Mixed Cropping & Finishing Unit

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343 Reid Hill Road, Waikoikoi, Eastern Southland


  •  343 Reid Hill Road, Waikoikoi

This 80 hectare unit is a versatile farm under its present regime with the mixed cereal cropping finishing policy. The farm has a nice feel to it, the easy rolling contour coupled with its warm northerly aspect make the farm appealing. The strong reliable soils ensure consistent grass and crop growth throughout the seasons. A superb finishing block or a cropping addition this property warrants your inspection.

Land Area 80.927 hectare
Nearest Town Gore 20km; Waikoikoi 5km; Tapanui 18km.
Primary School Waikoikoi Primary School.
Secondary School Gore High School; St Peters College; Blue Mountain College.
Freezing Works Alliance Mataura 32km.
Sales Yards Charlton 25km.
Present Condition ( areas approx. ) 14ha autumn sown barley, 17ha autumn sown oats, 6ha autumn sown wheat with the balance 40ha permanent pasture.
Soil Types Waikoikoi.
Weeds & Pests Clean and well maintained.
Airstrip No
Water Supply Six units with Glenkenich Scheme. Troughs to all paddocks except one.
Fertiliser 375kg/ha 15% potash super annually on pasture. Additional fertiliser on crop and baleage paddocks, including some variable rate lime and super. Crop yields (4yr average): 12T wheat per hectare; 8T oats per hectare.
Access & Roads Reid Hill Road - Gravel.
Homestead Three bedroom brick and roughcast home, heated by a metro woodburner and a heat transfer system to the bedrooms. Sleepout attached to the garage.
Farm Buildings Three stand flat board woolshed and covered in yards, three bay enclosed workshop.
Yards Covered sheep yards.
Wintered Stock Numbers ( approx ) Stock presently on farm as follows; 470 hoggets lambed; 350 dry hoggets. Stock numbers varied in previous years depending on crop area.
Shelter Trees Several mature plantings.
Contour Description Easy rolling ridges.
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