A 520 acre Organic/Biodynamic® certified family farm seeking long-term operator/entrepreneur(s) to transition the farm in Scottsbluff, NE.
Fully running national vegetable seed business with a year-round vegetable CSA, a grass-fed beef/milk herd and rangeland for grazing. Vegetable seed grown includes cabbage, onion, carrots, beets, parsnips, annual herbs, peas, lettuce, tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, melon, cucumber and squash. Potential for Grain crops.
As elder farmers in their 60’s, current owners are professional seed growers with decades of experience. This is a unique opportunity to help build a community practicing Biodynamic® principles in a whole farm setting integrating plants and animals. They are committed to reintegrate Organic/Biodynamic® seed growing into everyday agriculture on diverse, sustainable, human-scale farms, and developing a welcoming and nourishing farm environment that includes people from many walks of life, ages and abilities to work together.
They are looking for compatible and professional agriculturalists interested in building community. An outstanding opportunity for the right combination of farmers and community minded agriculturalists to access land and equipment without the burden of debt. Applicants from ages 20-40’s need to have experience in professional organic farming, interest in pursuing Biodynamic® methods, in building community on the farm, and a willingness to work with older farmers.