New on the market
Farmland for rent: Approximately 3.6 hectares (9 acres) of class 3 and 4 farmland with newly installed tile drainage system in the eastern Greenbelt, between Russell Road, Leitrim Road and Farmers Way.
Rental rate: $120 per month
Realty taxes: $950/year (2020 estimated farm tax rate)
Note: The property tax rate is conditional upon tenant qualification for a valid Farm Business Registration number through Agricorp.
Total area: 3.6 hectares (9 acres)
Current use: Fallow
Suitability: Cash crops, cereal crops or hay
Water supply: None
Power supply: None
What are we looking for?
We are looking for farmers with the following:
- At least two years’ (seasons’) experience on a commercial farm.
- A solid business plan, including realistic production and marketing goals.
- A commitment to environmental and sustainable farming practices.
- Proof of necessary start-up resources.
Leases of up to 25 years
Ottawa is one of the premier markets for locally sourced and organic foods, with a very stable economy and great long-term growth prospects. Both community-supported agriculture (CSA) farms and farmers’ markets are expanding throughout the city. Lease rates on NCC farms are affordable, and based on the average of eastern Ontario farmland rental prices.
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