Rodger Rider

Farming Status and Plans

Farming status:

Part time

Description of farming status, plans, and practices:

Roger is currently keeping 30 dairy cattle, on a partner's farmland, but is currently looking to lease his own land. 

Description of marketing method:

The current farm markets the milk through a private company, and Roger intends to continue with selling the milk through that method. 

Farm Characteristics

Desired acreage:

51-100

Infrastructure required:

Barns or other facilities for storage of equipment, livestock, and crops, Water access, Fencing

Crops and Livestock

Primary Livestock:

Cattle - Dairy

Farmland Tenure

Tenure options desired:

For Lease

Description of tenure options desired:

Open to different options-- "looking to get started again!" Leasing for 3 to 5 years is preferred 

Additional Information

Experience & education:

Farm owner, Farm management

Experience description:

Roger has been working with dairy cattle for roughly 30 years, but also kept beef cows intermittantly.