Dalton Downs is widely regarded as one of Marlborough's Premium Dairy Farms. Located in the heart of dairying in Marlborough, Canvastown this 313ha (774 acres) dairy operation nestled in a sheltered valley adjacent to the Pelorus River. The farm is predominantly flat with gentle slopes on the valley and consists of four titles.
Dalton Downs is budgeted to achieve 300,000 kg ms with a milking platform of 242 hectares. An opportunity exists to purchase this large dairy property at an attractive entry price giving you plenty of upside for production and profit.
Currently milking 670 cows, this property has made significant production gains in the last two seasons achieving 295,000KG MS with further increase budgeted due to the introduction of 15ha of ex forestry land added to the dairy platform making this a desirable size of 242ha in total. The property has a high standard of farming Infrastructure and includes a 44 ASHB "De Laval" plant milking shed, four quality sheds (implement, calf, hay sheds), 30T Silo, a new fully compliant effluent pond is now completed.
Boasting three dwellings including a modern 286sqm permanent material main homestead of five bedrooms and two bathrooms plus double garage. Two further cottages offer comfortable living for staff on site.
Dalton Downs is a farm of scale with a proven track record represents a fantastic opportunity to produce a strong return, farm and live in a friendly sunny rural community while enjoying all the recreational pursuits of the Marlborough sounds right on your doorstep and should be at the top of your list of Dairy farms to view today.
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