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A well set up and balanced property of flat contour comprising predominantly free draining soils. Proven production history averages 262,000kg ms over six years from 600 cows. The typical management plan includes between 9 and 12 hectares of winterfeed and summer turnips to new grass per annum with 80 cows wintered on farm. May be purchased as a going concern.

Land Area 236.0347 hectare
Nearest Town Winton 30km, Invercargill 60km.
Primary School Heddon Bush 15km.
Primary School Bus Bus at property.
Secondary School Central Southland College 30km.
Secondary School Bus Bus at property.
Freezing Works Alliance Mataura 80km.
Sales Yards Lorneville 54km.
Dairy Co Open Country supply number 13283.
Present Condition ( areas approx. ) 9 hectares summer turnips to new grass, 11 hectares swedes, 12 hectares young grass, the balance of effective area in pasture progressively renewed.
Soil Types Balance of free draining alluvial soil with small area of clay loam.
Weeds & Pests Generally clean. Small area of scattered gorse.
Subdivision ( No of Paddocks ) Main 91 main paddocks plus holding.
Fencing Mainly two and three wire permanent electric fences.
Water Supply Sourced from two Waterforce bores (the most recent being 5.4 metres deep and being the primary supply) in the vicinity of the homestead and reticulated through 50mm mainline to troughs. Three houses have roof catchment plus an independent spring.
Fertiliser Maintenance of 250kg/ha 20% Potash, 100kg/ha DAP 135. Spring application of 100kg/ha Ammo 36. Autumn application 18kg/ha urea. Last season three applications of whey and one tonne of lime per hectare.
Access & Roads Dissected by tarseal highway with underpass plus Munro Road a secondary internal road.
Supplements At 1/6/2021 - 9 hectares of swedes with 270 bales of balage and 100 TDM of pit silage.
Supplement made on Farm Approximately 200 tonne DM grass silage made on farm plus 20 bales baleage.
Homestead Modernised early bungalow home or stucco exterior with iron roof. Accommodation includes five bedrooms, island bar to living area and adjoining lounge, diesel fire with heat transfer system. Double garage and single carport.
Other Homes No. 2 - Modern brick bungalow with coloursteel roof. Accommodation includes three bedrooms, kitchen/living area with Yunca multiburner. No. 3 - Hardiplank bungalow. Two bedrooms, open kitchen/living area to north facing verandha.
Farm Buildings 50 bail rotary shed with De Laval plant and 500 cow yard. Excellent nine bay calf shed, workshop, original woolshed converted for bobby calves, three bay hay barn.
Comments In addition to the freehold land, the vendors farm an adjacent area of approximately 56 hectares in conjunction and milk off part of this area from time to time.
Wintered Stock Numbers ( approx ) Generally approximately 80 cows wintered on farm.
Production Target 2020/21 280,000kg ms; 2019/20 273,101kg ms; 2018/19 267,260kg ms; 2017/18 254,540kg ms; 2016/17 253,299kg ms; 2015/16 264,128kg ms; 2014/15 263,348kg ms and 2013/14 270,316kg ms.
Contour Description Flat to easy terrace.
Effluent Green water wash to 60 day lined storage pond and weeping wall. Spread via K Line, travelling irrigator and three sets of six medium pods. Underpass has a pump to sludge beds.
Consent - Water Expires 4th April 2026.
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