For New Farmers
#441- Ongoing hydroponic greenhouse produce operation in Tiverton, RI (southeast central) for lease to own: 17A, of which about 11A are in woodland, the rest are occupied by two gutter-connected double-poly greenhouses, 30’x100’ and 60’x 200’ heated by fuel-oil furnaces, and a three-bedroom furnished farmhouse with nursery and office. Business currently generates about $35,000 annual revenue, and owners are willing to provide transitional consulting services to the purchaser for a fee
#526 – Farm in Saunderstown, RI (east central) for sale: 4.55A agriculturally zoned with about 2A fenced pasture and about 1A cleared grassland. Buildings include: renovated three-bedroom, two-bath house with many amenities, including a wood-fired pizza oven that could be used for processing farm produce; large heated work barn with two finished offices and apartment potential on the second floor; 72’ poly house; aviary with peacocks; chicken coop; livestock barn with year-round water and electricity; two sheds; a two-seater outhouse. In addition, there are beehives, a garlic garden, planted asparagus, grapes, a chestnut tree, mulberry trees, and established vegetable garden.
#556 - Farmland for rent or lease in Johnston, RI (north-central): reasonably-priced long-term leases ($100-$200/A plus fees for land management and utilities) with options to renew are offered to experienced farmers for parcels of 2A or more. There is a pond and there are lines to fields with a water pump currently under repair. There is access to 150 sq ft of barn space with the potential to rent additional space. There is also a second-floor apartment for rent on the property, all located near major highways and a major city. Additional information and an application form can be found at the website.