Description of the property’s current condition and current use(s):
Property is mostly comprised of pasture land, but has a few acres of woodlands and a large 3 acre pond. Landowner has owned the property for 30 years. No livestock have been on the property for the last few years, but the landowner has been running a successful wedding venue on the farm. Due to the property being used for weddings the farmer coming in would have to keep the place looking pristine and be tidy. No farmer housing is currently available.
Farm history / past uses of the property:
Beef, meat goat, horse breeding, wedding venue
Infrastructure and equipment:
- Water access
- Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops
- Electrical Access
Water access description:
There are a lot of natural water features. One pond composes nearly 3 acres and there is also a stream.
Barn with loft, 2 run in sheds
Crops and Livestock
Types of crops permitted to be produced on the property:
Types of livestock permitted on the property:
Livestock/crops description :
Open to livestock, vegetable CSA, or an agritourism venture. Landowner has expiernce raising and breeding heritage turkeys (bourbon red), Boer Meat goats, and Angus-Simmental beef.
Description of tenure options:
Long term lease and maintenance of the property. Main concern is that the farmer coming in be able to keep the proprety looking nice since it is used for wedding events and by the local ag oragnizations for farm tours. Flexible on the terms for the right farmer.
Preferences and restrictions on agricultural activities:
Any agricultural activity
Do you require a farmer who qualifies for agricultural assessment?:
Are you willing to have the public on the property as a part of the farm business?:
Any additional information about this property:
Property is currently used as a wedding venue: Willow-ridge-farm.com