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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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Farmland for Sale/Rent

 

Wisconsin

FOR SALE: 40 acre farm with a 2007 3 bed, 2 bath home and attached 2 car garage. Property located 7 miles south of Sturgeon Bay with a deep limestone well and fencing for sheep. $230,000. View online, and contact David Jones at jones.hobbie@yahoo.com for a showing. 10/11/17

FOR RENT: 4 acres for rent of cover cropped land that is 4 years into transition and eligible for organic certification. Located 25 minutes to downtown Madison. Available on the land: small tractor, water supply, tools and covered storage. Looking for a long term lease for market crops, grazing and perennials. Common Gardens has connections to Madison markets and volunteers that can be utilized by the renter. There is also more land available and space for a camper or campsite. Check Common Gardens, or contact at 608-849-7739.  10/6/17

FOR SALE: Fantastic 19 acre farmette in Milton, WI: “The Berry Basket.” This property will be sold at auction on Saturday, Oct. 21 in two separate parcels: Parcel I – Home, greenhouse, and outbuildings on 5 acres (a large portion of this acreage is organic). Parcel II – 14 tillable acres.
Long time vegetable and flower retail center. Includes remodeled 4-bedroom home, 30×72 greenhouse, barn, 2 additional outbuildings, and much more. Five minutes from Milton and Janesville – Milton Schools. Contact Bob Johnson 608-868-2199   badgerstateauction@yahoo.com10/6/17

FOR SALE: Recently built 3 bed 2 bath home on 18 acres in Mondovi. Small pond and creek on property. Pole barn for poultry and rabbits plus a workshop. Licensed realtor specializing in organic farmland. Contact Knelly Dettinger, knelly@truliving.com or 507-272-0526. 10/6/17

FOR SALE: 37 acres of farmland in southwestern Wisconsin’s Vernon County (near Hillsboro). Consists of 15 pastured acres, 14 tillable acres and 8 forested acres. Property includes house, barn with metal roof and siding, two-car detached garage (w/metal siding), one-car detached garage, tool shed. A small detached office building (w/metal roof) was added to property in 2016. Could also be used as a ‘storefront’ for a home business. There is a natural spring-fed pond and a natural spring-fed stream, as well as many mature apple and plum trees, and raspberry and blackberry bushes. This property is in the heart of an Amish community. Asking $270K (willing to negotiate farm equipment and some furniture into sale). Contact Jeff at usercode8888@gmail.com or 262-757-8715. 9/28/17

FOR SALE: 18 acre chemical free property with a mix of tillable, light woods, pond & creek. 2013-built energy efficient 1400 sq foot home with a maintenance-free exterior. Set up for poultry, goats, rabbits (could do more with the pole barn) and insulated back workshop. Excellent opportunity for permaculture property. 20 min south of Eau Claire. Large fenced garden area with plenty of opportunity to continue to improve soil. Two fully finished baths with a jetted tub, open kitchen, large laundry area, 3 bedrooms plus home office. Contact Knelly at knelly@truliving.co or (507) 272-0526. 9/18/17

FOR SALE: 145-acre farm in Eastern Wisconsin. In the family since 1969. Farmed sustainably and easy to convert to organic. 20 acre woods with maple trees. 36 acres pristine pastures for grazing with stream. Balance is crop fields that drain well. Includes cash crops, hay fields, fruits, vegetables, beef and more. Room for growth and diversity. Established list of contacts for regional sales; mailing database; solid reputation; and close to many metro areas for sales growth. Most crops already planted for next year. Includes barn, pig barn, house, 3 storage sheds, retail space, and equipment. Will consider purchase options. Contact Leslie at 8/28/17

FOR SALE: 230 Acre farm in the beautiful Driftless Area of Southwest Wisconsin. No chemicals have been used. Spring-fed fish pond, outbuildings, & custom-built rock home. Contact Mike at 608-574-5952. 8/28/17

 

Michigan

FOR SALE, RENT, OR LEASE: 30 Riverside acres, 20 forest, 10 pasture available for lease, rent or possible sale. Organically managed sheep and poultry for last ten years. Open to change but committed to organically maintained. 2 bedroom apartment on property, sauna and swimmable pond. Approach with your ideas and business plan; open to negotiation depending on needs. Located 25 minutes outside of Lansing Michigan. One hour to many Major metropolitan markets. Contact Laura at 517-993-7381 or fair.laura@gmail.com10/6/17

FOR SALE: Farm has been farmed organically for over 20 years but no markets for certified organic. Have sold fruits, veggies, eggs, baked goods at farmers markets, CSA and wholesale. 80 acre farm, 2+ acres in intensive production. 15 acres pasture and fruit trees. Remaining acres in woods. All underground electric and water. 90 ft Rimol Hoop house and small green house. New large barn with loft. Farmhouse built in early 1900’s has 4 bedrooms upstairs and one office that could be used as a fifth bedroom on main level. Two completely renovated bathrooms with clawfoot tub. Large newly renovated chef’s kitchen with farmhouse sink, pot filler and Aga 5 burner gas stove. Great set up for canning and preserving food. Pastures have electric fencing and have been used for sheep, poultry and hay production. Large pond and a beautiful meadow in the woods. Contact Michelle at connemaraconsulting@gmail.com or (989) 255-0184. 9/28/17

 

Minnesota

ORGANIC LAND FOR RENT: 84.3 tillable acres available spring of 2018. Organically farmed for 25 years (1992-2017). In CRP program from 1985-1992. Located 9 miles southeast of Caledonia, Minnesota. Contact Christie at 507-450-0496 or cmnicklay@gmail.com10/6/17

FOR RENT: Approximately 7 acres of good land near Farmington. No chemicals for 6 years. More land possible for expansion. Contact Mike at mnorthrup2@yahoo.com10/2/17

FOR RENT: 225 Certified Organic Irrigated acres for rent. Located near Osage Mn. Acreage has 2 center pivot irrigation systems and has been certified organic since 2005. Acreage is available in spring of 2018. Currently has cover crop of red clover and immature corn for plowdown . Rent is $200 per acre. Contact Greg at 49carryall@gmail.com or (218) 573-3178. 9/28/17

 

Iowa

FOR SALE: 35 acres of farmland in southeastern Iowa, 2 miles outside of Muscatine city limits. Property consists of 17.15 tillable and 17.76 timber with natural springs and creek. Charming original farmhouse (built in 1879) is well maintained with new roof and siding. The house has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and an attached two-car garage. Property also includes a screen house, a separate one-bedroom “granny house” with new septic system that is suitable for in-laws or rental, a cement block shed that could be used as a storefront for home business, and a utility barn for equipment storage. Asking $399,900. Contact Sara D. Hungate McCleary, Realtor with Mississippi Valley Realtors at sara.mccleary@machlink.com or 563-260-7237. 10/6/17

FOR RENT: 540 ac corn/bean/alfalfa. Organic 10 years. Houses, grain bins, sheds. 50/50 crop share basis. 4-year rotation. Currently in two farm operations. Present operating partners “aging out”. You provide the equipment, we provide land / house if needed. Just starting to look at transition possibilities not a pressured situation. Contact Jean at jwyeager2@gmail.com. 8/28/17

 

Illinois

FOR RENT: 5-10 acres of available farmland in Wauconda, IL. Small house available to rent as well. Needs an irrigation system set up. Open to any type of farming. Currently the land is an open grass-mowed field. Call Tina at 312-217-6010 or email grandinetti6@comcast.net with questions. 10/6/17

FOR RENT: 3 acres tillable that were previously organically farmed. Very good soil. High Tunnel 4 years old 30′ X 72′ X 12′ and a 365′ deep well that pumps 17+ GPM. 4 bedroom 2 story house with basement. 3 out buildings for storage and a 2 car garage. In Ogle County 9 miles north of Dixon. Contact Paul at soderholm.paul@gmail.com. 8/28/17

Indiana

FOR RENT: 4.5-acre farm. The farm has established blackberry rows, some raspberries, apple trees, a large high tunnel, water and electricity access across the property. The farm is located 4 miles from city center Bloomington, which is home to a large, 6,000 attendance Saturday farmers market, as well as a successful winter farmers market, and many other small markets. The farm is located 1 hr from Indianapolis farmers markets. Small barn for storage available for the right people. There is no housing available on land but a potential for a hookup. Please contact Leslie Sommer at 812-320-6652 or lekburns@gmail.com. 10/11/17

Ohio

FOR RENT: Approximately 3 tillable acres that were corn this year and soy last year. Records say first harvest was in 1900. Located in Carlisle, Ohio. Contact Charlie at CLandisDisplay@aol.com or (937) 307-9499. 8/2/17

FOR SALE: 43-acre certified organic farm with buildings, including 1850’s restored farmhouse, 72′ x 40′ market/garage/storage building with loft and walk in cooler and tool shed. 30 acres are currently rented for organic hay for milk cows. 10 acres woods with river, 3 acres house & market garden. Interested parties may leave message at 419-566-4268. Located in Crawford County, Ohio. 8/2/17

 

Outside Midwest

FOR SALE: 58 Acres, 22 open with remainder in some marketable timber. We have owned this grass-fed beef cow operation for 14 years. It has had no GMO crops, no pesticides, no herbicides, and is suitable for organic row crops/orchard/forage/livestock/poultry. Abundant wildlife including white-tail deer and turkey. Property has ponds, springs, potable well. 2 bedroom, 1 bath, living room, kitchen, 2 extra room cabin has county water, rural electric, and 2 wood-burning stoves for heat. New red metal roof. 5 year old hay/feeding shed. Shop building in good structural shape, needs cosmetic up-grades. Private & secluded; located at the end of a rural lane near Brodhead, Kentucky. Great for homesteading, organic farming, recreational or hunting property. Contact Paul Playforth with Weichert Realtors-Ford Brothers, Sam Ford, Broker, paulplayforth@gmail.com, (859)583-778. 9/8/17

FOR SALE: Wonderful home with new kitchen appliances and most flooring throughout the home. On almost ten acres. Strong possible horse property, previously farmed, or to install a lake on the ten acres of pasture land with huge trees surrounding. Only minutes off the Natchez Trace with years of wonderful gardening. Huge covered back patio, pool with lighted deck and small greenhouse. Contact Deborah at debfordtrains@earthlink.net. 8/27/17

FOR SALE: Quiet, 20 surveyed acres half wooded and tillable land with a nice bottom land field and all this bordered by 1/4 mile of Beaver Creek. I follow organic and sustainable practices, but I’m not certified. Property has two homes, both completely remodeled. Greenhouses are also included, and equipment could also be left with the farm. There is an insulated 32×48 metal workshop/garage with concrete floor, electricity, and electric 2 overhead doors. There are many options for such a diverse farm located between Springfield and Branson. I’m selling my farm to slow down in my old age, but I would like to mentor a young farmer(s). Contact George at (417) 683-0022. 8/2/17

FOR SALE: established CSA with farmland. Located in SE South Dakota. Rich, organic, productive soil. Includes 2 greenhouses, walk-in cooler, retail distribution area, and full line of farm field equipment. Partially irrigated. Owner is veteran production agronomist/eco-farmer. Will train young, ambitious couple. Contract for deed an option if necessary. Owner retiring for health reasons. Visit heikesfamilyfarm.com. Call Sam Heikes at 605-222-39497/15/17

 

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Wisconsin

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Looking to buy 10 to 20 acres of organic land in western Wisconsin (Dane, Iowa, or Green County). Land without buildings is preferable. Contact C. Daub at sedehlbro@yahoo.com 9/28/17

WANTED TO RENT: Seeking tillable farm land for my expanding organic farming operations. Will consider currently certified land, land coming out of CRP that could be certified, or current conventional land that could be transitioned to organic. I have 13 years of proven rental history and offer flexible lease terms and competitive rates. Seeking land within a 10-15 mile radius of Middle Ridge, WI. Contact Dan at 608) 792-2952. 9/7/17

WANTED TO RENT: I am a farmer in my mid twenties who needs to find 1-2 acres of land to lease within about 1.5 hours of Minneapolis/St. Paul, beginning the spring of 2018. The lease will have to be at least 20 years, because my intention is to grow chestnut trees. The ideal soil would be a deep fertile loam with some sand content; probably not flat lowland that would be prone to saturation, but not too sloped that it would be excessively dry or have a clay layer close to the surface. A hilly or rocky site is fine, preferably not adjacent to a forest. My growing practice will not include toxic chemicals. Contact Dan at dandritic@outlook.com. 8/2/17

WANTED TO BUY: ISO 15+ acres in SW Grant Co. WI. We are currently in our first year renting land for organic vegetable production, with the hopes of finding a farm to raise livestock and our children on. Contact Kristen at (563) 542-7663. 8/2/17

WANTED TO RENT: Looking for 2-3 acres in the Fond du lac region. Contact Flirtacia at (920) 579-6651 or flirtaciaw@gmail.com. 8/2/17

 

Michigan

WANTED TO RENT: I am looking for 10+ acres in Southeast Michigan. At least 5 acres tillable. I need access to any type of water. Ideally I would like to live on the property. Contact John at fischjohn1@gmail.com or (586) 295-1378. 7/25/17

 

 

Minnesota

WANTED TO BUY: Looking for 5-20 acres of tillable land in SE Minnesota or Western Wisconsin. Want contract for deed or lease to own arrangement. Willing to do some trucking in trade. Email Vicdakota@gmail.com. 10/3/17

WANTED TO BUY: Family with young children seeking opportunity to work with a farmer who wants to transition their life’s work to another generation. We both grew up around livestock and have college degrees in Animal Science along with 10+ years of experience working in agriculture. We would prefer to live in Wright, McLeod, Carver, Scott, Rice, Dakota, or Goodhue counties. We would happily discuss any transitioning consideration or farming opportunity at FarmingMinnesota@gmail.com. 9/8/17

Indiana

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Small urban farmer in central Indiana looking for 1 acre (or as small as 1/2 an acre) of land to farm organic fruits and vegetables. Preference is lease with the potential to buy. Please contact Tim Haynes at 260-515-7532 or timoshi2k@gmail.com10/11/17

Midwest

CROP LAND WANTED: Looking for crop ground in SW Iowa or NW Missouri that is currently in organic crops or eligible for organic production, such as expiring CRP ground. Contact Edwin at 712-542-0517 or edwinhoepker63@gmail.com10/6/17

ORGANIC TENANTS/OPERATORS/LAND WANTED: Investor desires to establish an organic farming operation in the Midwest. Looking for potential or established organic farmland and operators. Contact : David Thien AFM, ALC, Broker, Thien Farm Management, Inc. david@tfmgt.com, 712-328-3477. 10/6/17

 

Outside Midwest

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Wanting to relocate to either NM or CO in the near future. An in-ground or berm home preferable, or we can build on land. Finances are a consideration. Please contact Pat and Steve at 815-275-6535 or hipp.pat@hotmail.com10/9/17

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY: Looking to purchase or rent a farm with more than 5 acres. We would like to remain in the Northwest Arkansas region if possible. Contact Reyna at murrellrm@gmail.com or (479) 295-7921. 8/2/17

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