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Apiti, 589 Oroua Valley Road

Fantastic Farming In Northern Manawatu.

Price by Negotiation

Listing Number: FG6811
About this listing
Consolidation of farming operation creates spectacular opportunity near the tranquil and idyllic Manawatu township of Apiti, this property is sure to appeal. Currently run as a Dairy Unit, this 167 ha (413 acres) property, (Subject to Survey) plus approx. 16 ha river accretion, has the potential for a multitude of applications. Fenced into approx. 50 paddocks, with a combination of conventional and 2 wire electric, the milking platform has a Herringbone Double Pit Dairy shed, with a 36 and 20 aside configuration. Metaled stock races allow for easy movement around the farm. Contour is approx. 115 ha (285 ac) flat and comprises a mix of Kopane and Kiwitea Loam soils which could lend themselves to dairying, stock finishing or cropping, with potato's grown in past. The balance is a mix of contours. Average production of between 120,000 and 140,000 kgs/ms with crops of Fodder Beet, Chow and Lucerne being grown. Average annual Rainfall of roughly 1200mm , 270 replacement calves are also reared on farm. Farming policy includes regressing 10 -15 % annually with 150 kgs DAP being applied annually. This property also has a two-stand woolshed, with 3 bay Implement attached.
Also, a larger decommissioned woolshed currently is used to rear calves but could quite easily be reconfigured. Water is supplied by natural springs, self-articulating to paddocks. Ideal for the recreational hunter / gatherer, with many a nice fish being caught in the Oroua River which borders the property. A nice stand of native bush also complements the property. There are options to consider with this farm be sure to investigate.

Call me today to view or visit one of our open days.
Open Days: Wednesday 20 March 11.00am to 1.00 pm or Sunday 24 March 11.00am to 1.00pm
Open Days: Wednesday 3 April 11.00am to 1.00 pm or Sunday 7 April 11.00 to 1.00 pm.

Tenders Close 4.00pm 11 April 2019.(unless sold prior)To be submitted to Harcourts Office, 36 Fergusson Street Feilding.

Property Information
  • Property Type: Dairy
  • Land area: Bush Area Hectare: 2, Cultivatable Hectares: 115
  • Land area
    • Land Area Acres: 413
    • Land Area Ha: 167.00
  • Property Features: Average rainfall (Average Rainfall/Climate: 1200)
  • Location & services: Nearest Town: Feilding, Location / District: Apiti, Rural Delivery (Yes), Schooling Secondary: Feilding, Bus Secondary (Yes)
  • Fencing: Fencing - Type & Condition: Conventional and 2 Wire Electric
  • Land contour: Flat (ha: 115), Hill: 10, Rolling: 40
  • Subdivision - No Paddocks: Main: 50
  • Soil Types: Kopane Loam and Kiwitea Loam
  • Shelter Trees: Pines
  • Water supply: Natural Spring
  • Fertiliser: 150kgs/ha DAP Annually
  • Access & tracks: Metaled
  • Stockyards: Yes
  • Land Usage: CurrentlyDairy Farming and Calf Rearing
  • Present Stock: Dairy Cows
  • Sheds: Main Shedding: Herringbone Double Pit, Other Shedding: Woolshed, 36 & 20 Bail Holding
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Harcourts Feilding

Team Manawatu Realty Ltd

Licensed REAA 2008

36 Fergusson Street
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