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Available Farm, Land, and Employment Opportunities

Please note: Educational resources covering options, considerations and preparation related to farm access, tenure, and stewardship are available in the Land Access Information Toolshed of the UVM Extension New Farmer Project website. Please also feel free to contact personnel at the New Farmer Project at newfarmer@uvm.edu or the UVM Extension Land Access Consultant, Ben Waterman, at (802) 656-9142 or ben.waterman@uvm.edu with any other questions, to schedule a free consultation, or if you would like to be sent a hard copy of any of the available materials.


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Landowner: Barry and Rhonda Lenair

Phone: (978) 358-8499

Email: barry@lenair.com

BENSON, 100 acres of farmland for lease and/or partnership venture

Location: Benson, on West Haven line, Rutland County

Tenure Arrangements Offered:
Partnership with farmer seeking land
Partnership with eventual sale
Sale at fair market value
Short term lease (1-5 years)
Other: 100 acres of farmland for lease and/or partnership venture The soil is clay and well primed to grow grapes. The land has been hayed for decades and we are pursuing options for leasing the full acreage or partial. We would also be very interested in organic farmers who wish to lease this land. Located in Benson, VT on the West Haven line. Email your inquiry to barry@lenair.com

Acreage:
TOTAL: 90
Wooded: 2
Open: 88
Tillable: 88

Quality of Land:
Growing hay for the last decade. Clay soil. Chemicals never applied to the soil. A couple of wet areas.

Farm Infrastructure:
Farm Buildings: Pole Barn
Housing:
Water Resources:
Equipment:
Other:

General Information:
100 acres of farmland for lease and/or partnership venture The soil is clay and well primed to grow grapes. The land has been hayed for decades and we are pursuing options for leasing the full acreage or partial. We would also be very interested in organic farmers who wish to lease this land. Located in Benson, VT on the West Haven line. Email your inquiry to barry@lenair.com


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