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Land looking for a farmer

Located in Thompson - Okanagan 25e036ea 723c 40d3 b808 f13103ebabc0

Land Details

Participant in BC Land Matching Program
Yes
Total land size in acres
Wooded Area
No
Cultivable Area
approx 4
Expansion potential (acres)
No
Zoning
ALR
Current use
  • Livestock - cow pasture
Current practices
    State of the surface of the cultivable area

    pasture, irrigated

    Description and historical use of land available for farming

    we had horsed for a few years, now cows for the past 2 years.

    Road Access
    Yes - from Rifle Road
    Electricity
    Yes - in the barns
    Cell Service
    Yes - urban
    Long-term goal or vision for land

    used to a higher potential than it is currently

    Known environmental hazards (wildfire area, flooding, etc.)
    No
    Current residents living on property
    Yes - there are 3 houses, two are empty
    Availability of farm buildings
    Yes
    Land is fenced
    Yes - perimeter vinyl post and rail and internal electric fences
    Availability of farm machinery and tools
    Yes - possibly, depending, tractor, bob cat, flat deck trailer, dump trailers
    Water source
    • Irrigation system -
    Water rights to these sources
    Yes
    On-site housing
    Yes
    Restricted access of visitors
    Yes - property is gated
    Preferred Agriculture Products
    • Vegetable -
    • Orchard/Fruit -
    • Mixed -
    • Other -
    Practices preferred
      Agronomic potential
      I don't know
      Soil details
      • Texture - clay, ammended with manure
      • Rocky soil - Glenmore
      • Sloping - gentle
      • Thick topsoil - grass grows like hell
      • Slope orientation and degree of slope (specify) - easterly, est 2-3 degrees
      • General fertility (nutrients) - grass grows like hell
      • Soil grittiness - clay
      • Good drainage - not bad thre is a drainage ditch down the centre of the property
      Preferred arrangement
      • Lease -
      • Business Partnership -
      • Other -
      Would you be willing to mentor or advise the entering farmer(s)?
      Yes
      Do you require references from the farmer(s)?
      Yes
      Agreement duration
      depends

      Learn More

      Message Listing Owner

      Email: tessa@youngagrarians.org

      Address

      745 Rifle Road
      Kelowna, BC, V1Y 4X4
      CA

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