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Micro Farm Project

20 acres

Property Owner:

Farmer or farm family

Contact Name:

Ted Stutz

Property Location:

5580 Johnstown-Alexandria Rd. Johnstown, OH 43031

The Land

Total number of acres available with this property:

20.0

Total acres available for agriculture:

20.0

Acres of forested land:

7.0

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

20.0

Acres of pasture:

0.0

Other open and/or non-farmable land:

2

Quality of land:

Farm was no-till conventional before we purchased it in 2018. We have amended the soil per soil test in fall 2018 and planted cover crops, grass and clover spring 2019 that are growing fairly well considering the wet spring and dry summer. We grew pumpkins this year with success!

Farm Information

Water sources present:

Available

Water sources details:

New well with 2 powerful hydrants right by the growing acreage!

Barns and sheds:

Available

Farmer housing:

None available

Equipment and machinery:

Available

Equipment and machinery details:

New John Deere 4052R tractor with tiller, mower and spreader implements as well as front end loader and forks.

Farm infrastructure details:

New 24x30' packing/washing shed with facilities to clean produce and two 8x8 cooler rooms with coolbots! Rent includes storage space in 24'x30' storage barn and use of new tractor with tiller, mower and spreader implements as well as electric outlets out by growing acreage.

Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement:

Property for rent

Property for rent:

The micro farm project is designed to get new growers going with a turn-key yearly rent that includes use of all facilities and equipment. Rent is $1000 for the first acre and $500 for each additional acre. The only thing not included is your share of electric bill. Growers also receive Ohio Earth Food products at dealer price.