Solicitation for Snakeden Hollow SFWA Farm Lease 2398 - Spoon River Forest (11/29/12)
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.
IPB Reference Number:
DNR Reference Number:
Date First Offered:
Small Business Set Aside:
The Department requires agricultural farming services for land located at Spoon River Forest-Snakeden Hollow State Fish & Wildlife Area, Knox County, IL, Township 11 North, Range 3 & 4 East, Sections 12, 7, 8, 17, 18, 19 4th P.M. 285.4 crop acres are available for lease in 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016.
Many Department 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 states.
A mandatory vendor conference shall be held November 15, 2012, 9:00 a.m. at the Spoon River Forest-Snakeden Hollow SFWA, 1936 Route 167, Victorial, IL 61485. See A.5 of the solicitation document.
Invitation for Bid
11/29/2012 2:00 PM
11/15/2012 9:00 AM
Spoon River Forest-Snakeden Hollow SFWA
1936 Route 167
Victoria, IL 61485
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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