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Farmland for Sale/Rent
FOR SALE: 10.01 acre farm in southern Brown County, NE Wisconsin. Has not been chemically treated in the last 10 years under current owner; organic rules were followed. Full size former dairy barn; lower barn converted to horse stalls. Has electric service and water. Two story granary and smokehouse on property. Fruit trees, 100+ crown asparagus patch, wine grapes, brambles, currants among other perennials. Farm is close to large farmer’s markets in the area. House is a brick four-square built in 1909 that has been entirely renovated with new plumbing, electric, insulation, cabinets, plaster, fixtures, etc. With refinished maple floors throughout, the house has four bedrooms, two full baths, and walk-up attic ready for finishing. Full basement. Includes wood stove in living room, natural gas furnace, A/C and electric hookup for generator. 3.5 car, extra-deep attached garage. South-facing garage roof ready for solar. Contact Vicky at firstname.lastname@example.org. 8/17/16
FOR SALE: 76.5 acres and 4 bedroom house for sale in southern Barron County, Wis. 25 acres is pasture/tillable. Rest is mixed hardwood. From previous business there are 2 leveled sites for greenhouses, with hydrants nearby. Land has not been sprayed since 1970. House is passive solar with wood and electric heat. Spring fed pond on the property. House is 1/3 mile off the road. Home includes many hand-crafted features – handmade tile, cabinetry, paneling and trim. Excellent wifi. Hour and a half to the Twin Cities of MSP. Nearest town is Prairie Farm. Great community, with CSA’s and other similar ag ventures within short drive. The property is listed with Century 21. Asking $289,500. Contact Steve and Kate at email@example.com or 715-455-1629. 8/17/16
FOR SALE: 145 acre farm for sale in western Wisconsin, Trempealeau county, just south of Arcadia. It consists of 70 acres of oak/hickory woods and 75 acres agricultural land. It has not been sprayed in 20 years and is well protected from any neighboring drift by topography and on two sides, the presence of 600 acres of a DNR State Natural Area. Buildings include a 1950’s dairy barn and a machine shed, both in good condition with new electrical service. Agricultural land currently includes hayfields, pastures and CRP acres planted to native prairie.
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org. 8/8/16
FOR RENT: Lease a 100+ acre farm with line of equipment. Bring your cattle or start with owners. Good fences. Owners have managed grazing over 20 years and certified organic 15 years. Good winter housing set-up. Good soil health. New Zealand swing 12 milking parlor available but needs some work. Experienced livestock farmers only. Owners can provide some mentorship & relief help. Housing possible. Contact Valerie at email@example.com or 920-590-1511. 8/8/16
FOR RENT in 2018: Approximately 155 acres MOSA Certified Organic hay/pasture/cropland southeast of Osseo, Wis. Excellent fencing and water. One 40X60 livestock shed w/water/power. Currently under 5 year lease to expire 2017. Organic certified since 2000. Soils are Council, Rodell, Boone, Gale and Orion. Ph. 6.5-6.8. Same owners since 1975. Requires 5 year lease and compliance with MOSA Certification. Contact Mike at firstname.lastname@example.org or 847-420-0940. 7/18/16
FOR RENT: 55 acres for rent in Taylor, Wis. that is organically certifiable but not certified. There are numerous off land employment opportunities in the area, if desired. Other options are available as to how much land to rent or possible buy. There is a possible building site, etc. Price is to be negotiated. Also the plot has a creek and pasture option. Land is located along a county highway. Contact Jean at email@example.com or 715-613-2224. 6/29/16
FOR RENT: 14 certifiable acres, 4 tillable in N.E. Wis. Milking 10 Oberhasli goats, raise meat & egg chickens, bees and hogs. No time for garden, work construction, sometime out of town. Help w/my chores in exchange to use land & facilities to pursue your organic dream. Housing available. 906-361-9649 or firstname.lastname@example.org. 6/6/16
FOR SALE: 54 acre farm & house in SW WI. Ideal for small scale specialty farming and/or raising animals. 20 acres of woodlands, pastures with fencing, 3 acres in hay, 10 acres was in CRP. Spring feed creek runs year round. 2800 sq. ft. Cape Cod style house built in 1999 with 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, office, family room, 3 car garage. Out buildings include 1914 dairy barn 30X70, machine shed, granary, chicken coop, 1893 log barn and a cabin. Photos and more details at www.lowmountainfarm.com. 6/6/16
FOR SALE: 7.5 acres zoned A-1, absolutely no chemicals for the last 3 years (since June 2013). Used for market growing organic herbs and vegetables. Several heated outbuildings, including a 40×23 ft heated greenhouse, huge 32×60 garage, and one garage with a car lift. Many existing bordered and borderless raised beds. Perfect for market growing! Over a dozen newer fruit trees, plus 5 mature apple trees. Many silver maples for tapping. 2 Chicken coops. Duck blind for hunting over pond. View property photos and info on Realtor.com or Zillow.com – search for 2816 Maryville Dr., McHenry, IL. Contact realtor, Mike Nielson, to view home and property. Located in McHenry County, Ill., within walking distance to downtown McHenry, but at the end of a quiet dead end street. Very private location. 8/17/16
FOR SALE: Farm, fish and hunt on this 118 acre farm with 55 tillable acres, fenced pastures, silo, 3 stocked ponds, woods with mature trees, 2 homes, 2 large barns. The main home has 3 bedrooms, living room, dining room, kitchen, sitting area and full bathroom, huge heated game room with partial kitchen and half bathroom, 3 car attached garage, new metal roof in 2013. Relax outside on the large covered patio overlooking some of the farm. The second home (manufactured) has a great open floor plan with a master suite and 2 other bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, office/den with built-ins, large kitchen with island, dining area, gas fireplace, mud/utility room, new metal roof 2016. There is 2 large barns, the first one has 5 stalls with concrete floors and hay loft. The 2nd barn has concrete floor and has 3 overhead doors and a separate room. Contact Robin Montgomery at (812) 881-7509. View the website. 8/17/16
FOR RENT: 11 acres of farmland about 12 miles and 20 minutes drive from downtown Louisville, KY across the Ohio River in suburban/rural Southern Indiana. Our land has been fallow for about 65 years. Before that, no chemicals, GMOs or any other non-traditional techniques were used in crop production. It sits on a local thoroughfare with about 650 ft. of frontage. Also included on the land is a 900 sq. ft. 2 bedroom house with a workroom/walk-out basement, covered carport, garden and a small creek. There used to be a chicken/goat coop that was torn down, but the foundation remains for rebuilding. We are open to longer-term leases as we would like our land utilized the way it used to be instead of turned into housing plots. Considering the surrounding higher-end neighbors, it could very easily be developed into a CSA. Contact Scott at: email@example.com. 6/6/16
FOR SALE: 32 acres for sale in Adams, Iowa. Land has always been treated organic, though never certified. Hog tight fence keeps goats, sheep, cattle and horses in. Good gates. Excellent well with a back-up well. 2 springs and a pond. Rolling hills, never floods. Orchard, berries and many returning plants such as herbs, asparagus, and more. 4 bd 1.5 bath 2 story home with many outbuildings. All have electric, one has a wood stove. Two have built-in work benches and cabinets. Many new updates. Tilt-in insulated windows. Blown-in insulation, new furnace, very low bills. Willing to mentor new owners. After 25 years we are downsizing. Historical property with many extras. Contact Jausonne at firstname.lastname@example.org or 641-22-4802. 6/30/16
FOR SALE: 100 acres of mixed pasture/timber available in Leavenworth, Kan. Two ponds, 1000′ of paved road frontage. Close to town and military base. Contact Mike at 913-704-5318. 8/17/16
FOR RENT: Short 40 acres with 17 stall horse barn, barrel arena, pasture and newly remodeled home. Perfect for cattle or horse business in Haysville, Kansas. For Lease. $2200 per month. Must have liability and renters insurance. Learn more here or by contacting Kristen at email@example.com or 316-871-8197. 7/18/16
FOR SALE: Organic Farm For Sale in Northern Michigan. Former Organic Dairy Farm ”Certified Organic” Beautiful Farm Land with Creek Running through it. Several Structures on the Property. Milking Equipment Available as well. Excellent Hunting Property. Also Available with 200-Acres at $380,000. United Country / Great Lakes Realty & Auction 12412 State St PO Box 162 Atlanta, MI 49709; 248 884-8616. View the website here. Contact Matt at firstname.lastname@example.org or 248-884-8616. 8/17/16
FOR SALE: Family farm in south central MI. Fenced & cross-fenced. Good water. Currently a mixed power operation grazing cattle & sheep. Hay production. Would like to transition stewardship to organic minded family/families. Unique opportunity for a turn-key operation to right person(s). Numerous income streams already in place. Please share your farm dreams & ideas which would include having an organic approach to this land that has been stewarded well. Email only please. No internet at the farm, will check approximately once a week. Serious Opportunity, Serious Inquiries Only. Contact Steve at email@example.com. 6/13/16
FOR RENT: 1.1 acre lot within city limits of Taylors Falls, Minn. but next to a corn field. Has trailer home and pole barn (67′ X 26′). Pole barn has cement floor. Electric, sewer and water hooked up. Large sunny yard perfect for large garden. Will rent at cost. $200/month + utilities to right person(s). Contact Wendy at firstname.lastname@example.org. 7/26/16
FOR SALE: Certified organic (NOFA-NY) farm of 103 acres (plus 100+ acres more under lease for hay and pasture) with home, barns, machinery sheds, all equipment and herd of beef cattle plus an operating CSA (private beef sales to customers). Owner is retiring. Home is renovated farm house with 3 bedrooms, with master bedrm and bath. Wide plank floors. Warm and cozy home and surroundings. Machinery shed (32x60x16), calf barn (32×40), cattle barn (46×60), hay store (26×60), plus 65-70 head of cattle and all equipment and tractors and combine. Turn key, owner will assist take over. Possible partial owner financing. Unique opportunity. Contact Mike at 518-369-8080 or email@example.com. 8/17/16
FOR RENT: 97 total acre family farm for rent in Wilkes county near the Iredell county line in North Carolina. About 70 miles north of Charlotte off of I77 just north or I40. The property has a old farm house that is rustic but livable, with spring water and wood heat. There is around 50 acre forest, 15 acre grass pasture and 15 acre that was logged 8 years ago now. Plenty of room for vegetable beds, small farm or homestead. Property hadn’t been farmed commercially in 2 generations so might not be to hard to certify organic. The leasee would have to be okay with my family visiting and staying at the farm a couple times a year for family getaways. Contact Sean at firstname.lastname@example.org or 504-432-2382. 8/8/16
FOR SALE: Ninole Orchard is a 35.52 acre award-winning farm that epitomizes the concept of diverse agriculture. 27 years in the making, Ninole Orchard encapsulates permaculturally grown and organic fruit and nut orchards within a system of mature windbreak trees, fresh flowers, aquaculture, and hard wood trees. The property is fully fenced and situated between 2 perennial freshwater streams with waterfalls. The custom 6,552 sq ft home features epic 180 degree Pacific Ocean views from all main rooms throughout the house. 32-1063 Hawaii Belt Rd, Ninole, HI 96773; 2 beds 2 baths 3,456 sqft; $2,350,000. Learn more here or by contacting Rachel at email@example.com or 808-333-2809. 7/11/16
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WANTED TO RENT: Looking for organic crop ground within 20 miles of Cuba City, Wis. Contact John at firstname.lastname@example.org or 608-732-3807. 8/17/16
WANTED TO BUY: Looking for 5-25 acres in the Spring Green, Wis. area. Land with building site or small house, water source, fruit trees and tillable land for vegetables. Contact Penny at email@example.com or 608-335-3550. 8/8/16
WANTED TO BUY: Cash buyer seeking about 60-180 acres of crop land in southwestern Wisconsin. Prefer remote land that has no development potential. Buyer is willing to transition crop land to organic. firstname.lastname@example.org or 608-588-6365 8/8/16
WANTED TO RENT: House, cabin, cottage in Grafton area to live in year-round for non-smoking, 67 year old woman who wants to plant organic garden by hand in open yard. Timely payment of rent promised. Contact Mary at 920-889-7604. 8/4/16
WANTED TO RENT: Small vegetable operation that is currently outgrowing current land situation. Farmers are open to the idea of re-locating to another state and are looking for 5-20 acres of land to lease and would like access to a well and electricity or possibly a house on the land to rent as well. For more information on their farm, visit their website www.rworganics.com. Contact Brandon at email@example.com or 651-380-2449. 7/25/16
WANTED TO BUY: Two young farmers looking for land in Upper Peninsula or Northern LP. Ideally a rent-to-own or transition of ownership situation. Looking to do some row crops and also under-story timber crops, so a mix of clearings and timber is ideal. Small plots also great. Contact Aaron at firstname.lastname@example.org. 6/29/16
WANTED TO BUY OR RENT: Beginning organic farmer looking to transition my business from the Bloomington, Ind. area back to my home state. Looking for land rental opportunity in northwest lower Michigan. Flexible in terms of needs, just looking for opportunities. Contact Paul at email@example.com or 734-846-1876. 6/9/16
WANTED TO RENT: Looking to rent farm building space in a couple of years to move about 15-20 dairy goats to. Parents are thinking of retiring from the farm and farmer would like to take over the animals, but need space to keep them. Have extensive experience with raising dairy goats, use for breeding, show, and milk. Ideally would be a large pole barn and some pasture space the farmer could fence. Have two newly constructed outbuildings that could be brought with as well. Would need to have electric and water. Animals are healthy and friendly. Farmer would do all work for the animals, look for building in Southeast Minnesota, ideally near Rochester, Winona, Northfield, but open to other options. Contact Emily at firstname.lastname@example.org. 7/18/16
WANTED TO BUY: Air Force veteran looking for smaller parcels of agricultural land to buy. The land needs to have a relatively flat plot for a greenhouse, open southern exposure, road access, and would ideally be no more than ten acres in Winona County, Minn. If you have land that is currently unused or low yielding, it could be an ideal candidate for our purposes. Contact Shawn at email@example.com or 608-218-4661. 6/9/16