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Farmland in Argenta

Located in Kootenays 8dc337b8 bbda 4e34 82d4 d22cf5639a00

Land Details

Participant in BC Land Matching Program
Yes
Total land size in acres
152
Wooded Area
Yes - 90 (approx)
Cultivable Area
30-40
Expansion potential (acres)
Yes - More land can be used if needed
Zoning
ALR
Current use
  • Not used for agriculture - Undeveloped
Current practices
  • Other - none
State of the surface of the cultivable area

Recently logged

Description and historical use of land available for farming

Forest

Road Access
Yes - Good road access
Electricity
No - Can be connected to grid or alternate
Cell Service
No
Long-term goal or vision for land

Organic farming of produce or livestock and rental homes for a small number of individuals or families.

Known environmental hazards (wildfire area, flooding, etc.)
No
Current residents living on property
Yes - The owner lives there in a small, off grid cabin
Availability of farm buildings
No
Land is fenced
No
Availability of farm machinery and tools
Yes - A small bulldozer.
Water source
  • Stream/river -
Water rights to these sources
Yes
On-site housing
No - Small homes could be built or moved onto the property at the owner's discretion.
Restricted access of visitors
No
Types of production you are open to
  • Other - Any
Practices preferred
  • Organic -
Agronomic potential
Excellent
Soil details
  • Texture - Fine silt and some small rock.
  • Sloping - gentle
  • Slope orientation and degree of slope (specify) - Gentle W-SW
Preferred arrangement
  • Registered Lease on Title -
  • Lease -
  • Sale of Land -
Would you be willing to mentor or advise the entering farmer(s)?
Yes - Can help with some of the land clearing and prep.
Do you require references from the farmer(s)?
Yes - Would need some history and experience as well as goals.
Agreement duration
2-10 years.
Last modifed 5 months ago; never expires.