Three acre market garden for lease in Nevada City. We are a nonprofit organization with 236 acres of land, of which three acres is a full market garden with a hoop house frame, 3 greenhouses, a washing station, a compost area, and worm bins. 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 the garden and orchard 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 farming practices on property: Organic;Biodynamic;Permaculture;No till
Acres Available for Lease or Purchase: 3
Land is fenced: Yes
Landowner's preferred business arrangement: Lease;Farm employment
Landowner is willing to advise or mentor the tenant farmer: Yes