Land for Sale, Ideal Site for Co-op Farm!

Merville, British Columbia, Canada

25-50 acres

About

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  • Opportunity available:
  • Business partnership
  • Lease
  • Lease-to-own
  • Available facilities and equipment:
  • Housing
  • Irrigation capacity
  • Irrigation equipment
  • Greenhouse
  • Fencing
  • Agricultural machinery
  • Preferred arrangement model:
  • Lease
  • Licence
  • Partnership
  • Purchase of land
  • Transfer/succession
  • Available acreage:
  • 25-50 acres
  • Soil type on farm:
  • Loam
  • Sand
  • Sandy loam
  • Current farming practices:
  • Certified organic
  • Current land use:
  • Livestock
  • Market garden
  • Hay or pasture
  • Fallow
  • Woodlot
  • Vegetables
  • Preferred farming experience for farmer:
  • Current or past farm business owner
  • No preference
  • Desired farming practices by a new farmer:
  • Certified organic
  • Ecological production but not certified
  • Biodynamic
  • Agricultural products I am interested being cultivated on my property:
  • Livestock
  • Field crops (grains or beans)
  • Vegetables
  • Flowers
  • No preference
  • Years experience of new farmer:

Farm description

This unique property would be a gem for an emerging market farmers! Located 15 kms from Courtnery this 43 acres property has a 4 acre field suitable for market gardening. The remainder is in pasture, hay orchard and forest. The land has been certified organic since 2010, raising livestock, orchard fruit and hay. Fenced for small livestock, has good water supply and multiple farm outbuildings. The slope and diverse soil types offer a variety of microclimates and make it ideal for permaculture, and other sorts of mixed uses. There is a four bedroom, two bathroom 1955 sq ft farmhouse, as well as a separate studio, and a converted bus for extra accommodations.  Close to Williams Beach, Miracle Beach and Mount Washington plus the top rated farmers market in BC!  The farming community here is fantastic, in addition to Merville Organics, we have two farmers' institutes and all kinds of groups. We have a nice view of Mt Washington over the pond adjacent to us, and also a nice view of our fields from the hill that the farm buildings are on, with the Coast Mountains in the backdrop.  

Farm opportunity

This is a sale opportunity only. Please see the full listing at: https://vancouverislandnorth.evrealestate.com/ListingDetails/931-WILLIAMS-BEACH-ROAD-MERVILLE-BC/458233  Feel free to message or email directly at: halsteadfarm@gmail.com