What’s FarmLINK?

FarmLINK.net  is a national land listing and linking tool designed to connect those looking for land to rent, lease or buy, on farm employment, business partnerships in agriculture, or farm succession arrangements with landowners and retiring farmers who have farmland or other on farm opportunities.

How does it work?

If you are a Farm Seeker

1.Register: go to Get Started then check your email for the prompt to reset your password.

2.Create a Farm Seeker profileSign In and scroll to the top right corner where you see your email address,  hovering there will display the tabs “My Account”, “My Matches”, ‘Basic Profile’, ‘Advanced Profile’, ‘Inbox’ and “Sign Out”.

  • Basic Profile – “About Me” biographical info is what appears as the first description on your profile page. Be short, descriptive and be sure highlight unique aspect of what you would bring to a Farm Opportunity. The answers to the following check boxes will help match your criteria to that of Farm Opportunities so be as precise and realistic as possible.
  • Advanced Profile – Complete each of the four questions in as much detail as possible. Click the blue “I” buttons for tips on what to add.
  • My Matches – This feature suggests the top 20 matches based on your completed profile.

Take the time to add as much information as possible, profiles that include detailed experience, farm vision and include a photo get the most traffic. Don’t forget to read through the Farm Seeker Primer for tips to help you get ready for land.

Now see who is out there!

Once your profile is created, check out the Farm Opportunities and use the filters to search by province, type of opportunity, acreage and facilities available and more!

If you are a Farm Opportunity

1.Register: go to Get Started then check your email for the prompt to reset your password.

2.Create a Farm Opportunity listing: Sign In and select “Activate Account”. Scroll to the top right corner where you see your email address,  hovering there will display the tabs “My Matches”, “Manage Listings’, ‘Inbox’ and “Sign Out”.

  • Manage Listings –  Select “+ New Listing” work your way through the short answer and check box questions, being as precise, descriptive and honest as possible. Click the blue “I” buttons for tips on what to add.
  • My Matches – This feature suggests the top 20 matches based on your completed profile.

Share as much detailed information as possible about the land, the opportunity and what you are looking for in a Farm Seeker. Profiles that are complete and include photos get the most traffic. Don’t forget to read through the Farm Opportunities Primer for tips to help you get ready for land.

Now see who is out there!

Once your listing is created, check out the Farm Seeker profiles and use the filters to search who is looking in your province for the type of opportunity you have available.

Not sure what you want or if you are ready? Check out our  Resources to help you explore your options, ask the right questions and be better prepared.