Martinelli Center
3585 Greenville Road, Suite 2
Livermore, CA 94550-6710
P (925) 371-0154
F (925) 960-1550

Getting the Lease: Strategies for developing an effective Grazing Lease Proposal.

This workshop welcomed ranchers and farmers in the first ten years of production to learn about commonly asked RFP questions and work collaboratively to develop effective, "winning" answers.   Attendees also heard from a panel of experienced applicants and proposal reviewers and from across the Bay Area.  

View or download the materials produced for this workshop:

Commonly Asked Request for Proposal Questions

Tracking Chart for Rangeland Management Activities for Conservation and Livestock Production

A Guide to Developing Leases for Annual Rangeland in the Bay Area

For more information contact Rachelle Hedges at the Alameda County Resource Conservation District:,  Phone: 925.371.0154, X 3872.

Download the workshop flyer!

This training is supported by the Beginning Farmer and Rancher Grant of the USDA-NIFA program titled, Growing Roots: Deepening Support for Diverse New Farmers and Ranchers in California, Grant # 2015-70017-22868.