Sample Short-term Lease Agreement
This agreement is between
(tenant), for the lease of certain parcels of land for the purpose of
[describe agricultural purpose(s) and operation].
1.The parcel(s) contained in this agreement are is/described as follows: [parcel location,
acreage, bounds, features, condition, etc.]
2. The term of this lease shall be from
except as terminated earlier according to the provisions below.
3. The tenant agrees to pay a lease fee to the landowner of $
per acre or
total, per year. The tenant agrees to pay such sum at the beginning of the
lease term and on the anniversary thereof unless otherwise mutually agreed. A late
penalty of up to [ ]%/month may be assessed on all late payments. This lease fee may
be renegotiated annually.
4. Permitted Uses: The tenant is permitted all normal activities associated with the above
purposes, including but not limited to:
The tenant agrees to employ standard best management practices. It shall not be