Finding Land to Farm

The Finding Land To Farm page provides information about:

  • Finding land for sale
  • Tips for finding land to farm
  • A state-by-state listing of Land-Link programs
  • And more…

Individuals interested in purchasing farmland might also be interested in our , which lists resources related to funding land purchases and other needs.

This page is organized into three main sections:

  1. 速蛙云流量怎么用:General Resources about finding land to farm, both national and regional.
  2. 速蛙云流量怎么用:Land listing services, both national and regional.
  3. 速蛙云流量怎么用:LandLink programs by state. LandLink programs “link retirement and farm exit approaches with farm entry strategies.” For additional information on LandLink programs visit the .

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1. General Resources about Finding Land to Farm

  •  page has a number of useful ideas and links.
  •  page has analysis of farmland prices throughout the country, as well as a host of statistical information and research reports related to farmland ownership and pricing.
  •  is a National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service (ATTRA) publication, available free on the web.
  • has a  with useful information and publications about strategies for finding land.
  • offers a with sections on farm seekers, farm transfer planning, landowners, educators and advisors, and communities. Land For Good’s programming is largely oriented toward New England.

2. Land Listing Services


  • has a farmland classifieds page that helps link farmers and land, and also lists job opportunities and equipment for sale.
  •  is the largest rural listing service in the nation specializing in land for sale.
  •  is a national search engine that allows you to search for farmland real estate listings in any part of the to farm
  • lists farmland for sale.
  •  lists resources for those looking for farmland for sale.
  •  helps link farmers and gardeners looking for land, with people looking to share their land.
  •  allows you to search farms for sale by category and location.
  • Mother Earth News lists farms and rural properties at their  page.
  •  is a website with lots of information about rural land, farms, ranches and more.
  • Rodale Institute’s  forum replaces their former ‘classifieds’ page.
  • is the first true online marketplace for the $32 billion U.S. farmland rental market, optimizing returns for landowners and helping farmers access land to expand operations. For more information, call 833.845.5225.
  • is a web application that links farmers directly to farmland for lease in their area. Includes maps and use history.

Regional & State Resources for Finding Land to Farm

  • California: Red Hawk Reality is a specialist in CA farmland .
  • Upper Mid-West: The Land Stewardship Project’s Farm Beginnings Program has a resource called , which lists land opportunities in the upper Midwest.
  • Midwest: The Midwest Organic and Sustainable Education Service (MOSES) has a resource listing farmland for sale/rent, and farmland wanted called .
  • Minnesota and Wisconsin: rural land in these states can be found at .
  • Minnesota: The Minnesota Department of Agriculture’s  is a compilation of farm properties that are for sale or rent and that already have the infrastructure in place to raise livestock or that could potentially be modified to raise livestock.
  • Massachusetts/Southern New Hampshire: Tufts University’s  lists land availability at the 
  • Vermont: Learn about the Vermont Agriculture Land Access Database

3. The following is a State by State listing of Land Link Programs that may help you in finding land to farm

This listing is adapted from the listing of network participants in the . If you find broken links here, please let me know by sending me a message using our contact form. You can also find a list of FarmLink Programs from the . And check out  from Practical Farmers of Iowa. They are in Iowa, but the listings are nationwide.






Iowa:  AND







New Hampshire: 

New Jersey: 

New Mexico: 

New York: 

Catskills Farmlink is a collaborative of regional organizations, agencies and Cornell Cooperative Extension that supports Catskills farmers by offering online “classifieds” about educational programs…
Columbia Land Conservancy and Dutchess Land Conservancy established a partnership expanding the Farmer Landowner Match Program to serve farmers and landowners in both New York counties. The Match…
The Finger Lakes LandLink is a project of Cornell Cooperative Extension Tompkins County and Groundswell Center for Local Food and Farming. The purpose of LandLink is to facilitate connections between…
The Hudson Valley Farmland Finder is a resource for farmers and landowners. This website is managed by Partners of the Hudson Valley Farmlink Network and serves 13 counties in the Hudson Valley. 
North Carolina: 





Rhode Island: 






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