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Wisconsin

FOR SALE: 4 miles from the city of Mayville (Dodge Co) in Southwest Wisconsin and currently operating as a Dairy farm with 237 acres total with 200 tillable. The farm has a w/5 bed, 4 baths 1400+ sqft home and 4.7 acres which are available separately from the farmland if desired. All certified organic for the last 26 years and under the US National Organic Program (7 CFR Part 205) for the following crops: Barley; Corn; Fallow; Hay; Pasture; Rye; Sorghum-Sudan grass; Triticale. Seller will provide further documentation regarding certifications and farming methods upon request to serious inquirers. Please contact Karen or call 920-344-3437. 11/12/18

FOR RENT: Approximately 22 acres available half hour west of Oshkosh. The land is currently in alfalfa, mixed pasture (currently cut and baled), and winter wheat. No outbuildings, no water, no electricity, no fencing at this time, but plan to start building a small home on the property next summer (not to rent, though). She would very much like to move from the conventional practices to sustainable/organic. The current renters would at least have to get the wheat crop off next summer, and probably one cutting of the hay, but after that, she would like to transition to other practices. She is open to suggestions. Below market rent to the right party; must demonstrate prior experience and ideally have a reference or two. The farm is in a great location to access markets in Fond du Lac, Oshkosh, possibly Appleton, Ripon, Green Lake. Contact Anne. 10/12/18

OPPORTUNITY FOR CROP SHARING: This is a wonderful opportunity for a start-up organic farmer. I am willing to work a crop share for use of the land and equipment. My primary goal is for the land to remain organic. There are 41 acres of cropland. 40 acres are planted with hay and the remaining acreage is for vegetables. All of the land is suitable for vegetables. There are 55 acres of grazing land of which 15 is fenced. There are an additional 60 acres in woods. The land has a 120×40 barn with electricity, heated waterers, an enclosed office, and its own well. Agricultural worker living quarters can be added to the site. There is also a tractor, skid loader, conservation planter and a variety of other equipment. 24 acres of cropland and the grazing land are certified organic. The remains will verify in 2019. Contact Marcus. 10/4/18

FOR SALE: 217 acres Waupaca County dairy farm. 200 plus acres are tillable. Excellent soils, all tilled, and organic transition will be complete next June. New swing-8 CIP parlor, holding area, milk room and equipment.  Radiant heating is less than 1 year old. 120 acres pasture with a new fence, lanes, and water pipeline. Currently milking 75 cows. Cattle also available. Can be bought with fewer acres. Beautiful 4 bd/3ba 2900 sq ft home, built in 2015. Contact Mike Karisny at 920-740-5556.  10/4/18

FOR RENT: Exciting partnership opportunity for land entrepreneurs in Northwestern Wisconsin between Chippewa Falls and Cornell! Their 20-acre, south facing ridge overlooks the Chippewa River and offers shelter, clean water, and healthy soil. The land, including a barn, milk house and pole building used for dairy farming, has been vacant for 15 years. As they continue our site improvements (they began this journey as a rural destination Airbnb), they are seeking proposals to share their land that aligns with their values: land-to-market garden enterprise (horticulture- viticulture-orchard), beekeeping or other traditional craft, rare breed stock and animal keeping, artisan drinks, meats and grains, CSA or local forage and farm-to-fork eating support, solar power generation, arts and sustainability and pop-up events to support local commerce and education. They believe resilient communities are built by working hard together. Call Susan or Greg at 715-450-3669.  9/28/18

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 an 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

 

Illinois

FOR SALE: 20-acre specialty cut flower farm in McHenry County Illinois. 13 acres tillable, 1 acre in annual/perennial production, 2 unheated hoophouses plumbed with water/electric (20X96 and 30×84), 1 heated production house (12×60), studio/packing shed with coolbot. Balance in hay/woods/wetlands. Equipment, tools etc negotiable. Ready for immediate organic certification. Fully renovated 4 bed/3 baths, 3000 sq ft home, very private. Ideal location between Chicago, Rockford and S. Wisconsin markets. Selling due to an off-farm job transfer.Contact Ali. 10/30/18

 

Indiana

FOR RENT: 35 tillable acres available in southern Hamilton County Indiana on 146th street. Ready to lease in 2019. Contact Jim or call 216-314-61599/13/18

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

 

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

 

Minnesota

FOR SALE: York Farm is a 92 acre certified organic fruit farm in Hutchinson, Minnesota (60 miles west of Minneapolis). The main operation is inside an 18-acre deer fence with 12 tillable acres. There are six acres of perennial fruits that are in various stages of maturity. The outbuildings have all been refurbished. There is a large renovated barn that has been used for various events with attached summer kitchen and pack shed, a wood-fired oven is located nearby. The 30X72 hoop house plastic was replaced in 2018. The well house has been remodeled as a guest house. The York Farm fruit brand and current equipment would also be available to an interested party. The 2280 sq foot house has been upgraded including geothermal, new windows, spray foam insulation, and refinished hardwood floors. Please contact Andy or call 612-968-3565. 10/23/18

 

Ohio

FOR SALE: 92 acre grass fed beef farm and business for sale. Turnkey operation in excellent shape. Profitable with a direct to the customer business model. Please contact Jim or call 216-314-6159. 11/9/18

 

Florida

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Maine

OPPORTUNITY TO JOIN FARMING COMMUNITY: Farming couple involved in biodynamics and Camphill movement for many years, seek colleagues to join new agriculture-based venture in Unity ME. Their personal focus will be growing vegetables and fruit and regenerating the farm in its entirety. Looking for dairy farmer and/or cheesemaker, a baker, forestry-based operative, to complement our vegetable operation. Along with NEFA, we are under contract with current owners, MFT, to purchase a 480-acre farm which sits on the edge of town. Unity is the home of MOFGA and the annual Common Ground Fair. They intend to convert the old dairy to full biodynamic management, and set up a multiple operator lease arrangement w/equity-building potential, fostering collaboration and colleague-ship. Currently in the process of registering a farm-based non-profit, providing for the development of educational/life-skills programs for disadvantaged youth aged 16-22. Please contact Graziella or Peter or call 207-342-2345. 9/24/18

 

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

 

 

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Wisconsin

WANTED TO BUY: We are seeking to purchase 5+ acres in western Wisconsin/southeastern Minnesota for organic production of multiple crops including vegetables, herbs, flowers, forages and are willing to transition land for certification. Ideally, the property would include a house with at least one outbuilding. Contact Bairet or call 952-818-4583. 10/23/18

WANTED TO BUY: Young couple looking to purchase 5+ acres of land (preferably organic) for medicinal and culinary herb production. They currently lease land in Farmington, MN and are looking to purchase (standard purchase) land of their own to build a sustainable home and educational center. They would like to be located within 1 hour of the Minneapolis and preferably on mixed terrain (woods, pasture, water, etc). Contact Anna. 9/28/18

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.  9/11/18

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.  9/11/18

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.  8/24/18

 

Minnesota

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Illinois

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Indiana

WANTED TO BUY/RENT: Seeking 5-10 tillable acres for flower farm in South Central IndianaCall Katherine at 317-439-0378. 10/4/18

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. 8/29/18

 

Iowa

WANTED TO BUY: Currently certified organic land renting and looking to purchase land for our produce business. Must be within 40 minutes of Dubuque, Iowa, within 10 miles of a Catholic school and a minimum of 10+ acres. House and sheds are a bonus. Contact Kristen10/25/18

 

Michigan

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Ohio

WANTED TO RENT:  Looking for space for 2019 to grow vegetables in Northern Kentucky or the Cincinnati area. Organic methods will be used to mainly grow chilies for a new processing venture along with other vegetables for market. Any and all accommodations/arrangements would be considered. Please contact Jonathan or call 252-305-4129.   10/30/18

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.   8/23/18

 

Nebraska

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Outside of Midwest

WANTED TO RENT: Family runs a corn producing farmbut the land has been bought for development. Family of six is seekings a family environment and a stable situation s they would like to continue this life for the next 40 years. They are a very intelligent pair, who use old school hard work, with data from technology to make it work. They would work well in most situations and are adept at tractor repair and other types of machine maintenance. Please contact Christian. 11/9/18

WANTED TO RENT: Looking for space for 2019 to grow vegetables in Northern Kentucky or the Cincinnati area. Organic methods will be used to mainly grow chilies to for a new processing venture along with other vegetables for market. Any and all accommodations/arrangements would be considered. Please contact Jonathan or call 252-305-4129. 11/9/18

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