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Welcome to the Minnesota Department of Agriculture Farm Link service. Farm Link is a list of Minnesota farm properties that are for sale, rent and/or farmers who are interested in providing opportunities to a beginning farmer by transitioning an existing farm with no current heir. This is not a complete list of all properties available in Minnesota, but it is an online tool to assist prospective farmers with farm properties or opportunities to farm.

Contact information is provided for each property that is for sale or rent. To ensure privacy, any interest in either "Young/beginning farmers seeking to transition into a farm" or "Existing Farmers seeking to transition to the next generation" other than what is available to view is done by contacting the MDA at 320-842-6910. Information posted on this website is only as accurate as the information we have been provided by the parties involved. We encourage direct contact with the seller, renter, or realtor. Enjoy your search!

Livestock farms for sale or rent 
These farms are identified through internet searches and/or requests of realtors/owners.
Land for sale or rent 
Farm land listed is by request of realtor/owner only.
Existing Farmers seeking to transition to the next generation 
Farm owner seeking an individual or family to assume operation and/or ownership of the farm.
Young/beginning farmers seeking to transition into a farm 
Young/beginning farmers looking for operation/ownership opportunities.



Landowners, realtors, and retiring/beginning farmers interested in listing information and/or properties on Minnesota Farm Link may do so by calling Jim Ostlie at the Minnesota Department of Agriculture at 320-842-6910 or emailing jim.ostlie@state.mn.us.