A highly-productive low-input
dairy farm on the outskirts of Hamilton – and encompassing
a substantial quantity of lifestyle block sized sections –
has been placed on the market for sale.
in Ngahinapouri some three kilometres south-west of
Hamilton’s metropolitan boundary is a 336-hectare block
comprising 17 combined titles – 14 of which are lifestyle
block proportions. In addition, Drumlea Farm leases an
adjoining 27 hectares of land on its northern boundary which
is used mainly for grazing replacement cattle.
farm currently milks some 750 cows – with all replacement
stock carried on the property. At its peak, the farm has
carried up to 920 cows. Production records from the past
decade show the unit has milked between 252,000 and 353,000
kilogrammes of milk solids annually.
property at 99 Livingstone Road is now