Biodynamic Farm For Sale or Lease (Posted August 2015)
Situated 40 km west of Hyden, Western Australia and the popular tourist attraction of Wave Rock, a school bus runs past the front gate to the Hyden Primary School.
"Nyonger Farm" has 4000 arable aces, with 800 acres of connecting corridors of bush which is covenanted as Land for Wildlife.
We are running just under 1500 dorper sheep that have come from merinos. We have become the the biggest producer of organic meat into the biodynamic and Organic Meat Co-op here in Western Australia by nearly twice. On the hook, we are currently getting gross $9.20 a kilo for lamb, a dollar less for hogget and $4.75 for mutton .
Also we crop 1200 to 1300 acres of crop every year, which means a three in one rotation, leaving the pasture for the sheep the other two years.
Recently we have built over twenty kilometres of new fences of eight line with seven netting and electric fence and currently building another ten kilometres.
Biodynamic wheat is currently attracting $500 - $600 per tonne. This property has been certified Biodynamic since 1995 and is currently a working functioning certified property, with solar, own emergency 12 KVA diesel power plant. Four sheds with a large workshop with a four poster hoist, oil room, 500 storage room, mezzanine floor, shearing area, super shed, two machinery sheds. An airstrip and hangar.
Dam and rain water .Electricity and air system around the buildings and yards, with a reliable supply of near fresh bore water plus dams with most paddocks serviced with piping and troughs, large coolroom and meat room.
A full plant for cropping and sheep work e.g. Automatic three way sheep drafting and weighing race, sheep yards, fixed and portable, three tractors, grader, Two cultivator bars 38 and 42 foot, air seeder, 30 foot open front autoheader, seed cleaner, front end loader, fork lift, three trucks, two motor bikes, two Suzuki's 4 x4's and a Toyota land cruiser tray back fitted out with high volume air compressor for a nematic post driver, a self propelled 51 foot by 10 inch auger and a 120 foot boomspray with a six bowl stirring machine which can cover 120 acres every 30 minutes.
A large and small home with four car ports chook and orchard veggie area and much more than in this brief description. See web site below for a virtual farm tour.
Bernadette & John Cashmore
"Nyonger Farm", 541 Cashmore Rd, Hyden WA 6359
PO Box 62, Hyden WA 6359 AUSTRALIA
Ph: (+61 8) 9880 7015
J mob: 0427 807 015
B mob: 0429 174 710
Visit us: www.nyonger.com