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Farm ID 2124

    Farm ID 2124
Property Description:

Island Farm is comprised of 234+/- acres in the Sandy River Valley of Western Maine.  NRCS classifies 121 acres as prime farmland and 134 as being of Statewide importance. Predominant soil types are Fryeburg silt loam, Lovewell-Cornish complex and Masardis loam. The Sandy River runs through the property, with some fields and the buildings on the North side and the bulk of fields on the Southern side. There is a ford that is used except for high water events. Approximately 2.5 +/- miles of water frontage with two perennial streams too, truly an intervale setting. Lots of road frontage on both sides. Route 4 has lots of Rangeley traffic, great exposure for sales.  27 miles to Rangley, 16 miles to Farmington, 32 miles to Saddleback, 34 miles to Sugarloaf. We are grass based cow/calf operation, founded in 1999. A couple of acres of market vegetables.

Extensive equipment list and building measurements available upon request.

Priced at $700,000 for land and buildings.
Equipment and livestock available for separate sale.

“The information herein is believed to be accurate, but not warranted and should be verified by the buyer.”

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Listing Address:
15 Farm Road Avon, ME 04966
Main name: Ellen Foster
Co-Applicant: Jim James
Listing Date: April 11, 2017 00:00
Current Farm Use: Grass fed beef, hay and mixed vegetables
Total Acres: 234
Acres in Pasture: 70
Tillable Acres: 115
Farm House: Yes
Predominant Soil Type: Fryeburg-Loam
ME County:
  • Franklin
Suitable for Growing:
  • Apple/Fruit
  • Beef Cows
  • Berries
  • Dairy (Cows)
  • Flowers
  • Goats
  • Grains
  • Greenhouse
  • Hay/Forage
  • Herbs
  • Hogs
  • Horses
  • Livestock
  • Ornamentals
  • Pasture
  • Poultry
  • Row Crops
  • Sheep
  • Vegetables
Tenure Interests:
  • Standard Sale
  • Owner-financed Sale
Farm Structure(s):
  • Barns
  • Storage
  • Shop
  • Greenhouses
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