Listing ID: Solano #2268
4 acre Orchard and some open ground for lease in Winters. Orchard is comprised of 80 producing peach trees (many varieties), 80 producing apricot trees (2 varieties), 80 producing Olive trees, 80 producing Almond trees (3 varieties), 300 mandarin trees (2 varieties, not yet producing 2 yrs old), 40 other various producing citrus trees (lemons and oranges). 2 to 3 acres of grassland in which orchard could be expanded. The land is undulating.
Ideally, a small local farmer would lease the 3+ acre orchard and expand it or plant other crops in the remaining 3 acres. Said farmer would maintain the trees, mow, prune, spray etc and harvest and sell the fruit. Chickens could be compatible.
Current Use of Property: Orchard
Current farming practices on property: Organic
Building and Infrastructure: None on parcel available, but other structures are on the rest of the property which could be used for processing and packing.
Available farm machinery, if any: Tractor; with disc, mower, harrow, scraper box. May be available for use/lease, depending on agreement with tenant farmer.
Known Environmental Hazards: none
Acres Available for Lease or Purchase: 6
Land Suitable For: Market garden;Orchard;Poultry/Fowl;Row crops;Vineyard;Berries
Land is fenced: Yes
Landowner's preferred business arrangement: Lease
Soil Quality and Type: Market garden;Orchard;Poultry/Fowl;Row crops;Vineyard;Berries
Currently Living on Farm: Yes
Landowner is willing to advise or mentor the tenant farmer: Yes