Dannevirke Dairy 153ha


Property I.D.: RAL738
Price: $5,495,000
Land Area: 153 hectares
Productivity: 1200 kgMS/ha
Other: 54 bail rotary, feed pad, 3 houses
District: Tararua
Nearest Town: Dannevirke
Address: 461 Kiritaki Road
Bedrooms: Main home 4, ensuite, games room

Additional Features:

Enjoy the reliable climate in the rain shadow of the Ruahine Ranges with this extremely tidy 153 hectare dairy farm

  • Heart of the farm is the centrally located 54 bail rotary dairy, as neat as a pin and with the furthermost paddock only a 1km walk.
  • Concrete platform, in-shed feeding, ‘Wetit’ teat management.
  • Feed pad is alongside the dairy plus two superb 250 tonne silage bunkers.
  • Three year average of 1200kg milk solids/ha under a system 3-4.
  • Impressive 400m2 four bedroom main home with office, games room, two en suites and gas infinity hot water system.
  • The open plan living area features tiled floors, polished stone bench tops and a gas oven. Bifold doors open to a large sheltered patio.
  • Heating provided by a log burner and 3 heat pumps plus the home is double glazed.
  • Second dwelling is also four bedroom with large garage and there is also a single man’s quarters near the dairy.
  • Regular pasture renewal program of around 10% per annum and excellent soil fertility with 6.0 pH and Olsen P mostly 40-50. Soils are mainly Matamau silt loam and Kopua silt loam.
  • Local school is within biking distance and Dannevirke just 10km.
  • For those with a liking of the outdoors, there are plenty of trails to explore in the nearby Ruahine Ranges.

There are just so many features about this well-loved farm, you really do have to see it to do it justice…like we’ve not talked much about the excellent six bay workshop or the cow-friendly races…and at around $30/kg milksolids it is priced to sell so do not delay your inspection.





About Robert Dabb

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Office 06 323 3363
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Email: robertd@ruralandlifestylesales.com
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 sales.com in 2012