Lease of Farm Land
LEASE OF FARM LAND, MUSKEG LAKE CREE NATION (MLCN)
In total, (35) locations of farm land are available for lease under the MLCN terms and conditions.
The LEASE is valid for a three (3) year term commencing on the 1st day of JANUARY, 2019 and ending
on the 31st day of DECEMBER, 2021. Provided that the LESSEE is not in default under the terms of the LEASE, the LESSEE shall have the option to extend the term of the LEASE for one (1) additional term of two (2) years commencing on the 1st day of JANUARY, 2022 and ending on the 31st day of DECEMBER, 2023.
The lease will be solely for the use by the Tenant, not to be assigned or sublet or occupied by anyone other than the Tenant without prior written consent from the MLCN. The Tenant will be responsible for any costs associated with farming the lands. The Tenant shall cultivate, seed, control weeds, insects and disease and harvest crops on the land in a sustainable manner. This land is to be leased on an “as is” basis. There are no warranties offered or implied on the condition of the property.
Tenders shall be submitted in a sealed envelope and must be accompanied by a certified cheque, trust cheque or bank draft in the amount of 20% of the bid per location, which will be returned to unsuccessful bidders. Failure of the successful bidder to conclude the transaction will result in forfeiture of the deposit as liquidated damages.
Payment for leasing the farm land is to be paid in two installments: the first is a pro-rated payment made upon execution of the Lease Agreement and the remaining is payable on or before May 1, 2019, with all subsequent payments to be made as stated in the lease agreement.
The MLCN reserves the right to accept any tender submitted in whole or in part or to reject any or all tenders and to waive any irregularities. Tenders submitted from parties who are in arrears with the MLCN will not be considered.
Due to the current Canada Post Strike, NO MAILED TENDERS. CLOSING DATE DEC 21, 2018, 11:59 am.
Tender documents, specific locations, maps, etc. may be obtained at the following address:
Land Manager, MLCN
P.O Box 248
All amendments to the associated notice, including amended documents, plans and specifications (where applicable), are issued by the originator of the notice.