292.99 hectares (723.97 acres) located 26km east of Waipukurau, with primary schooling at Flemington 18km from the farm and secondary at Central Hawke's Bay College in Waipukurau. This is a well-balanced property with 20% flat to easy contour, 72% rolling to medium and 8% steep. Rainfall is approximately 1000mm per annum and altitude ranges from approximately 200-300masl. Farm water is supplied from the Farm Road Water Scheme and reticulated throughout the property, plus additional water from dams. Fertiliser programme includes, Superphosphate at 300kg/ha 2014 and 2015, 300kg/ha Dicalcic 8S 2016, prior to 2014, 300-400kg of Dicalcic per hectare was applied (soil tests available). Well subdivided into 62 main paddocks with six holding paddocks and laneways with good access throughout. The vendor has been achieving very good weights finishing bulls and trade lambs.
There's a well maintained 1960s three bedroom homestead with updated kitchen and bathroom set in attractive grounds plus additional sleepout. Farm improvements include two x three stand woolsheds, two sets of cattle-yards, two sets of sheep-yards plus one set of satellite yards at the back of the farm, killing house, haybarn, implement shed and shearers' quarters.
At December 2016 the property was carrying 350 yearling bulls, 115 2yr bulls, plus 155 sheep. Cropping programme includes 10-15ha of turnips or rape plus 5-10ha of winter crop. This is an attractive farm located in a popular Central Hawke's Bay farming district.