Attention vegetable growers!
246 hectares in the heart of the Ruataniwha Plains in Central Hawkes Bay. Comprising approximately 140 hectares of LUC 1 land, arguably some of the best cropping soils in Hawkes Bay. The balance of the property comprises stony gravels which provide an excellent balance. Generous water consents from 3 bores are in place until 2025. A consent to share water from a permanent artesian stream is also in place.
Improvements include 3 homesteads, large 1750sq mtr pack house numerous implement sheds and hay barns and other storage sheds. A central all-weather track gives access to the pack house and working hub of the property. This property has been farmed by the same family for 3 generations.
Presently growing a wide range of process vegetable crops for export and domestic markets. Also over the years, a wide range of small seeds, maize and other cereals have been grown, with excellent yields achieved. Seldom do blocks with quality soils, reliable irrigation, quality housing and shedding, present themselves to the market in Central Hawkes Bay. An opportunity exists here to continue with the process vegetable growing or diverse into a range of other farming enterprises from dairying to milking goats under a cut and carry operation.