Enfield/Papakaio Dairy Farm that backs onto the Waitaki Plains. Presents an opportunity to acquire a property milking 670 cows for $24,500 per ha. Options to convert back to dairy support or an irrigated beef block exists. The property is well appointed with 3 homes, 36 A/S herringbone shed (6 years old). Several calf sheds and featuring a large covered 700 cow loafing barn, meaning excellent supplementary feed utilization. The 200ha dairy platform is irrigation by K/line from a private scheme sourced from the reliable Lower Waitaki Irrigation Company.

An attractive property with scale at an entry price to suit many first farm buyers.

An option to purchase or lease adjacent 80ha run/off (5 bedroom house, woolshed, cattle yards etc).

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Address 105 Mcleods Road, Enfield, Oamaru
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Residence Waitaki
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Nearest Town Oamaru 20kms
Location 105 Mcleods Road, Enfield
Primary School Weston(NE year 8) 12kms, Papakaio (NE to Year 8) 10km
Secondary School Oamaru
Secondary School Bus State Highway 83
Freezing Works Pukeuri
Sales Yards Waiareka
Dairy Co Oceana
Present Condition ( areas approx. ) All pasture
Soil Types Timaru Silt Loam
Average RF 550mls
Weeds & Pests Minimal
Subdivision ( No of Paddocks ) Main 40
Holding 2
Fencing Good standard, 80ha deer fenced, some waratah and post 2 wire
Water Supply 6 Units Awamoko Scheme, also from irrigation
Irrigation 78L per sec LPS, RRIC 54% share, 58ha via K/line (effluent press). Some dark sides on timers to eliminate run off.
Fertiliser 70T superphosphate. Regular maintenance. Individual paddock tests available for the last 7 years.
Access & Roads Tracks in good condition
Supplements Surplus feed made into balege
Homestead 5 bedroom family home
Other Homes 2x near new 2 bedroom cottages
Farm Buildings 36 A/S Herringbone milking shed with 500 cow circular yard and 300 cow side yard. Covered vet race and side pens. Covered Loafing barn (700 cows). 2 x 3 bay calf sheds. 1 x 4 bay calf shed with 2 bay lockup workshop.
Comments Own white gravel quarry
Yards At Shed
Production 2014-2015 season 221,000kgs MS from 650 cows once a day from October. 2015-2016 season, 260,000kgs MS from 700 cows, milking 16 hours from October to February, then once a day. Projected this season 250,000 MS from 670 cows
TB Status C10
Rates Other To be assessed
Contour Description Mainly flat to rolling to steeper faces
Effluent Effluent pond 30 day storage with press dispersed through irrigation system
Shelter Trees 25ha Pine Trees, 6-30 y/o



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