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Salmon Arm Acreage Seeks Organic Farmers and Visionaries

Located in Thompson - Okanagan A5056c42 258a 4ae7 843b de9a532dde36

Land Details

Participant in BC Land Matching Program
Yes
Total land size in acres
19.8
Wooded Area
Yes
Cultivable Area
3-5 acres
Expansion potential (acres)
No
Zoning
ALR
Current use
  • Vegetable -
Current practices
  • Organic -
State of the surface of the cultivable area

There are about 3-5 acres which are currently in meadow grass. There is an area that is currently being grazed by horses as well.

Description and historical use of land available for farming

The owner has developed many gorgeous permaculture type systems for growing food and perennials on the land, though there is still space available for more agricultural purposes.

Road Access
Yes
Electricity
Yes
Cell Service
Yes
Long-term goal or vision for land

The owner would love to see the land productively and responsibly stewarded in a way that treads lightly on the land. Organic practices are a must. The dream is to have the land as a therapeutic space - and there are many opportunities and possibilities for partnerships with community, local food organizations, farmers and growers.

Known environmental hazards (wildfire area, flooding, etc.)
No
Current residents living on property
Yes
Availability of farm buildings
Yes - barn , greenhouse, hay shed
Land is fenced
Yes - partially, not deer fenced
Availability of farm machinery and tools
No
Water source
  • Other - City water
Water rights to these sources
Yes
On-site housing
No - there is a airstream trailer which could be lived in seasonally by the leasing farmer
Restricted access of visitors
No
Preferred Agriculture Products
  • Vegetable -
  • Seed -
  • Orchard/Fruit -
  • Mixed -
  • Other -
Practices preferred
  • Certified Organic -
  • Organic -
Agronomic potential
Good
Soil details
  • Unknown -
Preferred arrangement
  • Lease -
Would you be willing to mentor or advise the entering farmer(s)?
No
Do you require references from the farmer(s)?
Yes
Agreement duration
open to conversation

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Message Listing Owner

Email: tessa@youngagrarians.org

Address

Salmon Arm, BC
CA

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