Listed below are descriptions of preserved farms for sale (including auctions of preserved farms). To learn more about a listing, use the contact information below to contact the person directly. For more information or to create a listing for yourself, please see the Farm Link Program's linking process.


ID
Number
County Town Descriptions of Preserved Farms for Sale
1453 Somerset Hillsborough

47-acre preserved farm for sale. Open with perimeter trees and a round pond at the east end. Top of hill running east-west, and nice north-south slope for potential grapes or full-sun crops. Frontage on Long Hill and Wertzville Roads. Currently farmed by a local farmer in an oats and hay rotation. Phone: 908-625-9504; Email: rio_rose1@verizon.net. 6/15

Auction Warren Asbury

88-acre preserved farm to be auctioned, wtih circa 1770s farmhouse and 2-acre spring-fed pond. The auction will take place on June 11, 2015. For more information, see the auctioneer's website.

1450 Warren Washington

154-acre preserved farm for sale. The farm is ready for the right person, with fencing throughout and a 16-stall barn, 6 beautiful fenced-in pastures, a riding ring, hay storage barns, and farmhouse (4 BR/1 BA) with 4-car garage. On the other side of the farm is a highway entrance and farm market building to accommodate people during the farm’s fall festivities (pumpkin picking, pony rides, etc.). A class A stream runs through the pasture to accommodate livestock or vegetable crops. The farm has 4 easy access entrances, is surrounded by a park system with the community college next door, and is very close to Tractor Supply. Available for $1,300,000. Phone: 908-612-6131; Email: horsesleighfarm@aol.com. 4/15

1449 Mercer Hamilton

52-acre preserved farm for sale, with convenient location within minutes of I-95, 295, NJTP, Rt. 206, and Rt. 130. Rolling pastures, great for crops, livestock, greenhouse. Presently used as a horse farm with paddocks , 8-11 stall stable with wash room, and fencing. Phone: 609-529-6055; Email: jstewart@glorianilson.com. 4/15

1412 Cumberland Bridgeton

5 acres of pastureland outside of Bridgeton for sale – the farm has no trees as is virtually flat with no major hills or valleys. This farm does not have a well or house or farm buildings. The soil is rich (not sandy, not stony, not much in regards to clay). Phone: 856-776-1274; Email: tomrsteve@yahoo.com. 4/15.

1448 Warren Hope

The Land Conservancy of New Jersey is selling the Beaver Brook Farm, a beautiful 137-acre preserved farm. The farm is located five minutes from Rt. 80 (exit 12) at 341 Johnsonburg Rd. in the Hope Township Historic District. The farm has 65 acres of tillable land and is picturesque with rolling fields and views of Jenny Jump Mountain. The Beaver Brook runs through the rear of the farm, providing a water source for the farm and excellent habitat for wildlife (fish, water fowl, other species). The farm has two exception areas, providing opportunities to develop a farmhouse/residence on the farm. Available for $749,500. Phone: 973-541-1010; Email: surgo@tlc-nj.org; Fax: 973-541-1131.

Auction Warren Great Meadows

122-acre preserved farm to be auctioned along with adjacent 54-acre unpreserved wooded parcel (175+ acres total). The auction will take place May 12, 2015. For more information, see the auctioneer's website.

1444 Monmouth Cream Ridge

170-acre preserved farm for sale. Large parcel of cropland with good quality, sandy loam agricultural soils, most recently used for hay production. Fenced with 4-board wood horse fence into 2 large fields, with water to both. A tributary to Doctor’s Creek forms the northern border of the property. The preservation easement allows for a home to be built on the property (by exercising the easement’s residual dwelling site opportunity (RDSO); at least one person living in the residence has to be actively engaged in the farm operation). Two other houses on adjacent lots are also available for purchase. For further information please call us at 609-259-7555. Asking price $1,400,000. See also the Perretti Farms flier. Phone: 609-259-7555; Email nicolaa@perretti.com. 3/15

1429 Burlington Chesterfield

Former Princeton Nurseries farm for sale. The farm consists of 219 acres of prospective preserved farmland for $1,712,500 (the farm will be preserved at closing with 4 TDR credits/building lots remaining). This parcel is also known as the Buttonwood Farm and also includes the Orr Road Lot. See Stanley Skeba Commercial Realty LLC and the contact information above for more information.

1428 Burlington Chesterfield

Former Princeton Nurseries farm for sale. The farm consists of 103 acres of prospective preserved farmland for $841,000 (the farm will be preserved at closing with 2 TDR credits/building lots remaining). This parcel is also known as the Thompson Farm. See Stanley Skeba Commercial Realty LLC and the contact information above for more information.

1427 Monmouth Upper Freehold

Former Princeton Nurseries farm for sale. The farm consists of 114 acres of preserved farmland for $825,000. This farm has excellent road frontage and would make for an excellent retail market location. This parcel is also known as the Wemple-Hannon Farm. See Stanley Skeba Commercial Realty LLC and the contact information above for more information.

1421 Monmouth Cream Ridge

Perretti Farms, the number one breeding and equine facility in NJ, is offered for sale. The farm consists of the main farm (393 acres, three parcels) and the Yearling Farm (186 acres). The main farm: Arena Barn parcel includes custom-built estate home, professional indoor riding arena, 40 stalls, viewing lounge, and conference room; Second parcel includes Main Barn with stallion quarters, 40 stalls, in-house lab, offices, and 2nd floor apartment; third parcel consists of 73 acres. The farm is complete with numerous outbuildings and expansive fields, all with automatic waterers, to suit any equine need with housing on each parcel. The Yearling Farm: has state-of-the-art 40 stall horse barn with automatic waterers, offices, tack rooms, hay storage, equiciser and outdoor arena; there is also a 20 stall barn, the property is fenced, with water to each field; and the preservation easement allows for a home to be built on the property, with the approval of the CADB and SADC.

The properties are close to The Horse Park of New Jersey, New Meadowlands, Monmouth Park, New Jersey Turnpike, and I-195, and are ready to become a training or breeding center or riding facility. All farms are in the Farmland Preservation Program. For more information or to arrange a visit, see www.perretti.com or call the office at 609-259-7555 or email nicolaa@perretti.com. See also the Perretti Farms flier3/15

1411 Cumberland Lawrence

21 acres of cleared, certified organic farmland for sale. The preserved farm is currently being used to grow and sell organic products and is located on the western side of Millville. Close proximity to the highway to Philadelphia. Property includes a 2 BR single family home. There is a newly constructed greenhouse with a processing area and a new 16x13 compressor. A large 40’x30’ barn is also located on the property to conveniently store farm equipment. An irrigation system is already in place which also includes a new plumbing system. Phone: 305-525-5984; Email: Coachbrenda1111@gmail.com; Fax: 305-238-7426. 9/14

1410 Cumberland Fairfield

We have 69 acres of farmland available (30 acres of which are wooded). It’s a preserved farm, and the land was used for planting trees and shrubs. Land has 2 wells (14 in – 18 in). Owners would like to sell the farm or do a lease with option to buy. Phone: 856-451-3383, 856-491-5055; Email: morrisseyrolland@comcast.net. 9/14

1408 Salem Pilesgrove

41.7-acre farm for sale, currently in the process of being preserved by the township. The preserved farm will have 1-acre available for a residence. An adjacent 25-acre parcel (not preserved) may also be available. Phone: 732-204-1126; c: 908-477-0291; Email: exit109re@gmail.com; Fax: 732-452-0752. 8/14

1405 Hunterdon Oldwick

25-acre farm for sale (preserved through Farmland Preservation Program), along with adjacent separate 10-acre farm lot for sale (preserved through other means). The 25-acre preserved farm includes a 2-acre non-severable exception area, rolling level land, and open fields. Full engineering report including LOI done in 2013. Located on the Rt. 78 corridor and is perfect for most agricultural uses. Phone: 908-310-8800; Email: sortepio@gmail.com6/14

1402 Sussex Wantage

35.40-acre preserved farm for sale (8.40 crop acres, 18 pasture acres, 8 woodland acres). 12-stall horse barn, 2-acre stocked pond, and original 1760 farm house with 1860 addition. Same owner since 1959. $399,000. Phone: 862-354-7668. 5/14

1386 Monmouth Manalapan

48-acre preserved farm for sale. Property includes two lots, one lot with 12.96 acres of farmland with wood perimeter and second lot with 34.55 acres open farmland, gravel driveway, pond, and wood perimeter. Currently managed in and producing nursery stock for a landscaping business. Amenities include electric, bathroom facilities, office with heat/central air, and alarm system. Property has an irrigation system (pond and well) for the nursery stock, an insulated machine shop with 3 overhead doors, and quick access to Rt. 33 and other major highways. It is truly a turnkey operation. Property also includes potential to build one house for person engaged in the farm operation. Phone: 732-530-9377; Email: allmonmouth@verizon.net; Fax: 732-446-9821. 11/13

1343 Gloucester Monroeville

17.3-acre preserved farm for sale – 6 clear acres and 11 wooded acres. Good for farming or horses. Located one mile ffrom Rt. 55. The farm also has a 2-story house built in 2006 that sits on a 1-acre severable exception area. Phone: 856-625-5413; Email: stevcin@comcast.net.  5/12 

1340 Manchester Ocean Up to 200 acres available for sale or long-term lease. The property is mostly wooded and with native plants, has some surface water, has sand roads throughout, and is centrally located between NYC and Philadelphia on Route 70. The property is not preserved but is deed restricted through being in the Pinelands Preservation Area (PPA) (permitted agricultural uses include berry agriculture, native Pinelands species, forestry, and beekeeping). Three smaller adjacent parcels also available - two are restricted by zoning and PPA (development credits have not been severed), and one is in the designated Highway Development and could support farm market purposes. Phone: 732-204-1126, c: 908-477-0291; Email: exit109re@gmail.com; Fax: 732-452-0752. 5/12
1333 Burlington Columbus 125-acre preserved farm for sale. The farm has 118 tillable acres, 40 acres of which are irrigated and 20 acres of which are currently being farmefd with 20,000 Christmas trees (Douglas Fir and Norway Spruce/Blue Spruce) valued at approximately $20/tree. There is a 1,962,000 gallon irrigation pond, an underground irrigation system, an agricultural well (275’ deep), pole barns, and an open shed. The soils are good for crops, livestock, horses, and greenhouses. The farm also has a housing opportunity (a Residual Dwelling Site Opportunity (RDSO)) that could be exercised. Phone: 609-529-6055; Email: jstewart@glorianilson.com. 3/12

 See also: Preserved farms for sale, posted 2004 to 2010 

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Auction Websites

The SADC, CADBs, and municipalities periodically purchase, preserve, and resell farms at public auction. Auctions of this type, as well as other auctions of privately-owned preserved farmland, are often listed in the table above of preserved farms for sale. 

For more information about SADC, Farm Service Agency, and other auctions, see the links below. 

Organization Details and Website
State Agriculture Development Committee (SADC)

SADC Auctions Page - The SADC periodically resells at public auction farms it has preserved through the Farmland Preservation Program.

USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) USDA FSA Resales Page - The USDA Farm Service Agency periodically auctions farms it has foreclosed on. These farms may not be preserved.
Private auctioneers Private auctioneer websites - Individual landowners and government agencies sometimes use private auctioneers to sell the preserved farms they own. An example of a private auctioneer that has auctioned preserved farms is the Max Spann Real Estate and Auction Company.

 

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