The Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forestry is offering a 2 year lease, with renewal option, of 29 acres farmland for grain crop production in Parke County, Section 24, T17N, R8W. Bids will be accepted until 10:00 a.m. EST, March 1st, 2019. For a complete copy of the contract or questions please contact Steve Siscoe, Property Manager, at 812-648-2810. The lease shall only be used for the purpose of grain crop production and shall be for the 2019 and 2020 crop years, with a renewal option. Payments must be made at a minimum of 50% of the total contract by January 1st of each year of the contract, with a minimum of 50% of the total contract submitted with the bid. This amount will be applied to the successful bidder’s first year’s lease. The successful bidder will be required to maintain the property in the existing or better condition as described in lease documentation.