NCC Farmland for Rent: Eastern Greenbelt

General description

The NCC has farmland available to rent in the eastern Greenbelt. There are a total of 563.8 acres (228.2 hectares) of land, with 448.8 acres (181.6 hectares) of cultivable lands. These farmlands are located in the area of Russell, Anderson, Ramsayville and Ridge roads. The majority of these lands are Class 2 and Class 3 tile-drained lands, and they were previously cash cropped (corn and soy beans). There are no buildings associated with these lands.

Agricultural lands

  • Total area: 563.8 acres (228.2 hectares)
  • Cultivable lands: 448.8 acres (181.6 hectares)
  • Soil type: Primarily Class 2 and Class 3 tile-drained soils  

Farmland rental rate: $36,500/year ($3,042/month) plus taxes

Farmland property taxes: $4,958.26/year ($413/month) (2017 rates)

The rental rate is conditional upon Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) qualification.

Closing date for applications: February 28, 2018