Forestry and Agrifoods
The Agriculture and Lands Branch advertises land for agriculture purposes through the Request for Proposals (RFP) process. This land includes but is not limited to:
Through the Request for Proposals process, the Branch seeks candidates to lease and utilize land. Proposals are solicited from existing commercial farmers, part-time commercial farmers or new farmers who are in need of land to operate and develop the property as an Agricultural Crown Land Lease.
Interested individuals or groups can make application and outline their development proposals within the forms provided. Each proposal will be evaluated by the selection committee (Eastern or Western). The following criteria are used in evaluating the most suitable farm plan:
The Selection Committee will recommend the candidate with the most suitable farm plan who can demonstrate the best agricultural use of the land.
Please read the Applicant's Guide (125 KB) for more information.
The following properties are currently available for application:
|Project #||Location||Region||Application Deadline|
|2017AOI-37 ( 10.8 MB)||Buchans||Central||Open - Please contact for Additional Information|
|2017AOI-50 ( 1.5 MB)||Portland Creek||Western||Jun 5, 2017; 4:30 p. m.|
|2017AOI-58 ( 2.7 MB)||Fischells||Western||Jun 5, 2017; 4:30 p. m.|
|2017AOI-17 ( 1.9 MB)||Matthews Pond||Eastern||Jun 5, 2017; 4:30 p. m.|
|AOI2017-14 ( 1.8 MB)||George's Brook||Eastern||Jun 5, 2017; 4:30 p. m.|
|AOI2017-18 ( 1.8 MB)||Gull Rock Pond||Eastern||Jun 5, 2017; 4:30 p. m.|
|AOI2017-15 ( 1.8 MB)||Gull Pond-Lethbridge||Eastern||Jun 12, 2017; 4:00 p. m.|
|AOI2017-20 ( 5.9 MB)||Harcourt||Eastern||Jun 12, 2017; 4:00 p. m.|
|LCP2017-106 ( 2.0 MB)||Burnt Berry||Central||Jun 12, 2017; 4:00 p. m.|
|AOI2017-84 ( 2.1 MB)||Fischell's River South||Eastern||Jun 19, 2017; 4:00 p. m.|
|LCP2017-83 ( 6.6 MB)||Heatherton||Western||Open|
|AOI2017-67 ( 938 KB)||Mud Lake Road (Goose Bay)||Labrador||Open|
|AOI2017-16 ( 2.4 MB)||Lehtbridge (Big Pond)||Eastern||Open|
|LCP2017-96 ( 2.6 MB)||Shearstown||Avalon||Open|
Additional information can be obtained by contacting the secretary of the RFP Selection Committee: