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Farm for mixed production in Tarrys

Located in Kootenays 3374ccd0 f806 4b37 a5fc 3b1f6a8f431e
This 100+ acre property between Nelson and Castlegar offers 25 acres of pastures for hay and/or grazing, fenced areas for livestock, a barn for livestock and hay storage, an outbuilding that could be upgraded for processing and washing facilities and bee keeping equipment and hives.

Land Details

Participant in BC Land Matching Program
Total land size in acres
180 acres
Wooded Area
Yes - 100 acres of forested land backs the property, which backs onto Crown land.
Cultivable Area
30 acres
Expansion potential (acres)
Current use
    Current practices
      State of the surface of the cultivable area

      Largely open, fenced pasture with outbuildings, with wooded area up the mountainside to the north. Located in an east-west oriented valley.

      Description and historical use of land available for farming

      The farm pastures have had animals grazing in the past, up to 35 head at one time. There are currently goats, sheep, chickens and pigs on the land.

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

      The landholders are hoping to see the farm used to its full potential, offering a place for one or more farmers to implement their business plans - from grazing to bee keeping to market gardens or greenhouse production - the sky is the limit! Bring your ideas!

      Known environmental hazards (wildfire area, flooding, etc.)
      Yes - Wild animals and wildfires.
      Current residents living on property
      Yes - Landholders currently reside in the main residence with their family.
      Availability of farm buildings
      Yes - A two-story barn and outbuilding are available.
      Land is fenced
      Yes - Fenced areas available for livestock and partially fenced pasture.
      Availability of farm machinery and tools
      Yes - Some farm implements may be available for use.
      Water source
        Water rights to these sources
        Yes - Rights on multiple water sources including up to 10+ acres for irrigation.
        On-site housing
        Yes - Potential for the right farmer/s on a case by case basis.
        Restricted access of visitors
        Types of production you are open to
          Practices preferred
            Agronomic potential
            Some areas of the property is very rocky and would be more suitable for greenhouse production, while the pasture area is very fertile.
            Soil details
              Preferred arrangement
                Would you be willing to mentor or advise the entering farmer(s)?
                Do you require references from the farmer(s)?
                Agreement duration
                1-5 years depending on the needs of the farmer and production type
                Last modifed 5 months ago; never expires.