Irrigated Te Kauwhata dairy farms for sale as either individual units or one ‘super unit’

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Irrigated Te Kauwhata dairy farms for sale as either individual units or one ‘super unit’

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The three ‘P's’ - production, potential, and position - are the key qualities of a large scale dairy opportunity which consists of four dairy units totalling 734ha (STS), just off State Highway 1, which supplied 744,211kgms to OCC last season and is


Production gains to date are only the tip of the iceberg. Combined, the units have an allowable water take of 33 million litres per day from the Waikato River from October to April. The majority of the land can be irrigated through the central pivots and k-line which have been recently completed.

With surplus water from the current allocation this offers a rare opportunity for further expansion to adjoining land and the chance to test the boundaries of profit and production in the Waikato.

Located less than 65 kilometres from Auckland and Hamilton International Airports provides easy access to your new investment no matter where you are.

The farms consist of:

124a Plantation Road, Te Kauwhata – a 206 hectare (STS) dairy unit.

  • Two central pivots with k-line and gun irrigation with an allowable take of 9 million litres per day.
  • 197,164kgms supplied to OCC last season milking 550 cows through a 48ASHB with cup removers.
  • Flat to rolling contour with clay loam/peat soils and a combination of four wire electric and post and batten fencing.
  • Improvements include a 400 cow capacity feed pad plus an array of support shedding. o Accommodation include a three-bedroom home, a four-bedroom home, and single man’s quarters 

131a Hall Road, Te Kauwhata - a 195 hectare (STS) dairy unit.

  • Partial irrigation through k-lines with an allowable take of 6 million litres per day – untapped irrigation and production potential.
  • 122,334kgms supplied to OCC last season milking 385 cows through a 44 bail rotary.
  • Predominantly easy to rolling contour with clay loam/peat soils and a combination of two and four wire electric and post and batten fencing. o Improvements include a 300 cow capacity feed pad plus a new four bay implement shed.
  • Accommodation include a three-bedroom home, a two-bedroom cottage, andsingle man’s quarters.

449 Churchill East Road, Te Kauwhata – a 139ha (STS) dairy unit.

  • Central pivot irrigation and k-line with an allowable take of 9 million litres per day – estimated that half the water is surplus to current requirement.
  • 177,843kgms supplied to OCC last season milking 180 autumn calvers and 250 spring calvers through a 25 ASHB with cup removers.
  • Easy to rolling contour with clay loam/peat soils and a combination of mixed electric and post and batten fencing. o Improvements include a 200 cow capacity feed pad, calf rearing facilities and a three-bay barn.
  • Accommodation include a three-bedroom villa and a four-bedroom bungalow.
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632b Churchill East Road, Te Kauwhata - 194 hectare dairy unit in three titles.

  • Central pivot irrigation with an allowable take of 9 million litres per day.
  • 246,870kgms supplied to OCC last season milking 570 cows through a 32ASHB.
  • Flat to rolling contour with a mixture of sandy load, silt and peat soils and a combination of three and four wire electric and post and batten fencing.
  • Improvements include a 300 cow capacity feed pad plus an array of support shedding.
  • Accommodation include a five-bedroom home, a three-bedroom home, and two single man’s quarters.
  • Also includes 2ha canopy of Green Kiwifruit and a 1ha canopy of Golden Kiwifruit.

This truly is a rare opportunity with both scale and exceptional room for growth and improvement. The farms are for sale through Bayleys Hamilton, with salespeople Karl Davis and Lee Carter.

With a vendor open to lease and sharemilking options you can confidently submit a tender to best suit your situation – contact Karl or Lee for more information and organise a time to view this collection of exceptional dairy units next to the mighty Wakiato River.

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