to farm some of her land. Lease would include use and sharing of farm equipment, walk-in cooler, packing shed, hoop houses, irrigation pipe, heated greenhouse, a one-bedroom apartment upstairs in the farmhouse, and more. Land has been farmed organically for 25 years but is not certified. Records available if certification is desired. Price is negotiable depending on the time of year. Rent for May-October, with 2 acres of cropland, is $1,200 a month with an additional $200 monthly deposit to be returned at the end of the season when lease agreements are met. Additional land available for $100 an acre for vegetable ground and $50 an acre for un-fenced pasture. Contact Kate at or 715-455-1569. 10/8/16




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 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 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: 1/9/17

FOR SALE: 140 +/- acres of prime organic land. This farm has 50 acres of open ground that could be planted with little work and has never been sprayed with any chemicals. This is a hunters paradise, loaded with deer and turkey. It has marketable timber and a pond with fish in center of property. $2000 per acre. Call or text Tyler at (731) 699-6161 if you have any questions or want more details, or email tylerporter15@hotmail.com12/20/16



FOR RENT: 5 acres, (4.5 tillable) Previously used for soybeans. Poland, IN. Well. No building or code restrictions. Contact Nicholas Pecenica at or (219) 613-8620. 12/12/17

FOR RENT: 5 acres of farmland in Own County, Indiana. No land use restrictions. Has a well. Willing to make considerable accommodations as far as lease terms are concerned if a renter can be found soon. Contact Nick Pecenica at 12/12/17

FOR RENT: 5 acres of tillable land (2 1/2 acres have been augmented & tilled). Recently rented by an organic style farmer. Outbuildings for storage; 3 year old 30’x72′ x12′ high tunnel. Excellent deep well and farm home with 2 car garage. 9 miles west of Oregon, Illinois in Ogle County; 9 miles N. Of Dixon, Illinois. Contact Paul Soderholm at or (312) 343-7315. 12/10/16.

FOR SALE: 78 acres. Certified organic. Approximately 68 acres tillable. Rolling hills = not flat. 560+ tons of chicken manure applied since 2015. Organic gypsum-2 tons per acre on 48 acres, high-calcium lime-2 tons per acre 2016. 50 miles N/E of Indianapolis – 10 miles south of Muncie. Contact Bobby at 11/10/16



FOR RENT OR SALE: Custom grazing 15 mi north of Decorah. 80 acres available. Can easily certify organic. Up to 60 head. MIG/ rotational grazing. Will manage daily. Good fences. Contact 563-880-0538. 12/17/16

FOR RENT: A farmer in Decorah, Iowa is looking for a farm partner to start a market farm on a 1 acre plot. He has another job and is only able to work part-time on this project, so he’s looking for someone with a passion for growing food, an entrepreneurial spirit, and enthusiasm to start a farm from the ground up together. If interested, contact Steffen Mirsky at steffenmirsky@gmail.com12/10/16.

FOR RENT: Great opportunity for a young or beginning farmer! 22 acres available for sustainable food production near Eklader, IA. Supportive environment just an hour from Dubuque includes 10 acres in prairie for the last 15 years, suitable for transition to organic vegetable production, orchard, and/or grazing. Balance is in timber, mostly steep, with many downed trees for firewood. Good potential for agroforestry production in some areas. Site includes a 60’x60’ barn plus use of tractor and other equipment for the right tenant. Landowner is a retired carpenter willing to assist in building additional outbuildings or small house or will allow farmer to bring in mobile home, tent or RV (indoor full bathroom provided). Long-term, affordable lease available to eligible farmers after initial trial period. This opportunity brought to beginning and disadvantaged farmers through the Sustainable Iowa Land Trust (SILT), dedicated to protecting land to grow healthy food. Contact Steve at or 563-255-1080. 11/10/16

FOR RENT: Seeking a very long-term arrangement to offer a secure profitable experience for a farmer. Owners have about 320 acres available that include a 20 acre homestead and 300 acres of pastures, with many improvements including a farm house, some functional but old style buildings, wells, fences and grain bins. The farms are located on the edge of Sioux City, Iowa a community of 160,000 with all the services a family needs to live and and market what is produced. There will be hundreds of acres of pollinator plants on the adjoining property that could provide for honey production. That land will be available for other types of production in 10 years. Owners would like to find progressive operators who want long-term contracts to farm cooperatively with the landowners. The objective: build growing and sustainable value (a bigger pie) and share in that increased value fairly. Contact Ivan at or 952-544-4589.  9/22/16



FOR SALE: 130 acres + or – wheat, alfalfa, soyabeans, milo, and corn. Organic pigs and cattle. 2 miles from I-70, and Abilene Kansas. Creek bottom land mostly. Contact David at or 785-263-0223.  11/10/16

FOR SALE: 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath, 1,191 Square Feet, 1.870 Acres. Charming cottage home on almost two acres. Beautiful, mature trees, Certified Organic Garden used for Lulu’s Garden of culinary herbs and vegetables. Three bay garage/outbuilding, greenhouse, newer roof and hvac. A great place to Gather, Create, Grow. Featured on Mother Earth News and Lawrence Journal World. Contact Beth at or 785-766-3664. 10/27/16



FOR SALE: Organic dairy farm, 240 acres, excellent hunting property. Beautiful farm land with creek running through it. Several structures on the property. Milking equipment available as well. Also available with 200 acres at $365,000. Mineral rights included. Contact Matt at or (248) 884-8616. 12/20/16

FOR SALE: 80 acre farm for sale. No chemical fertilizers, herbicides, or pesticides for over 8 years. Currently hay, beef, sheep. Fenced and cross-fenced. Interested in organic vegetable or fruit production? Approximately six acres inside deer-proof fence. Ready to grow. Good soil and water. Solid, well insulated 1895 farmhouse. Wood heat. Several outbuildings, including large hip-roof barn. Owner finance with substantial downpayment. Cattle, equip, and household negotiable. $430,000. Located south of Lansing, MI. Contact Steve at  10/20/16





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 for more info. 1/18/17

FOR SALE OR RENT: Looking to sell or rent a 160 acre farm with house and out buildings and 106 acres of tillable land, 42 miles southwest of Chaska, MN. Great location on paved highway and close to town. Only 2 miles from new school. Contact Josh at (507) 217-2628. 12/20/16

FOR RENT: 1.1 acres of tillable farmland in Taylors Falls, MN. There is a 67′ X 26′ pole barn which is half cement floor (electricity and heated). The other half is dirt but has large doors and is ideal for storing large equipment. There is a newly remodeled mobile home. Water available. The land has not been sprayed for several years and consists of an open field of grass. Rent is $200/mth + utilities. Available as early as mid-December 2016. There is also a small shed with dirt floor which could be used as a chicken coop. Please contact Wendy if interested at or 612-709-8223.  11/29/16

FOR SALE: Perfect farm to table, CSA, agritourism, or permaculture setup! Recent organic certification. 20-40 acres ready to go with deer fencing, irrigation, packing shed, workers quarters, new barn and commercial kitchen. 4 bed/2 bath farm house is updated and ready for it’s next caretaker. 50 min south of Duluth, 90 min north of Twin Cities. $277,900 for 20 – $299,900 for full 40. View more at Excellent Opportunity! Contact Knelly at or 507-272-0526.  10/30/16




FOR RENT: Retiring. Renting 195 organic acres in northwest Missouri. Cash rent. Call Greg at 660-215-0535 for more information.  11/29/16


South Dakota

FOR SALE: 40 acres for sale, 36 acres tillable. Seeded to alfalfa this spring. Farmers are currently transitioning to organic production, last used prohibited substance on farm June 2015. The property is located between Sioux Falls SD and Sioux City IA, 6 miles east of interstate 29 and 2 miles west of Alcester SD, building site consists of a 2600 square foot ranch style home, built in 2008, with attached garage, geothermal HVAC, in floor heat in basement and garage. 40×60 pole barn, 36×60 quonset building with cement floor, 28×60 livestock building with cement floor, 30×72 hoop building, new well in 2004, excellent water. Sellers are offering the property as one tract for $495,000. Or will sell acreage separately as 8.76 acres with buildings, approximately 4 acres tillable for $285,000. Contact Keegan at or 605-934-3594. 10/27/16


Outside Midwest

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 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 or (563) 357-2884. 1/12/17

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 RENT: 39 acres with 17 tillable and fenced land is in the Sweet/Montour area of Idaho, 20 miles NorthWest of Boise, Idaho. It sits on the beautiful Payette River. Has water and hand line sprinklers ready to go. Owner’s father grew alfalfa on this piece but has laid fallow for 6 years after his passing. The owner and brothers own the land but have other jobs and no time to farm it. The land would be great for organic/alfalfa/garlic/even pistachio trees or whatever. They do not want a lot of money, just want it respected and utilized. Contact Casey at or 208-284-0238. 10/16/16

FOR RENT: Farmer Wanted – 1,000 acre farm in western Massachusetts. Excellent opportunity for young ambitious individual to help design, develop & implement a long-term farm plan. Currently have a long term sustainable Forestry Plan in place, looking to do the same with Agricultural land. Blank canvas, open to ideas for profit and non-profit as well. Possible on-site living arrangements available to right person.
Please send inquiries to Michael Patten: 10/6/16


Outside the USA

FOR RENT: 2.5 acre land available for rent for good farmer. You can use it for any purpose; very good water available. People interested can contact Vinay Anand at or (920) 692-8058. 12/27/16


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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 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 or 608-588-6365. 12/10/16

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Acreage wanted in Grant County. Need decent mix of pasture, tillable, and wooded. Need livable house. Preference is West of Hwy 35/61. Also need mentor, for beginning farmer. Contact Kristen at 563-542-7663.  11/29/16

WANTED TO RENT: Looking for 0.5 acre to 2 acres for the first year. Preferably with the option to purchase in the future. Farmer would like a plain, simple agreement to rent, nothing complicated. Growing organic garlic. Housing would be a nice option depending on the county in Wisconsin its located in, not necessary though. Contact Greg at or 920-479-8901. 11/10/16

NEEDED TO RENT: Place to live for non-smoking, woman in her 60s who needs private yard free from cigarette smoke, lighter fluid and toxic herbicides to plant organic garden. Pays rent on time. Moving for health reasons. Would love a safe, functional wood-burning stove. Please contact Mary at 920-889-7604. 10/14/16

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Beginner farmer looking for 15-5 acres in Grafton, Wis. area to start a permaculture farm eventually hoping to add ducks, chickens and sheep. Contact Ashley at  10/4/16

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Beginning Veteran farmer looking for 40-60 acres to start my cattle business of rotational grazing near Caddott/Wissota, Wis. Contact Ryan at 715-933-2974. 9/22/16



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


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

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Looking for a small lot 40-100 acres in Plainfield, Illinois. Family man looking to start farming and willing to learn the trade – would enjoy learning from a current farmer. James would like to start out renting the land and go to purchase at a later date. Please contact James at or 773-469-7958 with any interest.  11/10/16

WANTED TO RENT: Have been farming for 27 years, have recently started farming 600 acres organically. Looking to add some acres to be able to bring my son into the operation. Looking near Oakley, Ill. Contact Dennis at or 217-519-4754. 11/10/16

WANTED TO RENT: Family of 5 in central Illinois looking to rent or rent to own a 5-10 acre homestead. Open to moving within the state of Illinois for the right farming opportunity. Family is new to homesteading and are looking for a chance to expand knowledge of living sustainably and providing quality organic foods and services for the local community. Beginning farmer has spent the spring and summer months through much of her life helping out on her grandfather’s sustainable farm. Learning the basics of germinating seed to planting to harvest and sales. The family is also wanting to gain experience in caring for livestock, goats, chickens, horses and possibly pigs and cows. The family is buying their current home contract for deed and can supply a reference from their current homeowner to vouch for dependability over the past five years. Contact Kristi at 9/27/16



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

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Looking for farm ground in NE Iowa. Currently in Dubuque County and looking to grow. I have a small registered beef herd, where we sell seed stock and grass finished beef. I have some organic corn and hay ground as well as conventional. Looking for an opportunity to build our operation and purchase a farm of our own. Contact Matt at or 563-542-1254. 11/10/16

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Looking for retiring farmer or one that plans on retiring in the future located in the northwestern Iowa or southwestern Minnesota area that would like to transition their farm to a young farmer and family. Depending on your retirement goals, I can provide an avenue for selling or leasing your entire line of equipment, facilities, and farmstead provided there are tillable acres to rent/buy. I am looking for the opportunity to get started grain farming and raising livestock if that is part of the farm. The farming operation does not have to support a full-time farming career initially but that is the long-term goal with this farm. This opportunity does not need to be today or tomorrow, but can be a few years down the road. If this is something that interests you and feel it could be mutually beneficial, feel free to contact Kirk at 515-460-2201. 9/8/16



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 1/12/17

WANTED TO RENT: Looking for pivot irrigation farmland w/ or without house on the property in Douglas, Franklin, or Jefferson county in Kansas. Any size. Any price. Contact Wade at or 785-841-2400.  11/10/16

WANTED TO RENT: Looking to rent/lease around 80 acres of pasture in south central Kansas to be used for a beginning cattle operation. Please contact Justin or Haley at (316)323-4687 or (316)573-1095. 10/20/16



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

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Looking for 30+ acres for diversified restorative farm. Currently farming on leased land near Kalamazoo MI and would like to stay within an hour or so from this area due to market and family reasons! Contact Alex at or 269-491-0624.  10/27/16



WANTED TO BUY: My partner and I are working to start a bison ranch. We are looking for 300+ acres (pasture) in Minnesota. In addition to bison, we’d like raise poultry and grow as much of our own food as possible. We are interested in organic growing, sustainability, solar power, and being good stewards of the land. I would like agritourism and education to be a part of our focus as we grow, so proximity to a city is also a plus. Please reach out if you are selling your land or retiring from farm work. Contact Jennifer at or 317-459-2913.  11/29/16

WANTED TO RENT: Looking for an organic farm in area close to Twin Cities.
Beginning farmer has had 6 seasons growing a 6 acre gardening business just outside of the Metro area. The farmers’ clientele are restaurant chefs and grocers. In 2015 and 2016, the farmer had been doing ag research and farming in one of the remotest parts of the world, ravaged by ethnic conflict. The farmer wishes to live closer to her kids, and far from war zone. Open to the partnership in business. Have established connections with clientele. Farmer has creative profession to do in a wintertime. Ideally looking for a place to live, land to till, and work to do. Will be happy to buy and restore old house. Contact Konstantin at 10/13/16

WANTED TO RENT: Looking for 1-2 acres of land for flower farming within 45 miles of the Twin Cities. Ideally with water, greenhouse space, and a packing facility. Willing to pay rent or work for rent. Contact Sanna at or 605-351-1914. 10/6/16

WANTED TO RENT: Young couple with some farm experience looking to start a small diversified organic business. Looking for a house or apartment to rent with five to ten acres available for growing vegetables and animals. Would need electricity and water. Couple currently have jobs in Winona and would want to be no more than thirty minutes outside of town. Contact Daniel at 10/4/16



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 12/27/16

WANTED TO BUY: Seeking 15-40 acres in the central Missouri area to begin a small orchard and nursery operation focused on different nut and fruit trees and shrubs. Feel free to contact Aaron at if you know of an area that may be available.

WANTED TO RENT: Looking to rent 20 acres near the St Louis, MO area to produce certified organic vegetable crops. If the cropland is not certified organic, farmer is looking for land that hasn’t had insecticides or herbicides applied to it in the last three years. If you have available land and are interested, please contact Scott at 10/27/16


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 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 or (317) 531-2832. 1/12/17

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Dairy farming family looking for farm with house in good living condition to lease or buy. 25+ acres. Open to areas in the south east (NC, SC, VA) and NY. Own cows and have off farm income. Contact Anne at or 518-212-6373. 10/4/16

WANTED TO RENT: Dairy farmer looking for pasture to lease. Currently graze 18 registered Dutch Belted cows and plan to expand and grow numbers. Looking to lease pasture for MIG, and particularly interested in property with or the potential space for dairy facilities. Interested in leasing land 30+ acres, work trade, is possible. Farmer has extensive experience in agriculture, mechanical, and handyman work as well as cheese making. Over the past five years the farmer has been working full time in outdoor education while growing a herd. Graduated from Appalachian State University in 2007 where he majored in building construction with a concentration in sustainable development. Looking to move to western North Carolina, southwest Virginia, eastern Tennessee. Interested and open to all possibilities available on both working farms and idle land in need of a little TLC. Please contact Travis at 434-249-1420 or  9/22/16

WANTED TO RENT: Beginner farmer (family) looking for 1- 40 acres to rent in California to start a small complementary organic farming business, focusing mainly on raising sheep and poultry and supported with some crops planting. Looking for a chance of providing quality organic foods and services for the local community. Contact Dr. Salama at drsalama63@gmail.com12/05/16


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