Farmer Profile for Jason Ward

Experience

Please describe your past and/or present farming experience:

20+ Years of working on a farm producing row crops, small grains, livestock, and forages Degree in Environmental Sciences from The Ohio State University Certified Organic since 2018

Are you currently farming?:

Yes

Are you interested in connecting with other farmers to explore collocation or collaborative farm ideas?:

Yes

Enterprises

What is the primary agricultural enterprise you are considering?:

Row Crops

What other enterprises are you considering?:

Beef
Dairy (cows)
Grains
Hay/Forage
Hogs
Poultry

The Land

Total Acres Desired:

2000.0

Organic:

Yes

Infrastructure

Farmhouse Needed:

No

Tenure Arrangement

Tenure Arrangement Considered:

Farm Manager
Lease with Option to Buy
Long-Term Lease
Owner-Financed Sale
Partnership
Short-Term Lease
Standard Sale
Work to Own (Gradual Transfer of Responsibility & Farm Assets)