Seeking 3-5 acres in Snohomish, Island or Skagit County

Description:

We want to lease, rent or trade rent for share of production. Intent is to do a combo of vegetable and berry garden, pastured chickens, pigs and beef.

Who I am and What I'm looking for:

We're looking for ability to develop a mid to long term permaculture farm. My wife grew up on a large cattle and hog operation but we want smaller scale, sustainable, wholly integrated farm, free of commercial fertilizers, GMO feed and soil depleting intensive, commercialized techniques.

Farming Experience:

My wife grew up and worked on a large dairy and hog operation. My experience is raising a large garden, raising chickens and a small berry and fruit tree patch

Crops preferred to work with:

Vegetables
Berries
Poultry
Cattle
Hogs
Hay
Greenhouse crops

Short term plans for the land / farm business:

1) To develop a self sustaining, organic poultry operation, raising pastured poultry. 2) To develop a viable organic garden using permaculture/mulch based system to nurture several high value food crops, including vegetables, fruit trees and berries. 3) To develop a network of markets for organic products

Housing needs:

Yes