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FOR RENT:  Farm house for rent on organic farm. Four bedrooms, one bath. Located by Athens, Wisconsin. Some land and outbuildings are available. Centrally located between four cities. Will be available May 1st. Please call or text Brad to discuss options at 715-965-3440.   3/14/18

FOR SALE:  Selling farm by auction. 67.53 acres in Sec. 34 of Arena Township, Iowa County, Wisconsin. 24.76 tillable acres with balance in woods and pasture. Beautiful 2,800 sq. ft., 4BR/3BA raised ranch home. The large home boasts a spacious living room with a huge window, family room with wood burning fireplace, 4 bedrooms including master ensuite, fully remodeled full bath, fully remodeled ¾ bath and ½ bath off the living room. Large eat-in kitchen includes newer appliances. The home also offers a 4-car garage, full basement. The large deck off the front of the house and 3-season porch in the back of the house. Barn: Older two story 30×70 ft. dairy barn with drive in hay mow, with newer 30×78 ft. single story addition with 3 pens. Barn has 54 tie stalls; Patz barn cleaner; 72 ft. Concrete feed bunk with auger & 37×90 ft. Concrete cow yard and 12×16 ft. milk house. See listing. Call 218-234-0174 or contact Mechelle.  3/7/18

FOR SALE:  108 acre property with 52 tillable certified organic acres in hay. Approximately 23 acres pasture. Has Timber Coulee Trout Creek frontage, approximately 1933 ft. running through section of property. Located on property is a farm house which has been updated, part of which was built in the 1800’s.  Pole shed 30 x 80 ft., corn crib with shed attached 20 x 40 ft. and two story barn 30 x 80 ft. Tobacco shed and another building used at present for storage. Call 608-632-9145 or contact Martina.  3/5/18

FOR SALE:  Fifty-five acres, half wooded, half fenced pasture and hay field, in Northwestern WI. Closest town, Prairie Farm, WI. 30 miles north of Menomonie and 30 miles south of Rice Lake. When fence was built, owner had deer and elk, so fences are 7.5′ tall. Good to keep deer out of crops and predators from animals! 12 separate areas fenced. Pastured llamas, sheep and Dexter cattle recently. 7 automatic waterers, 2.5 barns, workshop with storage loft, 2-car garage, heated outbuilding/office, three-bedroom house. Will be available spring/early summer 2018. Call 715-651-7840 or contact Nancy.  3/1/18

FOR RENT:  Organic farm, located 45 minutes east of St. Paul, MN.  Retired grass-fed beef farmers, that want to help beginning farmers get started by renting smaller fields (between 1- 25 acres) for vegetable production and/or rotational grazing on their 100 acre farm in western Wisconsin.  10 acres of certifiable organic fields with access to water are ready for vegetable production in 2018.   Existing pastures, certifiable organic, fenced with electric (needing some work), with access to water, are also available for rotational grazing in 2018.   Contact Juliet.  2/28/18

FOR RENT:  Town of Raymond, Racine County. Up to 3 acres of organic farmland for rent. Sunny site, already tilled from fall 2017. Water is just across driveway (pump well) from field. No chemicals can be used. No RoundUp! Adjacent property is another farm (conventional, not organic) and an auto body shop. Full disclosure, this is the first year of going organic. Tenant is limited to annual plantings only, no perennials. Owner will also be using a section of this space for their own garden.   Contact Julie.  2/27/18

FOR RENT:  Located in Sturgeon Bay, WI in the vacation-land of Door County, Flying Tractor Farm raises goats, pigs, beef, rabbits, layer & broiler chickens, turkeys, bees and vegetables on 31 acres, including 2 greenhouses & a hydroponics room. Looking for a year-round F-T Produce Mgr to assume all vegetable/fruit production responsibilities selling to existing commercial customers, farmers markets, a Co-op, & a new CSA. Owner is 65 and looking to transition the entire farm business over to a younger, enterprising individual or couple.  This is a plug & play situation, with all equipment & infrastructure in place for production. Recent Produce Manager moved away for her fiance’s job, and I can’t do it all. Compensation is salary + bonus now in 2018, bottom-line profitability in 2019 forward. You get free labor from the owner.  Call 630-310-9594 or contact Ron.

FOR SALE:  Approximately 48 acres located on the Kickapoo River in Vernon County Wisconsin. Certification-ready, a truly unique property which offers agricultural, recreational and development opportunities. Minutes from Viroqua and Organic Valley.  A beautiful property, right in the Driftless.  Please visit  Call 612-789-9254 or contact Chris.

FOR RENT:  Baldwin, WI – seeking farm manager, renter and/or partner for 20-200 acres of tillable land. 80 acres certified organic. Currently raising hay, row crops and pasture raised beef.  Call 651-253-2260 or contact Laura.

FOR RENT:  Up to 4 farm leases between 5-30 acres. Available 2018 & 2019. The farm is located in Somers, WI in northeastern Wisconsin. 7 acres (2 and 5-acre parcel) have been chemical free for more than 3 years and can be certified organic by 2018. The remaining acreage has been conventionally farmed. Request for Proposals for leases should include acreage required, farm concept, description of agriculture practices, business plan (including sales and marketing plans) and description of your agricultural experience. Resources on the farm include reliable water supply, housing, flexibility, shared infrastructure, production and marketing assistance, proximity to markets. 2 homes are available to rent, please contact for details on homes. Price per acre is negotiable based on the business plan, improvements to soil and water quality and overall vision of the farm.  Contact Stacy

FOR RENT:  United Natural Foods (UNFI) in Sturtevant, Wisconsin, is seeking a self-motivated organic farmer (or team) to independently manage up to 10 acres of organic vegetable production. UNFI’s goal is to provide an organic farmer access to land in exchange for providing organic food to our community.  The individual will manage the 10-acre vegetable production as an independent business. Interested candidates should have prior experience in organic farm production in the upper Midwest. Production may encompass providing a CSA for UNFI associates and the surrounding community.  The 10-acre parcel has been planted in cover crop to increase soil fertility and is ready for organic certification. Lease/rent options will be negligible and negotiable based on the business plan. Call 831-462-5865 or Contact Melody

FOR RENT:  42 acres, sustainable farmed, eligible for organic certification now. No-till. Now in alfalfa which has been bought by organic dairy farm. Renter must commit to clean farming and practices which minimize erosion. Acreage in 3 parcels, bordered by woods. No outbuildings or machinery available. Rent negotiable. Located in Kickapoo Township, Vernon County, WI. Owner does not want to return to corn/soy rotation. Call 414-232-0208 or Contact Nancy

FOR RENT:  22 acre +/- available for rent, 3 miles east of Poynette, Wisconsin. Two separate parcels, one is approximately 7 acres and the other is approximately 15 acres. Both parcels are adjacent. Current land use is hay/alfalfa mix. Soil is sandy loam with a gently rolling terrain. 7 acre parcel faces south and 15 acre parcel faces north. Land must be managed per NOP. 15 acre parcel is buffered by mixed hardwoods and fencerow (trees). 7 acre is buffered by fencerow (trees) and 30+ feet to adjacent conventionally managed field.  Contact Kim

FOR RENT:  Looking for farmer interested in gradually transitioning former dairy farm (70 acres) to permaculture, organic, sustainable ecology. Need capable, creative manager to begin by renting 5 to 20 acres; option to buy entire farm eventually. Barn, outbuildings, studio (seasonal), 4 irrigated plots; 2 solar panels; house available eventually.  Must be able to build diversity of produce/products & services and have business skills to make a profitable enterprise.  Soil is mostly glacial sandy loam, rolling terrain, savannah habitat & creatures; some woods, some wetland. Suited for horticulture; small animals OK. Picturesque rural views and wildlife; near tourist destination north of Madison, Wisconsin, with opportunities for markets. High speed internet onsite.  Contact Arlene

FOR SALE OR RENT:  70 acre organic farm, includes house, farm store set-up, dairy barn with parlor, outbuildings.  East central WI.   Contact Wayne or call 920-460-1005

FOR RENT:  130 flat tillable acres in Bayfield County on Highway 2. Located 6 miles west of Ashland, WI. Recent crops include corn, wheat, canola. Negotiable rent.  Contact Martin at 715-685-8526

FOR SALE:  7.8 acre birthplace of New Century Farm organic eggs. Owner has sold the brand-name and is now offering real estate for sale, including buildings with space and outdoor access for 9,500 hens, along with 4 bedroom farmhouse and 2.5 acres of certified tillable acres that could be used for growing produce. All feeding, watering, heating and egg gathering equipment is included in sale. New owners will assume solid contract to produce eggs for the New Century brand. Current owner can provide feed and pullets for first several years for a share of egg check. Potential for $100,000 in income. Farm is located east of Shullsburg, Wisconsin on County Road E. Sale price is $320,000. Owner’s current bank can provide financing for buyers with down payment and good credit. For more information contact Dean at 608-574-5066 or go to for pictures and more details. 12/20/17



FOR RENT: Unique opportunity for young couple on start-up organic permaculture farm. Must be experienced, know how much hard work farming is, and motivated to create a unique farm on 11 acres, about 3 tillable acres, plus several other acres on which we will be developing permaculture systems, a creek and large pond, and beautifully wooded acres with hiking trails. The farmstead built in the 1850s, has a 3-bedroom/3-bath farmhouse, large barn, and other old outbuildings. Will also be reopening former bed & breakfast. Compensation arrangement will be worked out up-front involving no out-of-pocket money from you, a bedroom, use of the home, and all utilities provided. You will also receive a small hourly wage from all work done as part of the B&B. A sharecropping agreement will also be worked out. If interested, send a short email to Ray ( describing yourselves and your farm experience. 12/13/17



FOR RENT:  10 acres of row crop land available for rent. Must be done with non-gmo seed and herbicide free so row cultivation is a must. Owner will buy back minimum of 1000 bushels at season end for a premium. Located in southern Hendricks county. Call 317-539-2489 or contact Alan.

FOR SALE OR RENT:  Organic farm of 325 acres in Northeast Starke County, Indiana.  2 pivots, 12″ well, systematically drained, 255 tillable, balance woods, creek and pasture.  $2,250,00 to purchase or $350 per acre to rent.  Call 574-241-3350 or contact Andrew.



FOR RENT: The Sustainable Iowa Land Trust is taking applications for a 3-year lease on the Luzum Heritage Farm near Decorah. The farm has 70 acres of pasture, organic grain and timber with a historic, well-maintained 4-bedroom farmhouse with solar and geothermal, and multiple outbuildings. Upon a successful first 3 years, farmers will be offered a 20-year inheritable lease (longest allowed by Iowa law) with the option to renew. With that 20-year lease comes the option to purchase the home and farm buildings. No down payment is required, and farmers will gain equity in the infrastructure. SILT is offering discounted 1st year rent of $12,800 with second and third year at $13,800 which reflects its actual costs of ownership. The successful applicant also has the opportunity to purchase the farm equipment interest-free over time. Contact Suzan Erem or call 319-800-8018.  12/18/17



FOR SALE:  23 acres; formerly organic certified, currently sustainable. Located in Lower Southwest Michigan in New Buffalo Township. Large Pole Barn, 2 small out-buildings, residential building (LR,Kitchen,Utility Room, two BRs). Email or call 312-560-4595.  2/22/18

FOR RENT:  Chelsea, MI- seeking self-motivated farmer/crew to rent 5 acres for a farm-to-table restaurant concept. Available 2018. The site is certified organic and has had a diversified vegetable operation going for the last three years. Resources on the farm include reliable water, two 120’ hoop houses for extended season growing, a John Deere tractor 5075 E with loader, and a small barn for washing and packing vegetables. No onsite housing available. Interested candidates should have prior experience in organic farm production management in southeast Michigan.  Contact Adam or call 734-536-6576.   2/16/18

FOR SALE:  Perfect place to start farming. Twenty acre farm in Bridgman, Lake Township with 14 tillable acres divided by a creek. Corn and soy have been rotated for many years, with 8 acres that were not tilled in 2017 and 6 acres that have not been tilled for 3 years. Home is 1-1/2 stories with 1 bedroom, full bath and laundry room on main level.  Two large bedrooms on upper level with another large room that can be used as a recreation room or easily converted to 4th bedroom. Unfinished 3/4 basement with partially finished 1/2 bath. House was renovated in 1996, needs work, sold as is. Great location close to town and very private on dead end road. Home has city water and sewer. Great school district.  Contact Jacqueline or call 847-989-7461.   2/2/18



FOR RENT:  Three to five acres in north-central Minnesota, Wadena County, available without cost to the right person with the most innovative business plan for a perennial crop and process most appropriate to the location. An additional benefit is a long-term agreement with a guarantee of reimbursement for value if the lease should ever be concluded.  Acreage is along a major highway and 300 feet from a Friday farmers’ market. It is largely muck soil now in lowland forbs and grasses. It has not been sprayed, fertilized or tilled in 75 years. Potential for a tiny house site on a private pond.  Within walking distance of a whole foods store and restaurants, plus consultation on design and construction.  Comfortable and private camping is also available.  Additional forested land is potentially available for other innovative uses.  Contact Kent or call (218) 631-3084.   1/19/18

FOR SALE OR RENT:  Looking for a housemate to help turn the yard and field into food production utilizing sustainable practices. Located 50 miles north of Duluth, 26 miles northwest of Two Harbors, the house sits on 30 acres of mostly wooded land. Long-term residency preferred, terms negotiable.  Female & smoke-free household, with 1 sweet cat.  Room provided – bright and cheery 20 x 20. Share common space.  Rent is $500. (Negotiable with work exchange.).  Contact Susan or  call (218) 848-2472.  1/11/18

FOR SALE: 28 diversified organic Green acres; PYO, on-site market, established outlets. 3 story 5 br. steel-framed house on 2 acres in  SE Twin Cities metro. 2.5 acre orchard, strawberries, raspberry, blueberry, other berries, poultry, 5 greenhouse-hightunnels, season extension fruits, barn, farm store, Xmas trees. Open land seeded rye. Turn-key operation include machinery, farm, inventory & business. 60 gal deep well, drip-irrigated. Asking $400,000, excluding house. Convenient access from major highways, spacious customer parking. Options: C4D, lease to own contracts.  Contact Sam or call 651-437-7516.  1/4/18

FOR SALE OR RENT: Ploughshare Farm, previously a 400 member CSA vegetable farm is available to rent or own (contract for deed options available). Perfect for berry or vegetable operation. Located north of Alexandria, Minn. 160 acres on fertile, sandy loam. Large irrigation infrastructure in place. Outbuildings and processing kitchen. 3 bedroom, 2400 ft 1/2 log ranch home.
Contact Gary at or 320-304-0918 for more information.  12/20/17



FOR RENT: In March of 2017, the Arthur Morgan Institute of Community Solutions purchased a 128 acre farm just outside Yellow Springs, Ohio. The goals were to protect and restore the Jacoby Creek wetland, to educate the public about regenerative land use, and to promote the local food economy. The farm will host the non-profit’s office, the production of biological soil amendments, and a barn event venue.
Around 65 acres have been set aside for wetland restoration and 45 will be available for farmland rentals. Community Solutions values strong local food systems and recognizes the many challenges that small and mid-size local food growers face. One common issue is affordable, secure, and long-term access to farmland. The aim is to provide a place for prospective farmers to earn a living, and in turn Community Solutions will see that their land is cared for and their community has greater access to fresh healthy food.  Contact Julia or call 937-767-2161.   1/5/18


Outside the Midwest

FOR SALE:  2 acres virgin lava land on Hawaii’s Big Island in Puna, with weed trees except a few coconut trees in the front. Soil is already forming. Will give easier seller financing to organic folks. $8,000.  down, $500. a month, 5% fixed interest.  No prepayment penalty, no balloon payment. Large community of organic tropical permaculturists live in surrounding area.  6 miles to Keaau, located near Kaloli in Hawaiian Paradise Park subdivision.  Call 808-491-8369 or contact Kay.   2/9/18

FOR RENT:  Southeast Arkansas. Certified Organic farmland for rent. Prefer long term leases. Precision leveled and irrigated. 3,000 acres available, will divide.  Call Todd at 563-357-2884.   1/15/18


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WANTED TO RENT:  Looking for a small piece of land to rent to raise chickens and build a chicken coop. The coop being built would be about half an acre. Renter lives in the urban area of Milwaukee preventing them from raising as many chickens as they would like. They are looking to travel no more than 30 miles from the city. Will pay about $50 to $100 per month or could pay per year. Please contact Muajkong. 3/8/2018

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY:  Looking for an existing apple orchard/fruit farm in eastern Wisconsin. 10 plus acres in size. Currently working as an orchard manager looking to have own operation. In search of owners that are looking for someone to take over the business. Ideally would work with owners for a couple of years and then figure out a buy-out method. Otherwise a simple straight up rent to own works too. Please contact Ben or call 608-513-5203.   3/1/2018

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY:  1-5 acres of organic farmland this year as part of industrial hemp pilot research program. Goal to expand to 10 and then 20 acres over next 2 years, with possibility of buying. Looking for land in Southern WI, ideally in Rock, Dane, Green or Jefferson counties. Will also be growing medical herbs and vegetables, eventually want to expand to dairy goats in 2-3 years time. Contact Kareem or call 815-742-9885.   2/16/2018

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY:  Father and son team with 30 years organic farming/dairy experience looking to purchase or rent operating organic dairy farm in Wisconsin area.
Call 804-815-8310 or  Contact Matt.   1/29/18

WANTED TO RENT OR BUY:  Underwood and Associates Friendly Livestock is in search of at least ten acres with a home with 2-4 bedrooms. Relocating from Missouri to Wisconsin to keep farming in honor of late dad but haven’t been able find place within the right price or rent to own. Call 816-267-3543 or Contact Richard 1/2/18

WANTED TO RENT: Looking to rent at least 5 acres of pasture for grazing beef cattle. Dane, Green, Iowa, Rock, Jefferson and Sauk County, Wisconsin preferred. Call 262-309-1587 or Contact Bridget 1/2/18

WANTED TO RENT: Looking for 8-12 acres to grow nut crops on. It must be a 20+ year lease. Looking for land within an hour of the Twin Cities, SE Minnesota, or Western/SW Wisconsin. Bayfield Peninsula may be fine, also. Site must have deep fertile black soil, sandy preferable, rocky or hilly fine. Thick clay will not work. Ready to rent starting spring of 2018.  Contact Dan or call 608-807-9456.   12/12/17




WANTED TO RENT:  Looking for a small piece of land to rent to raise chickens and build a chicken coop. The coop being built would be about half an acre. Renter is looking to travel no more than 1 hour from the Twin Cities. Will pay $50 to $100 per year. Please call 612-275-8441 or contact Houa Vnag. 3 /12/2018

WANTED TO BUY: In search of 10 acres withing 35 miles of Winona, MN, preferably between Rochester, MN and Winona MN. Looking for either bare land to build a small hobby farm, or a homestead that needs some TLC. Call 507-990-9681 or contact Paula  3/2/18

WANTED TO BUY: Looking for 5+ acres to buy, prefer house included but not a necessity. Organic land also preferred.  Call 507-301-5976.  Contact Tamiyah.  12/21/17



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WANTED TO RENT OR BUY:  Looking to grow organic farming operation in central Missouri. Looking for the right landlords to partner with in farming operation. Please contact Jerome or call 573-673-6104.   3/2/2018

WANTED TO RENT: Looking for farmland to cash rent or crop share in Callaway, Boone, and Audrain counties in Missouri.  Contact Sam or call 573-220-7598.  1/15/18

WANTED TO RENT: Looking for a small amount of land to lease (no more than an acre) to start a market garden. This could be in Omaha, Neb., or outside. Will be using organic practices.  Contact Erica.   12/12/17


Outside Midwest

WANTED TO  BUY: Looking for land to buy ,10-40 acres. We would like to raise cattle, chickens, grapes and olives. Prefer to be in Bastrop or Lee County Texas.  Looking for and owner finance option if possible. Please contact Jeff or call  210-419-7137.   1/16/18



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