David Rafajko

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Farming Status and Plans

Years actively farming:

Less than 2

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Aspiring farmer looking for a small parcel of land to start farming. Plan is to spend the first couple of years implementing infrastructure and building up the farm to be self-sufficient. After a couple of years, the plan is to expand production to sell to public. Primarily interested in for sale opportunities, but would be open to a partnership with a landowner who is willing to teach.

Farm Characteristics

Desired acreage:

1-5, 6-10, 11-20, 21-50

Infrastructure required:

Onsite housing, Water access, Electrical Access

Description of infrastructure:

Would like to be diversified. Will grow vegetables as well as have some livestock.   Ideally the property would have some infrastructure already in place, but would have some opportunity to do some work and leave our own mark on the land. 

Crops and Livestock

Primary crops:

Vegetables, Hay

Primary Livestock:

Cattle - Beef, Goats/Sheep, Pigs, Poultry

Description of livestock/crops:

Would like to be diversified. Will grow vegetables as well as have some livestock.  

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

For Sale

Description of tenure options desired:

Looking to purchase but may consider other options for the right situation. 

Additional Information

Experience description:

No on farm experience as of yet. Have been doing research and applied to farm and land management online classes with Oregon State.