Santa Cruz #5474
Old apple orchard property available for lease in an area of Aptos, CA called Pleasant Valley. Been in owner’s family since 1924. Available to lease 15-40 acres. Limited water available. Used the past eight years for pasteur-raised chicken egg farming. Organic.
Current farming practices on property: Organic;Dry Farming
Acres Available for Lease or Purchase: 40
County: Santa Cruz
Landowner's preferred business arrangement: Lease
Expected lease rate for farm/ranch property: $700/acre/year payable twice yearly in advance for each 6 mo. period.
Landowner is willing to advise or mentor the tenant farmer: Yes