For lease: 19 acres in Methow Valley, Okanogan County

Description:

Flat, fenced fields in gorgeous location, mid-valley with irrigation. Land traditionally used for hay and alfalfa. We are more concerned about improving the land via soil health and sustainable farming practices than we are about making a profit.

Current Use:

Hay, alfalfa. 3 additional acres are used for boarding horses, stalls, outdoor arena. 5 acres are unimproved, but could be farmed in future.

Available Water / Irrigation:

Water rights with certificate
Water district

Soil Type / Quality:

Loamy soil, historically good quality and well-watered, but has been hayed x 20 years. We are rehabbing soil with organic amendments. No conventional sprays in 3 years.

Buildings and Structure Available for Use:

Tool shed, areas of shared barn. In the future, there is an unfinished 2nd story that may be turned into a living space when funds available.

Farm Equipment Available for Use, Sale or Lease:

Irrigation via hand lines, possibility of shared tractor, barn with storage space, tool shed.

Any Restrictions That Could Limit Use for Farming:

Less interested in cattle (unless it's a part of a sustainable farm plan). Conventional chemicals.