Leasing Opportunity at Rural Plains
This Request for Proposals (RFP) provides the opportunity for interested individuals and organizations to submit proposals to the National Park Service (NPS) to lease NPS property consisting of approximately four acres of agricultural fields containing English and American Boxwoods and other nursery plants (Boxwood Fields). The lease will allow for the cultivation, harvesting and off-site sale of the existing plants.Request for Proposals to Lease the Boxwood Fields (pdf)
Did You Know?
Phoebe Yates Pember worked at Chimborazo Hospital as a matron, caring for the sick and wounded. Her memoirs, A Southern Woman’s Story are still in print and are considered to be among the finest pieces of Civil War literature.