Location, Infrastructure & fertile soils

5780 State Highway 12, Dargaville

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Location, Infrastructure & fertile soils

This dairy farm is genuinely for sale as the vendors want it sold.

Quality farms with a good location always generate interest. Especially when they are productive have significant investment into the infrastructure and flow of a farm.

This dairy farm with top quality improvements has been faithfully farmed by the same family for over 20 years, now is the time to pass the baton onto another prudent farming family or investor who has the energy to realise its full potential.

Located only 10km out of Dargaville, this 247 hectare dairy farm boasts amazing infrastructure, simplistic flows for cows, fertile productive flats and is proven to be cost effective on a low input system. Featuring an excellent modern 2006 50 bale rotary dairy with Westfalia plant, automatic cup removers, fully automated drafting, plant wash system and teat spraying all combine to set this shed apart from others. The management and control of livestock is a particular key attribute, the yard and standoff pad have capacity for up to 700 cows. Shedding includes six bay calf shed with river rock system with workshop, four further implement sheds with large limestone based pad allows for maize or grass silage storage.

Water quality is very good with reticulation via two deep bores and pumped to header tank and gravity fed to troughs. Significant limestone quarry allows good rolled limestone races and further metal from the brown rock supply on farm. Effluent is compliant with a four pond system with resource consent to discharge and irrigated on the flats. With 60% of the land in flats, soil test results are indicative of the high natural fertility. Production for 2018/19 season was 174,743 kgMS from approximately 540 Jersey/Jersey cross cows under a spring calving regime.

The four dwellings offer good levels of accommodation. This dairy farm presents as a well performing unit with all capital cost met, this farm is focused on grass growth and profit.

Our instructions from the vendors are that this property is to be sold. Astute buyers will make

5780 State Highway 12, Dargaville

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