Goose Nest Farm: Lease

56 acres

Property Owner:

Farmer or farm family

Contact Name:

Woody Juaire

Property Location:

Roosevelt Highway Colchester
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The Land

Total number of acres available with this property:

56.0

Total acres available for agriculture:

26.0

Acres of forested land:

5.0

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

20.0

Acres of pasture:

6.0

Other open and/or non-farmable land:

25

Quality of land:

This farm has approximately 20 acres of hay field, 6 acres of pasture, 5 acres of woodland and approximately 23 acres of swamp/wetland.

Farm Information

Water sources present:

Available

Water sources details:

This property has a brook flowing through it and a small farm pound that can adequately supply row crops planted on the property.

Barns and sheds:

None available

Farmer housing:

None available

Equipment and machinery:

Available

Equipment and machinery details:

Possible use of farm tractor (Ford 600), plows, harrows, hiller.

Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement:

Property for rent

Property for rent:

Short term lease

Additional Information

This property is in close proximity to Colchester Village and within ten minutes to Burlington.

The crop land is gently rolling with varying soil types, from sandy to heavy loam. The land has been used as hay field for many years. There has been no organic prohibited materials applied for the last three years and only commercial fertilizers (no herbicides or pesticides) for over ten years.