expand_more How does Find A Farmer work?
1. Create an account
2. Build a profile that describes your desired farm characteristics (as a land seeker) or your farm’s details (as a landowner)
3. Tell your story—what you have, what you’re looking for, your values and experience; and upload photos
4. Use the search tool to look for landowners or land seekers that meet your criteria
5. Start an anonymous conversation by adding a friend and sending a message
expand_more Is Find A Farmer free to use?
expand_more Do I have to be a member of Practical Farmers of Iowa to participate?No, membership with Practical Farmers of Iowa is not required to use the Find A Farmer service. Anyone with internet access and an email address is free to join.
expand_more Does Find A Farmer work outside of Iowa?Yes. Although Find A Farmer was created by Practical Farmers of Iowa, we want this service to work all over North America.
expand_more Can Find A Farmer be used to find a lease arrangement, or is it only for selling a farm?The Find A Farmer service can be used to make a match for permanent land transfer, or short-term lease arrangements. Find A Farmer helps provide the platform to find a match and start the conversation, but it is up to the two parties to work out the details of the agreement.