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?
No
Please briefly explain the terms of the lease or sale
Farm with historic barn, many outbuildings and two farmhouses for sale or lease with purchase at the end of a one to two year term. Subject to a conservation easement.
How big is the total parcel of land?
Over 100 acres
Additional details about how much is tillable, pasture and/or woodland
There are 274 acres with an estimated 60 acres of cropland and 40 acres of pasture. The farmland is eligible for organic certification. The majority of the cropland is Buckland loam, Charles silt-loam, and Cabot silt loam soils with 3% to 8% slopes. The upper pastures near the forest are Buckland soils with steeper slopes. Water is provided by a spring with continuous flow to the barn. There is an active maple sugar operation utilizing a portion of the 3,000 – 3,500 available maple trees.
Is the land certified organic?
No
Any other details (Previous use, soils and water quality testing results, any synthetic chemicals used within three years etc.)
Eligible for organic certification
Please describe any existing infrastructure: fencing, irrigation, buildings or housing on the property
Historic barn in good condition. Outbuildings for many farm uses. Spring available for use.
Date Submitted
07/30/18