Land Offered

Land Offered

Your Name
John Bokaer-Smith
Your Email Address
john@westhavenfarm.net
County
Tompkins
Is the land for lease or sale?
Lease
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
Established Organic Vegetable and Fruit Farm for Sale in Ithaca, NY: fully equipped turnkey operation 2 miles from downtown.
How big is the total parcel of land?
11-20 acres
Additional details about how much is tillable, pasture and/or woodland
10+ acres of fields and established orchards surrounded by a high-quality deer fence, well-built barn, 4 hoophouses, walk-in coolers, and an automated heated greenhouse.

The land is permanently protected by a conservation easement and will always be dedicated to agriculture. Business, equipment, infrastructure, improvements, supplies, markets, goodwill, and long-term lease are for sale.

Located at EcoVillage at Ithaca, a supportive community setting. New owners may choose to live at EcoVillage but do not need to--various possible housing scenarios would be arranged separately.
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.)
If you recognize the importance of preserving agriculture near cities, have a passion for connecting people with the food they eat, and are committed to sustainable farming, this may be the right situation for you!
Please describe any existing infrastructure: fencing, irrigation, buildings or housing on the property
for details see http://www.westhavenfarm.net/farm-sale
Date Submitted
04/27/19