NCC Farm for Rent: 1757 Woodroffe Avenue

This amazing little hobby farm is located in the Greenbelt and is only 20 minutes from downtown Ottawa.

The property has a total of 4.9 acres (2.0 hectares) of land, including 2.7 acres (1.1 hectares) of cultivable land with excellent potential for fruit and vegetable production, microgreens, small livestock, eggs, bees, etc.

This farm is ideally situated for a successful farm market stand, based on its high-traffic location, just north of Barrhaven, with the potential of more than 72,000 roadside customers. The farm is also adjacent to a recreational pathway and bus routes.

The property includes a four-bedroom house and two outbuildings. Enjoy your rural oasis in the city with walking and bike trails at your doorstep!

Agricultural lands

  • Total area: 4.9 acres (2.0 hectares) [2.7 acres (1.1 hectares) cultivable lands]
  • Soil type: 2.7 acres (1.1 hectares) class four non-tile drained soils      


Four-bedroom house with one bathroom.


There are two outbuildings located on this property.

Rental rate

$1,965.74 per month (house, land [class 4 non-tile drained soils] and outbuildings) plus taxes and utilities. Rental rate is conditional upon OMAFRA qualification (Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs).

The closing date for applications is August 31, 2017.