This has to be one of the finest dairy farms in Rerewhakaaitu. Set on the banks of Lake Okaro which is well known for fishing and water sports, with Mount Tarawera in your backdrop. The biggest bonus is that the contour falls away from the lake, keeping the lake's water quality. Area 121ha more or less. Milking 325 cows last season production 132,000kg m/s, has achieved 147,000kg m/s. Rearing between 70-80 calves, go off in December. The farm winters 200 cows. Supplementary feed 150T of PK, balance all grass system. Contour flat to undulating, with one of the best soil types in the area being Rotomahana mud. The farm is well raced and fenced into 66 paddocks with very strong pastures. The farm is split by a main road with an underpass servicing 33ha of the total area which is fully deer fenced with a deer shed as well. Water is from farm bore, submersible pump to two 25,000L tanks. Farm buildings include a modern easy one man 20 aside herringbone shed, Waikato plant with Dosatron. The yard holds 340 cows. There is a 90-day lined effluent pond, effluent is spread by 2 irrigators covering 40ha through hydrants. There is a wide range of support buildings with implement sheds, calf sheds and barns. The main house is a partly renovated 4-bedroom home set amongst mature grounds. The second home is also 4 bedrooms. The third being a 3-bedroom home. Located 25 minutes to Rotorua. Can be purchased as a full going concern if required.
View By Appointment Only
Expressions of Interest
Closing at 4pm Thursday 29 November 2018 (unless sold prior) (+GST if any)