||Riverton 6km; and
Colac Bay 6km.
|Primary School Bus
|Secondary School Bus
||Fonterra, Edenale 73km.
|Present Condition ( areas approx. )
||103 effective grazable area.
1ha of fodder beet;
1ha of swedes;
4ha of rape; and
5ha new pasture last season, 7-20ha in previous years.
||Te Wae Wae, Orepuki, Makarewa with some Otaitai sandy soil.
|Subdivision ( No of Paddocks ) Main
||Two wire electric mostly.
||One bore for dairy shed (at dairy shed) and one to stock. Pump to tank in paddock two and then gravity fed to all paddocks via 32mm mainline. Also back up springs on each side of the main road.
||Fertiliser NZ, Ballance Agrinutrients. Records of fertiliser, N application on file.
|Supplement made on Farm
||106 bales of hay and 238 bales baleage were made on farm in conjunction with the lease block.
||Three bedroom plus office Linea weatherboard home. Kitchen/dining area separate to lounge/living area. Mostly double glazed with a wood burner and HRV system. Attached garaging.
||Three bedroom hardi plank cottage with heatpump, aluminum windows and double garage.
||36 aside dairy shed built in 2009 with Milfos plant, 360 cow rectangular yard with in shed meal feeding system;
five bay calf/implement shed (24x9m);
six bay calf/implement shed (29x9m), both built 2010/2011; and
concrete feed pad for 360 cows with sump for soils and liquids to effluent ponds (44x20m).
||01 June 2019.
|Wintered Stock Numbers ( approx )
||350 cows wintered.
||As at 7/03/2020 120,867kg MS, 272 cows being milked, peaked at 334.
2018/19 146,000kg MS 320 cows at peak milk.
Milked 150 cows in June 2018, these were dryed off 10th July last winter.
2017/18 150,844kg MS, 340 cows at peak milk.
2016/17 125,037kg MS, 330 cows at peak milk.
2015/16 130,209kg MS, 330 cows at peak milk.
||Flat to easy.
||Stone trap at shed, gravity to sludge bed and then to 90 day clay lined pond.
Two pond systems, solid first pond. Pump out of second pond to two k lines of pods.
Consent 450 cows May 2028.