Black River Organics

38 acres $599

Property Owner:

Farmer or farm family

Contact Name:

Chester Bowling

Property Location:

18369 State Route 58, Wellington, OH

The Land

Total number of acres available with this property:

37.5

Total acres available for agriculture:

35.0

Acres of forested land:

4.0

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

25.0

Acres of pasture:

0.0

Other open and/or non-farmable land:

About 3 acres

Quality of land:

Formerly certified organic. Nothing that would limit recertification has been put on the land since we surrendered our certification in 2019. The 25 acres of tillable land has been in Alfalfa, clover, and Timothy grass since 2011. There are two 30' X 48' moveable high tunnels (each tunnel has 3 positions) with very high quality soil. Lorain soils.

Farm Information

  • Water Access
  • Barn(s) and/or Shed(s)
  • Farmer Housing
  • Greenhouses
  • Shop
  • Storage
  • Electrical Access

Water sources details:

Farm pond and Rural Lorain Water Authority

Farmer housing details:

Five bedroom, one and one half bath ~2500 sq. ft. house and two car detached garage anda garden tool shed.

Equipment and machinery details:

All the equipment needed to make hay. JD - 2240 and Kubota L 235 tractors. Other misc. equipment.

Farm infrastructure details:

1. A gas well providing a 3000 Ccf gas allowance. Three large barns totaling approximately 15,767 square feet (one has a four-post hydraulic lift). Underground irrigation system from farm pond to high tunnels.

Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement:

Property for sale

Property for sale:

$599,000 (currently in CAUV program). No owner financing.

Asking price:

$599

Additional Information

Just five miles from Oberlin College and Oberlin farmers market. Currently part fo Buckeye Harvest Market, the only farmer owned online cooperative farmers market. Just 40 minutes to Cleveland markets. Retiring from farming. Very happy to have information go public.