Location: Chicago Park
Total Acreage: 5
Estimated acreage for farming or ranching: 5
Land Description: 5-acre deer fenced knoll top garden space with double dug beds with rich soil. 20 fruit trees. 3 greenhouses sizes 60 ft/100 ft/80ft. 3-acre fenced pasture with dairy cows. More open areas with great sun exposure, soil needs to be worked. Small kubota tractor available along with BCS tractor and seed bank. There are existing markets for sales to a local private membership farmstand. There is compost. Owner will work with farmer to transition to the existing markets.
Water availability: 8-10 gallons per minute on the well. NID ditch access (1 miners inch) & NID filled pond access.
Housing availability: Yes, a 5th wheel and room for a tiny house.
Landowner interested in:
- Orchard and berries
- Cows and poultry
- Annual fruits, vegetables and flowers
- Certified Organic
Arrangement landowner most interested in:
- Cash lease
- Work trade