Cooperative Agriculture Opportunity for Malheur National Wildlife Refuge

Malheur National Wildlife Refuge near Princeton, Oregon, has an opportunity for eligible and qualified applicants to conduct haying and rake-bunch grazing on the refuge. The term of the cooperative agriculture agreement will be five years, from August 10, 2023 through January 31, 2028.

Completed applications must be received by 4:30 p.m. local time on May 2, 2022.

Application materials and supporting documentation (maps) are available on the refuge website. Hard copies are available upon request by contacting Carey Goss at 541-493-2612 or

Applications can be emailed to or mailed or hand-delivered, in a sealed envelope marked CAA Application, to Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, 36391 Sodhouse Lane, Princeton, OR 97721. Late submissions will not be considered. 

Cooperators will be selected through an open and competitive process. All applicants will notified by July 1, 2022.