10+acre ecological & off-grid farm in Champaign county
Private non-farming landowner
Total number of acres available with this property:
Total acres available for agriculture:
Acres of forested land:
Acres of cropland or tillable land:
Acres of pasture:
Other open and/or non-farmable land:
1 acre of vegetable beds have been developed, more could be developed.
Water sources present:
Barns and sheds:
Farmer housing details:
A solar powered A-frame house is available. Downstairs has a kitchen, cathedral ceiling living room, and a large bathroom with w/d hookups. The upstairs has two rooms that serve as bedrooms and a toilet and sink. Refrigeration and heat are provided by propane. There is no AC but the house uses passive cooling principles to remain comfortable.
Equipment and machinery:
Equipment and machinery details:
We have a rototiller, Hoss wheel hoe, a riding lawn mower with dump cart.
Farm infrastructure details:
We have a basic carport/barn that has three bays. In the past, one bay has been converted into two horse stalls. Attached to the barn is a chicken coop and run that could probably house up to 30 chickens. There is also a run-in shelter towards the pasture part of the property.
Property for rent
Property for rent:
We are open to single year leases but prefer multiple year arrangements. We see this as a partnership that promotes sustainable farm practices and a more resilient Ohio foodshed.