Seeking to purchase land for diversified regenerative agriculture in the Methow Valley

Description:

Experienced livestock rancher and seasonal vegetable farmer seeking at least 20 acres in the Methow Valley.

Who I am and What I'm looking for:

Former Airborne Ranger Light Infantry officer with engineering, physics, farming and business experience seeking to serve a community with locally produced healthy food.

Farming Experience:

I farmed 12-acres in Northern California for 8 years. I raised Kunekune pigs for pork, alpine/nubian goats for milk & cheese, laying hens, honey bees and seasonable vegetables year-round.

Crops preferred to work with:

Vegetables
Poultry
Sheep
Goats
Hogs
Dairy
Hay
Tree fruit
Greenhouse crops
Nursery

Short term plans for the land / farm business:

I plan to assess the most appropriate business model for the region based on existing farm offerings. I have experience running CSA businesses, farmers markets, restaurant sales and farm shares / hog shares. I want to augment and enhance a regions existing choices for locally produced food.

Housing needs:

Yes