Land Offered

Land Offered

Your Name
Vermont Land Trust
Your Email Address
suzanne@vlt.org
County
Out of State
Is the land for lease or sale?
Sale
Are you planning to train or be a mentor to a farmer who farms this land?
Yes
Please briefly explain the terms of the lease or sale
Farm for Sale in Barton, VT - 130 acres - includes 60 acres cropland, 30 acres pasture, farmhouse, barns. Land protected by conservation easement and option to purchase at ag value. Vermont Land Trust seeks buyers who will farm commercially. $220,000.
How big is the total parcel of land?
Over 100 acres
Additional details about how much is tillable, pasture and/or woodland
There are 130 acres with an estimated 60 acres of cropland and 30 acres of pasture. The farm is certified organic. The majority of the cropland is Cabot silt loam soil with 3% to 8% slopes. The lower pastures near the forested wetland are mapped as Moosilauke very fine sandy loam with 0% to 3% slopes. Other soil types include Nasmith loamy fine sand with 0% to 3% slopes and Peru fine sandy loam with 8% to 15% slopes.
Is the land certified organic?
Yes
Any other details (Previous use, soils and water quality testing results, any synthetic chemicals used within three years etc.)
The farm has been an organic dairy for several years.
Please describe any existing infrastructure: fencing, irrigation, buildings or housing on the property
farmhouse, freestall dairy barn, milkhouse, old dairy barn, horse/equipment barn. Water is provided by a drilled well with an adequate supply for a dairy operation. Rotational grazing, fencing, and watering systems have been installed for the pastures.
Date Submitted
03/12/18