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Alpine #5317


Alpine #5317

Listing ID: Alpine #5317

Description:

Up to 250 acres for lease in Markleeville. 120 acres of flat flood irrigated pasture and 130 of pine/sagebrush forest along both sides of the west fork of the Carson River. Historically used as summer cattle pasture, with ample water from springs and river. Adequate space for vegetable crops in sandy loam soils, and great access to a well-traveled but slow mph road.

2 bedroom 2 bath house possibly included in the lease.

We currently manage a ranch in Petaluma and don’t have enough time to utilize the space up in Markleeville, but are really interested in supporting another agrarian.

An opportunity to pursue an agricultural business in a supportive community.

Current Use of Property: Cattle (beef);Forage crops;Pasture

Current farming practices on property: None of the above/Not sure

Building and Infrastructure: 2 bedroom 2 bathroom house, electric fencing, no ag buildings

Acres Available for Lease or Purchase: 250

County: Alpine

Land Suitable For: Cattle (beef);Forage crops;Goats/Sheep;Grains;Market garden;Orchard;Pasture;Poultry/Fowl;Row crops;Berries;Flowers

With Housing: Yes

Land is fenced: Yes

Landowner's preferred business arrangement: Lease;Partnership

Soil Quality and Type: Cattle (beef);Forage crops;Goats/Sheep;Grains;Market garden;Orchard;Pasture;Poultry/Fowl;Row crops;Berries;Flowers

Currently Living on Farm: Yes

Landowner is willing to advise or mentor the tenant farmer: Yes

On-site Housing is Available: Yes

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