Listing ID: Nevada #2328
Up to 22 acres available for lease in Nevada City. We are a nonprofit organization with 236 acres of land, of which one acre is a full market garden with a hoop house, 3 greenhouses, a washing station, a compost area, and worm bins. We also have approximately 20 acres fenced, irrigated pasture, a small goat barn, and a cow barn with a milking area. And an older pear and apple orchard is approximately .60 of an acre. Nonprofit owners are looking for a farmer or farmers to take on one or more sections of the property and make them productive. The nonprofit runs school and camp programs and is interested in a tenant(s) that would be enthusiastic about bringing young people onto the farm to participate in those educational programs. Potential for housing on site and longer term agreement.
Current Use of Property: Row crops, Goats/Sheep, Market garden, Orchard, Pasture, Berries
Current farming practices on property: Organic, Biodynamic
Building and Infrastructure: Hoop house, 3 greenhouses, tool shed, worm bins, washing station, animal barn (~1000sq ft), goat barn (~40sq ft).
Available farm machinery, if any: drip lines, basic tools
Acres Available for Lease or Purchase: 22
Land Suitable For: Row crops, Cattle (beef), Cattle (dairy), Forage crops, Goats/Sheep, Market garden, Orchard, Pasture, Poultry/Fowl, Berries
Other Crops and Livestock: 5302733183
With Housing: Yes
Land is fenced: Yes
Landowner's preferred business arrangement: Lease, Farm employment
Expected lease rate for farm/ranch property: negotiable
Soil Quality and Type: Row crops, Cattle (beef), Cattle (dairy), Forage crops, Goats/Sheep, Market garden, Orchard, Pasture, Poultry/Fowl, Berries
Landowner is willing to advise or mentor the tenant farmer: Yes
On-site Housing is Available: Yes