opportunity: organic farm on rickey creek

posted September 25, 2008

Organic Farm on Rickey Creek
· 200 Acres: Pasture & Timber
· 40+ Acres near level, tillable fields/pastures (10 irrigated, 30 dry land)
· 2 Acre garden (w/6 foot deer fence)
· 5 bedroom farmhouse on creek
· Water rights from creeks and springs for irrigation and house
· Old barn/shop
· 5 miles South of Kettle Falls, WA
· Views of Lake Roosevelt (1 mile away)
· Elevation: 1600 – 2000 feetPotential Uses: Vegetables, Hay, Dairy, Livestock, Pasture, Berries, Timber. Management Potential Structures: Contract Farming/Profit Share, Lease Agreement w/Sustainable Ag stipulations. Lease to Own Vision: Profitable & sustainable agriculture emphasizing community, permaculture, and the environment.

Desired Experience/Knowledge Areas:
· Practical farming/Sustainable Agriculture
· Business planning, research, management
· CSA’s, farmers markets, other marketing systems
· Livestock, fencing for livestock
· Gravity fed irrigation systems
· Pest, disease, noxious weed management
· Sustainable forestry
· Permaculture/Holistic Management
· Carpentry & heavy machinery

Send Proposals, Resumes, Inquires to:
Bruce McGlenn – mcglenn@gmail.com