Date Lease Agreed To: ________________________
Lessee: B. & J. Cattle Company Phone: (928) 715-0362
P. O. Box 7 Mobile: (602) 882-6413
Wickieup, Arizona 85360 E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Lessor: _____________________________ Phone: ____________________
_____________________________ Fax: ___________________
Re: Cattle Grazing Lands at Whispering Ranch, Maricopa County Arizona
Legal Description / Assessor’s Number __________________________________
Lessor agrees to lease to Lessee (B. & J. Cattle Company) the above property for the purpose of
cattle grazing under the following terms and conditions:
1. Effective Date of Lease: Beginning: ______________ Ending: _________________
2. Lessor agrees to pay Lessee the sum of $10.00 per acre per lease period for the
maintenance and upkeep of the above open pasture land owned by Lessor(s).
3. This agreement may be used for applying for Agricultural Tax Status to the County
Assessor’s Office, Maricopa County Arizona. Designation of such status is at the sole
discretion of the Maricopa County Assessor’s Office.
4. Lessor remains responsible for non-pasture land maintenance (e.g., trash cleanup).
5. Lessee shall pasture the minimum or more head of cattle to qualify for Agricultural
Grazing status. Lessee shall be solely responsible for the care of the pastured livestock
and Lessor shall not be responsible with respect to death, injury, or loss neither of
livestock nor damage caused to fencing, equipment, etc., caused by the livestock.
6. Lessee shall not make any improvements without Lessor’s written permission.
7. Lessee indemnifies, defends, and holds harmless Lessor with respect to any claim from
loss or damage to persons or property arising out of Lessee’s use of property.
8. This agreement shall be subordinate to all present and future ground leases, mortgages,
deeds of trust, or any other encumbrances by Lessor. In the event of sale or alienation of
Lessor’s interest in the property, this lease shall terminate (not assignable).
9. All notices shall be in writing and delivered to the above addresses unless notified in
writing of any changes in addresses. Lessor shall notify Lessee of any sale of the
property, including contact information of the new owners.
10. Lease will be delinquent after 60 days written notice by either party.
Signed by B. & J. Cattle Company (Lessee) ___________________________ , Agent
Signed By Property Owners (Lessor(s)): ____________________________