Banner Marsh State Fish and Wildlife Area Farm Lease 2377 (02/14/2018)
The Department of Natural Resources is
requesting Offers (bids/proposals) from responsible Vendors
to meet the State's needs. Below is a brief description of
our needs with detailed requirements in subsequent sections
of this solicitation. If you are interested and able to meet
these requirements, please submit an Offer.
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Date First Offered:
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The Department of Natural Resources requires agricultural farming services for land located at Banner Marsh State Fish and Wildlife Area. Lease #2377 is located in Fulton, Township 6 North, Range 5 East, Sections 27, 33 & 34, 4th P.M. The acreage for this farm lease is approximately 441.5 acres in 2018 and 118.6 acres in 2019 of land at Banner Marsh State Fish and Wildlife Area for agricultural purposes.
Many Department of Natural Resources owned or managed lands contain tillable acreage. These lands have the potential to generate revenue if used to grow agricultural products. It is the Department’s policy to minimize the use of such lands for agricultural production in favor of establishing annual or permanent wildlife habitats. However, the Department also recognizes that certain agricultural practices and farm income can provide needed resources for wildlife habitat, improving habitat diversity, developing cover and edge effect, and maintaining annual vegetative stages.
Invitation for Bid
2/14/2018 2:00 PM
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1/30/2018 11:00 AM
Banner Marsh State Fish and Wildlife Area
19721 North US 24
Canton, IL 61520
One Natural Resources Way
Public Act 95-971
contains registration requirements regarding bids and
proposals submitted by vendors. You must read and comply
with the requirements. See
www.purchase.state.il.us for additional information.
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