Name: Paul Goodman
Phone: (312) 777-0038
Farm: King’s Hill Farm
Address: 19370 County G, Mineral Point, Wisconsin
Listed with a real estate agent? No
About the farm: Kings Hill Farm is an organic fruit and vegetable farm located in Mineral Point, southwest Wisconsin. The organic farm, buildings and associated infrastructure occupy approx. 40 acres. Farming acreage is served fully by irrigation, water well and pumps; The remaining acres contiguous to the farm occupy several hundred acres that consist of woodlands, ponds, conservation reserve land, and separately leased farmland for organic crops (corn; soybeans; hay; cover crops etc.).
Currently in operation? Yes
Type of farming: Certified Organic Vegetable Farm
Farm structures available? Yes
The farm buildings located on the farm are:
1. fully-furnished farmhouse (with facilities on the ground floor for seasonal workers/common room/kitchen/bathroom/laundry);
2. packing and cooling shed (3 stainless tables, 2 market scales, bag sealer, 4 basin stainless sink, 1 300 gallon stainless bulk tank, plastic food grade folding tables, stainless greens spinner w/ 15 greens baskets, stainless green bean bagging machine, 4′ X 15′ Brushwasher (Mennonite roots wash line), 2 pallet jack, dollies, rolling dollies, harvest totes and bins, sheers, knives, bags, 25 large collapsible 20 bushel harvest bins, air compressor set up, ice machine, heated pressure washer (in need of repairs), fatigue mats, mouse traps, 1 bakery shelf, brooms, squiggies, 2 door stainless fridge, hoses; barrel washer, equipment shed;
3. two greenhouses (48’x32’ / 98’x32’);
4. one hoop house (50’ x 20’)
5. equipment shed
Harvest – Potato digger, under cutter, 3 pt harvest basket; Potato planter, 3 pt Dema 22 row seeder, transplanter, water wheel, bed ripper, 3 rotavators, 3 bottom plow, tine weeder, 1 Allis G (converted electric), 2 Kubota tractors (45HP and 92HP), basket weeder and beet-knife cultivator, 3 pt cement mixer, brush hog, snow blower, fork lift, forks, bucket, flat bed trailer, generator, fans, diesel and gas fuel tanks, scraper blade, gandy drop spreader, cone spreader, 2 potato cultivators, plastic mulch layer, hog paneling, manure spreader, bat wing mower, 2006 Ford Cargo van, chevy 1500 4X4 truck, ’07 Sprinter Refrigerated Van
Irrigation Equipment – Water tanks, stationary pipe, blue lay flat hosing, banjo fittings, drip emitters and tools, well on tap, flex hoses – 2 pumps
Perennial Forest (approx. 5 acres):
Rhubarb, raspberries, asparagus (roughly 1.5 acres), currants (red, black and pink), elderberries, service berries, hi bush cranberries, hazelnuts, chestnuts American/Chinese, Filbert European/Turkish, pine nuts, quince rubicon/Japanese flowering, apples, peaches, pears, Asian pears, cherries, plums, apricots, comfrey, chives, lilacs, and habitat species
As of 2021 season, there are approximately 125 CSA members signed up located primarily in the Chicago and Mineral Point, WI areas.
Farmhouse available? Yes, five bedroom house with additional seasonal worker housing. HVAC and solar panels. Very comfortable.
Asking price: TBD