455 Acre Farm with Good Water and Irrigation. Welcome to one of the better irrigated farms in Early County, just north of Blakely, with very fertile soils and good water. Located 30 miles east of Dothan, 50 miles west of Albany and 80 miles north of Tallahassee Florida.
The total acreage of this farm is 455 acres, with 320 irrigated acres, 25 acres tillable dry farm land, approximately 65 acres planted pines and the balance in hardwoods and marsh. All the pines are merchantable 15 to 25 year old trees, 27 acres of the pines are in the CRP program, paying $1,700. per year. Soils on the farm are very fertile Tifton, Faceville and Greenville loams. The farm is extremely well maintained and produces high yields. Water is pumped from Lake Louise, which is a spring fed lake. Brunson Branch and Breastworks Branch follow the east property lines, flowing from the lake.
All irrigation equipment is electric. There is a brand new (July 2018) 7 tower Valley pivot with low pressure nozzles, a one year old 8 tower Valley system with low pressure nozzles and a Valley 9 tower pivot. Water is pumped with a Cornell pump powered by a 60 hp Baldor Reliancer electric motor and a Cornell pump powered by a Baldor Reliancer Super E 125 hp motor. All electric is underground.
There is a beautiful home site at the back of the farm, close to the lake. The current owners have a travel trailer parked under a shed with built on front porch nestled under lots of large oaks, also there is a wooden utility shed for storage. There are deer and turkey on the property for the hunting enthusiast. Numerous dove shoots are generally held on the farm during dove season. The farm is currently leased to a local farmer. MAKE AN OFFER!!