Prime silt loam – beef, crop or dairy


Property I.D.: RAL711
Price: $6,995,000 Tararua
Land Area: 226.3228 hectares
Productivity: 580 cows
Other: 54 bail rotary, silt soils
District: Tararua
Nearest Town: Mangatainoka
Address: 672 Ruawhata Road
Bedrooms: 3 x 3brm

Additional Features:

Soil doesn’t come much deeper and richer than this river silt. Combine that with the reliable Tararua District summer rainfall and it’s a great recipe for superb pasture performance

  • Effective grazing area of 205 hectares
  • Excellent 54 bail rotary dairy with concrete platform and automatic cup removers.
  • Protrack animal ID and drafting system mean the dairy can be handled by one person.
  • Expecting 210,000 kg milk solids this season from 580-600 cows.
  • Up to 16 tonne dry matter/ha pasture growth has been assessed.
  • A 600 cow concrete feed pad plus similar sized bark chip loafing pad
  • Resource Consents in place, and the property is not in a Horizons Priority Catchment.
  • Three houses and a wide range of support buildings
  • A great network of races to the 45 paddocks, with the majority within 1.5 km of the dairy.
  • Well located around 10 km from Pahiatua and 35 minutes from Palmerston North.
The asking price represents sound buying for a multitude of land uses




About Robert Dabb

Mobile 027 255 3992
Office 06 323 3363
Home 06 353 0298
Robert has been involved in the rural sector his whole working life and in real estate since 2006. He has experience as a Dairy Farm Consultant and was the lower North Island Regional Manager (Shareholder Services) at Fonterra Co-operative Group from 2000 through to 2006. He holds a Bachelor of Agricultural Science degree from Massey University. He has a wide network of contacts across rural industry and enjoys professionally marketing rural and lifestyle properties. Robert together with Richard Anderson formed Rural and Lifestyle in 2012