This 807.5 acre cane farm in the Upper Haughton has 794 acres of cane cultivation. The vendors have set it up for easy management utilizing dual row planting with long rows and a recycling system collecting all the tail water and 6 recycling pump connected to the approximately 7 km of 12 and 15 poly pipe that takes the water to all outlets around the property.
With a Sunwater allocation of 10 meg per ha, water is pumped by two 12 China centrifugal pumps and one 6 centrifugal on a smaller 30 acre paddock across the road from the main farm.
The farm is on 3 titles and consists of mainly Baratta clay soils. Next years crop is estimated at approximately 22,000 tonnes with 150, acres fallowed for planting in 2015. This has already had Gypsum applied and will be furrowed ready to go in the planting season. Fifty acres of this land is planted to mung bean and already well advanced.
The gated water outlets are all spaced to eliminate any cup changing thus making irrigation batch changes fast and efficient.
No machinery is included in the sale. This property is in the Invicta Mill area and in the Burdekin's premier growing area with easy access to both Ayr and Townsville. Call Cass today for more information or arrange an inspection.