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|Tauranga District & Western BOP|
Bay of Plenty
|15.58 Acres, 6.30 Ha||2012|
This is a rare opportunity to purchase a unique rural property comprising of passionfruit, fig and blueberry crops, situated in sought after Omanawa in a great horticulture area which has proven to be the perfect location for these fruit. This is a special property and provides diversity with multiple income streams, innovative growing methods with huge potential for future growth along with a great lifestyle including modern 5 bedroom home.
The property consists of a total land area of 6.305 ha (sunny, sheltered and with flat contour), and includes crops of; 380 Passionfruit vines grown in a 1650m2 poly tunnel utilising unique and innovative growing methods which have produced a crop with significantly higher volumes (approximately 7 times larger than outdoor fruit). The crop of Figs situated on an area of approximately 2 ha comprises of approximately 650 Fig trees, with additional 500 cuttings ready to plant Spring 2018 on another block of 0.5 ha already prepared. The fig crops are presently 4 years old reaching maturity at 10 years, with volumes expected to double each year until maturity. There are also 900 Blueberry plants of two varieties being grown in an area of 0.5 ha beneath a covered pergola. These are now 4 years old with production volumes expected to more than double every year until maturity at 6-7 years (based on industry statistics). All crops are fully irrigated with fertigation system for feeding, and the greenhouse is fully automated with temperature control and a computerised feeding system using the latest technology. There is even more land available of over 2 ha for future development and planting, which is currently used for grazing.
The hard establishment work has been done, with good infrastructure, overall workability and ease of management in place. There is huge potential ready for the new owner to take this business and its production of crops to the next level over the years ahead. As one of only a relatively small number of growers nationally this horticulture property provides outstanding opportunity to further develop in a niche industry with minimal competition and a combination of income streams. As the new owner you will reap the benefits from the hard work of the current owner of the well established infrastructure, quality and production of crops and the development of innovative growth methods to take you into the future.
As well as this appealing horticulture business is a modern home with family living at its best in a peaceful rural setting. Built in 2012 by Classic Builders you can enjoy this substantial quality 291m2 home ideal for relaxing or entertaining with 5 bedrooms and multiple living spaces providing enough space for everyone. North facing decks spanning the length of the home lead to the various outdoor areas to enjoy including an inground swimming pool, lawns, BBQ/entertaining areas and the surrounding grounds have a variety of fruit trees for you to choose from.
You can enjoy a relaxed country lifestyle in the popular community of Omanawa with the convenience and easy access to Tauranga city and the surrounding Bay of Plenty and all it has to offer, with Tauranga Crossing an easy 10 minutes drive away.
This is a unique and special property which offers a diverse and desirable lifestyle and successful business from a combination of income streams, with huge potential for future growth abundant with opportunity. A property that ticks this many boxes is rare - don't delay and call Debbie on 021 810011 to view and secure your future on this sensational property.
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Walk in Wardrobe
Internal Garage Access
More than 2 car garaging
Office / Study
2 Living areas