Beautiful turn-key dairy operation: it comes with two homes, Registered Holstein herd, 51 kilograms of saleable milk quota, machinery & equipment, dairy barn and mechanic shop/machinery storage, land base of approximately 389+/- acres: 204+/- acres of farmland (of that about 110+/- arable acres) and 185+/- acres of forest.
Primary Residence: Lovely farm house with 4 bedrooms (main floor master bedroom with views of the barn, and three upstairs bedrooms), eat-in kitchen, large family room with patio doors leading to an in-ground, heated swimming pool, 2 bathrooms, living-room, office, and single drive-under garage.
Secondary Residence: 26X32. This is a small 2-bedroom bungalow that would be perfect for additional family, as a rental or for farm help.
Land Remarks: Approximately 389+/- acres in total; 204+/- acres of farmland of that 110+/- arable acres which has been systematically tile drained. First-cut alone has yielded enough feed for the year = 250 round bales, 1200 square bales and filled 18 x 60 silo. The second silo, a 16x60, was filled with 25 loads and will be fed out over the summer. The farmer will be doing a second and third cut, with excess feed being sold throughout the year. The forested land consists of an approximate value of $100,000.00 of pulp that can be harvested, and more land cleared- 185+/- acres of forested land. There are two fire ponds on property, which reduce insurance costs. Extra land available to rent. There are 6 PID s: 03547523, 10294177, 1027820, 03574326, 10278139, 10278147.
Barn: Dairy Complex Section A, 38x72 plus 48x52, Dairy Complex Section B, 40x100 plus 16x32. Free-stall dairy facility with 86 stalls, Bou-Matic Double-4 Herringbone parallel milking parlor (upgraded 2014), computerized milkers with automatic take-offs, 800 gallon stainless steel milk tank, rubber-filled cow mattresses, alley scrapers (2014) to cross flow gravity gutter, thermostatically controlled windows, 2 breeding pens/ hoof trimming stalls, foot bath, Calf Complex with 7 pens. This facility could grow to a 70 kilogram farm and not need extra land.
Grain or Crop Storage: Upright silos; 16x60 and 18x60, and drive-in loft in barn for square bales.
Additional: Visit the following sites for more information www.dairyfarmersofnovascotia.com www.agr.gc.ca/ www.holstein.ca/en/Public
Quota Remarks: 51 Kilograms of saleable milk quota. Quota holdings may fluctuate slightly up or down from time of Listing to time of Sale, the price will not be adjusted either way.
Livestock Remarks: Purebred classified Holstein herd (85 head) and purebred Jersey cows (5 head); Overall, 59 bred heifers and cows, 8 calves aged less than 6 months, 9 calves aged 6-12 months, 14 heifers aged 12-18 months. The herd has 3 classified Excellent cows.
Machinery Remarks: 1. 1981 ALLIS CHALMERS TRACTOR 6060 591358 2. 1983 ALLIS CHALMERS TRACTOR/CAB 8010 K4621 3. 2010 CASE TRACTOR 4X4 CAB 140MaXX0M ZABE04533 4. 2012 CASE INTERNATIONAL TRACTOR/CAB/LOADER 105U ZBJL23892 5. 2015 CASE INTERNATIONAL FARMALL TRACTOR 11SU ZFJK01780 6. 0000 GEHL SILAGE WAGON BU980 50825 7. 0000 GEHL SILAGE WAGON BU980 53093 8. 0000 GEHL SILAGE WAGON BU980 49728 9. 2006 NEW HOLLAND FORAGE HARVESTER FP230 73878 10. 2010 KUHN ROTARY MOWER CONDITIONER FC303GL B0241 11. 2015 KUHN ROUND BALER VB2160 5440 12. 0000 40 KW GENERATOR 13. 0000 800 GALLON STAINLESS STEEL MILK TANK 14. 0000 5 FURROW INTERNATIONAL PLOUGH 15. 0000 28 PLATE WHITE DISC 16. 0000 LAND LEVELER 17. 0000 8- FOOT BRILLION SEEDER 18. 0000 DUMP-WAGON 19. 0000 HOULE 12-FOOT MANURE PUMP 20. 0000 HUSKY 3000 GALLON MANURE TANKER 21. 0000 311 NEW HOLLAND SQUARE BALER 22. 0000 HAY WAGONS (3) 23. 0000 CLAAS TEDDER (1) 24. 0000 CLAAS RAKE (1) 25. 0000 7-FOOT CASE ROTARY SIDE MOWER 26. 0000 CASE 600 SILAGE BLOWER (1) 27. 0000 WIC 52 BUSHEL FEED CART 28. 0000 ATKINSON LIME SPREADER 29. 0000 VICON FERTILIZER SPREADER 30. 0000 JOHN DEERE 25-FOOT ROUND BALE WAGON 31. 2016 ANDERSON ROUND BALE WRAPPER 32. 2014 HUSQUAVARNA ARTICULATE LAWN TRACTOR 33. 2013 CUB CADET LAWN TRACTOR 34. 0000 HERBICIDE SPRAYER 22-FOOT BOOM
Manure Remarks: 12x85 concrete manure storage pit, gravity fed from barn. Spreads 3 times a year: before and after 1st cut and before end of year.
Water Sources Remarks: 2 wells feed the barn and 2 homes.
Fuel Storage Remarks: Completely enclosed double-walled steel fuel tank.