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Posted: Wed, December 30, 2020

Negotiable NE Maryland/SE Pennsylvania land

Phone Number: 410-259-6808

Email: aimeejokidd@gmail.com

Farmer Couple seeks to lease a house with land for small scale mixed vegetable farm business in a preferred area of interest: Maryland Carroll & Baltimore Counties and Pennsylvania York & Adams Counties.

Farmer’s EXPERIENCE
– 10+ YRS EACH in SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE
– 4+ YRS EACH in FARM & LAND MANAGEMENT
– 4+ YRS FARM BUSINESS OWNER with SALES

This business will need to set up shop with the following perimeters:
– AG zoned property, or area
– Minimum 1-2 acres for mixed vegetable production
– Access to outdoor water & electric
– Equipment Storage space (garage, or shed)
– Private driveway & full access for deliveries, loading, and distribution
– No spray zone would be most beneficial, as we are growing food
– AG lease in addition to the house rental agreement with 2 year lease minimum

Renting Farmers need to set up the following non-permanent structures for production:
– Setting up Processing & Packing space
– Building out a walk-in cooler, 12’ by 12’
– Setting up a 30’ by 96’ Greenhouse
– Setting up a 15’ by 24’ Seedling House
– Irrigation for field crops
– Solar Electric move-able deer fencing

Areas of Interest include:
– Maryland Carroll & Baltimore Counties and Pennsylvania York & Adams Counties

Timeline of Farmer’s Land Search for a 2021 growing season includes:
– January 2021-July 2021 (time periods of starting lease after this period are for a 2022 growing season).

Thank you for your interest in supporting first generation beginning farmers who believe in being good stewards of the land & are passionate and skilled at caring for its people by providing a basic necessity, food.