Large Scale Dairy Unit - Top Performer
672 Ruawhata Road, Tararua
About the propertyLand Area: 316. ha
Situated close to Pahiatua, this scale dairy farm is milking 850 cows with a three year average of 322,000kg milk solids.
Having a total area of 316 hectares and a milking platform of 287 hectares, this property boasts some of the best silt loam soil types in the Lower North Island along with a reliable rainfall averaging around 1200mm per annum.
Infrastructure and technology are forefront in this well-developed farm with a 54 Bale rotary shed (built 2008), auto cup removers, auto teat spray and Protrack drafting allowing a "one man" efficient milking operation.
A 600 cow feed pad provides the option for external inputs and with the farm not being subject to "Horizons Intensive Land Use Consent" restrictions it gives flexibility for the desired production system.
The list of improvements is extensive including three homes, good calf sheds and support buildings, excellent water supply with dosatron, quality metal pit suitable for races, an aggressive regrassing programme and strong fertiliser inputs.
A very handy 12 hectare runoff completes the package growing supplement and providing winter cow grazing.
If you are seeking a quality property with great location in a friendly community, scale and performance, then viewing 672 Ruawhata Road will confirm the opportunity and value offered here.
Viewings will start from late October.
Tender (unless sold prior) closes 4pm, Tuesday 5 December 2017.
Bayleys, 125 Main Street, Pahiatua.