FOR BOTH LANDOWNERS AND FARM SEEKERS

 Is Farm Link only open to residents of South Carolina?

Yes

Does it cost to participate?

There is no fee associated with SC Farm Link.

Are conversations/matches binding?

SC Farm Link simply facilitates conversations between farm owners and farm seekers. There is no obligation to commit to a transition.


FOR LANDOWNERS

Is this a real estate listing service?

SC Farm Link is NOT designed for real estate agents or those simply looking to sell property at the highest price. This program is designed to facilitate conversations and matches between landowners and new and beginning farmers.

Is selling my land the only option?

No, a lease, lease-to-own, employment, or other business arrangement may work best for you and your operation.

What information will be giving out?

No names or contact information will be given out without your permission. If there is the potential for a match with a farm seeker, you will be contacted and told more about them before they are allowed to contact you.

Where can I apply to the program?

Download the landowner application here


FOR FARM SEEKERS

Do I have to have farming experience?

You are not required to have farming experience to participate in SC Farm Link, but it is strongly encouraged. SC Farm Link does not teach people how to farm.

Can I still participate in Farm Link if I already have a farm?

Yes, Farm Link is designed for both beginning and expanding farmers.

Where can I apply to the program?

Download the farm seeker application here