Additional Dairy Farm For Sale Information
This farm is all new since the fall of 2014 and spring of 2015 because of a tornado that wiped out the original facilities. The farm is running as a containment grazing dairy with a capacity to 650 head milking. Heifers moved to another set of building on the farm or to custom heifer raiser.
The features at the farm include two homes and living quarters for eight workers, shop, office, eight commodity bay building, 6,500 gallon milk storage, swing 28 parlor, hospital facilities or calving and treatments. Additional features include 300 head bedding pack for cows, 86 x 400 monoslope barn for additional 300 cows, commercial outdoor wood stove that heats all heated buildings at the milking facilities, many other feature to numerous to mention.
The land is all in one block with 515 acres more or less tillable and 151 of improved pasture all laid out for grazing. The farm has over 300 acres with access to spring or creek water year round. One of the great features of the farm is the valley with open water and a new well. This valley feedlot area can support over 600 heifers or 400 dry cows thought the winter months.
The current herd consist of 450 cows that are available and 30 springing heifers for 2018. They are all crossbred with Montbeliarde, Viking Red and Holstein/Friesian cross. The cows have a somatic cell count of 242,000 with a 18,500 butter fat adjusted pound average. This is a closed herd.
Feed supply is not a problem, we are 32 miles from one of Iowa’s largest hay auction, Neighbor Feed and 45 miles from commodities like hominy, soyhulls, etc.
On November 1, 2017 my neighbor farm sold for $6,600 per tillable acre and $3,000 for unimproved pasture. There is more land coming up for sale or rent in the area.
Give me a call, call for a tour and I will be happy to introduce you to the neighborhood and the folks I have faith in. By the way this farm can be switch to a beef operation with 1,150 head feedlots and capacity for 200 beef cows or 300 feeders on grass. Iowa Dairy Farm For Sale. Wyoming Iowa Dairy Farm For Sale. Dairy Farm for sale in Wyoming Iowa. - data last updated: 11/5/2017
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