Simplicity At It's Best!
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A modern and well farmed Central Southland dairy unit. Fantastic farm layout with seven metre wide races makes for a property that is simple and efficient to manage.
The conversion was completed to a very high standard by the current owners in 2011. The dairy shed is an automated 46 bail rotary however the building is the same size as a 54 bail allowing for plenty of space. 15 metre circular yard, two herd homes, covered Redpath calving shed along with a silage bunker. The main home is a large, modern and well appointed family homestead and the cottage is warm and cosy for staff.
This is a great dairying opportunity in the Central Southland District, enquire with the listing agent today.
Offers over $5,500,000 + gst (if any) will be considered.
|Land Area||160.3772 hectare|
|Nearest Town||Winton 16km. Otautau 20km.|
|Primary School||Drummond and Heddon Bush, 7km.|
|Secondary School||Winton 16km.|
|Dairy Co||Fonterra 64km.|
|Present Condition ( areas approx. )||6.5 hectares of short rotation grass with balance in permanent pasture (mostly younger).|
|Soil Types||Braxton, Pukemutu, Glenelg and Drummond.|
|Water Supply||Ring mainline 50mm. Bore depth - 22m. House water - Roof plus back up second bore by cottage which does both houses and calf shed.|
|Fertiliser||Ballance - Nutri-link recommendations and soil tests on file. Also herd home sludge is applied to crop paddocks and lease block.|
|Access & Roads||Three road frontages.|
|Supplement made on Farm||300 tonne DM of silage made on farm and lease property plus 200 bales of baleage.|
|Homestead||Built in 2013, versatile four bedroom with ensuite, 12kw ducted heatpump throughout, wood burner, double glazed, colour steel roof and attached double garage. A modern easy to live in family home.|
|Other Homes||Built in 2011, versatile three bedroom cottage, DVS and heatpump, double glazed and attached double garage.|
|Farm Buildings||46 bail rotary shed. Milfos plant with milk meters, cell count sensors, ACR's with bail gates, meal and molasses auto in shed feeding with crusher and protrack auto drafting system. 15 metre circular yard with dung buster and double loading ramp. Large calf shed with central race system, five bay hayshed, workshop, two herd homes with a total capacity of 412 cows with concrete silage feed strips. Redpath covered calving pad with a maximum capacity of 150 cows.|
|Comments||The silage bunker along with the herd home, surrounding concrete and the covered calving pad can be drained into the effluent tank. Lease - 34.43 hectares is leased from the McDonald family and watered from the dairy farm at annual rental of $46,783 + GST. (This adjoins the dairy farm - refer to attached map). Lease finishes 30 May 2021. Month by month lease of three hectares around slink skin sheds.|
|Wintered Stock Numbers ( approx )||2018/19: 194,719kg MS; 2017/18: 189,176kg MS; 2014/15 169,953kg MS; and 2015/16 169,626kg MS. 420 cows wintered.|
|Effluent||Hume concrete tank 2,000,000 litres with stirrer via separator, underground PVC 80mm to hydrants (covers all of the farm) then to weta gun.|
|Trademe Pricing Method||Enquiries Over|