Top performing fertile dairy farm


6036 State Highway 12, Arapohue

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Top performing fertile dairy farm


With over 28 years of focus on soil-health and nutrition which has resulted in excellent pasture production and livestock performance, it's therefore a pleasure to take to the market this 201.6 hectare dairy farm that has been developed so efficiently to maximise production.

Located only 11km south of Dargaville on the main State Highway in kumara and dairy country, this farm boasts flat fertile land, with approximately 78 hectares tile drained and 5% of the farm easy to rolling.

The immaculate 38 aside herringbone cowshed containing Waikato plant with in-shed feed system forms the central hub of the farm from which the races radiate in three directions. The main support sheds include two 70m Aztec herd homes accommodating 450 cows, PKE bunker, a five bay calf shed, two hay barns and a further large five bay implement shed.

Currently milking 400 cows and producing a three year average of 191,058kgMS with calving in autumn and spring allowing for two herds and year round milking.

Water is sourced from a large dam and pumped to three reservoirs, then gravity fed to troughs over the farm.

The effluent system comprises of one large pond with weeping wall and irrigated by way of travelling irrigator over approximately 25 paddocks.

Accommodation is impressive with two dwellings, sleep-out and single man quarters. The main residence is a spacious four bedroom home with internal double garage, surrounded by established gardens, deck and spa. The second dwelling is a tidy four bedroom home with two bathrooms.

Don't hesitate as properties of this calibre are rare and seldom offered to the market.

Auction (unless sold prior) 1pm, Wednesday 10th April 2019

84 Walton Street, Whangarei

6036 State Highway 12, Arapohue

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