Contour & Cover - Approximately 370 hectares effective, 35 hectares flats, 60 hectares rolling, 200 hectares medium and 75 hectares steep. Balance is bush.
The vendors have, throughout their farming career, front footed capital development on this farm.
The fencing is above average. The water source and distribution is excellent. The lane ways ease and enhance stock movement. The vendors vision of riparian planting, lake construction and tree planting throughout, has made this farm lend toward future proofing itself for proposed environmental farm changes.
The balance of contour, from cropable flats, easy hill to steeper, will make the feel of this farm a lot larger than 393 hectares. Livestock production has been impressive.
The house and shedding are of a good standard as well as a one of a kind Hunting Lodge.
Climate - Approximately 1700mm of rainfall per annum.
Soils - Mairoa Ash and Papa hills.
Paddocks - 72 in total. 65 paddocks have troughed water. Excellent 2 lane way system easing stock movement.
Fences - Post and batten with some electric in excellent order.
Livestock - On average over the past 5 years,1650 mixed age ewes, 550 ewe hoggets, 20 mixed age rams, 40 mixed age cows, 120 rising 1 yr bulls, 40 rising 1 yr steers.
Policy: Finish lambs or forward store depending on the market. Buy in Friesian 100 kg bull calves and sell as rising 2 yr olds.
Fertiliser History - Since 2015 375 kgs per hectare of 15% Potash Super over 360 hectares.
Flats, 500 kgs per hectares of Superphosphate, 14.5 tonne, Potassium Chloride, 3 tonne, Sulphur Super, 2.5 tonne.
Environmental Progress - Extensive workings with the Waikato Regional Council over the years to comply with upcoming fresh water regulations.
Dwelling - 4 bedroom homestead with swimming pool, double garage with office attached.
Hunting Lodge - 2 bedroom with shower and toilet and one sleep out.
Very good Broadband and mobile service.