On Friday, July 10, 2020, at 10:30 AM MDT, bidders will assemble for the absolute auction of the 10,771 +/- acre contiguous property, Farnham Ranch, located at 18498 US Highway 212, 16 miles west of Faith, South Dakota. Property sells to the highest bidder(s) auction day without minimum or reserve bid. Offered in four individual tracts and as one unit. Live simulcast internet bidding available. Bidders should register early at www.bradeenauction.com. Broker participation encouraged.
The Farnham Ranch is an impressive, well-blocked, well-balanced property which includes a modest home and improvements, is fenced and cross-fenced, and offers excellent winter protection from miles of scenic, timbered Flint Creek bottoms. The rolling pastures provide an abundance of productive native hard grass pasture. Excellent livestock water is provided from dams, Flint Creek, wells and pipeline. Wildlife habitat includes deer, antelope, wild turkey and waterfowl at its finest! Farm Service Agency (FSA) records indicate 318 acres of hay/crop production. Excellent access provided from Highway 212 which borders the ranch for seven miles, with several highway approaches.
Tract 1: Headquarters Tract – 2,430 +/- prime acres featuring miles of timbered Flint Creek, hay production, wells, dams and more. Excellent access provided as this tract includes three and a half miles of frontage on the north side of Highway 212. The 1970’s one level ranch home with attached garage is in good condition, outbuildings and corrals are fair. This individual parcel would make a great, well located smaller horse or livestock operation.
Tract 2: 2,955 +/- acres. All gently rolling, native hard grass pasture with numerous dams, wells and pipeline water system with several tanks/outlets. This tract borders Highway 212 for one mile. Three and one half sections are located in Perkins County. The Meade County section was gifted to the Black Hills State University Foundation by the ranch owners.
Tract 3: 3,010 +/- acres. A sizable pasture tract with abundant water and good native grass The tract is fenced and cross-fenced, includes timbered Flint Creek as well as stock dams and four miles of Highway 212 frontage.
Tract 4: 2,376 +/- acres. Excellent native pasture with protected draws and good stock dam water. Good access from two and a half miles of highway frontage.
Entire Unit: 10,771 +/-acres. Certainly a well-blocked, well-located, “year-round” ranch with an abundance of good native hard grass pasture that really puts pounds on your cattle. The wildlife habitat is also impressive. Certainly a significant offering in the heart of cattle country.
Property Inspection: Auctioneer/Brokers will be at the ranch headquarters on Thursday, July 2 and Wednesday, July 8 from 10:30 AM to 2:00 PM each day for information, directions, and to show the residence (available to inspect on showing dates only). Or shown by appointment. Excellent tenants of 25 years will vacate by August 1, 2020, or would be willing to remain for investor/buyer. Late model mobile home available to purchase from tenant.
This sizable ranch unit has been in the Farnham family for nearly 100 years and offers everything you have ever dreamed of owning in a cattle ranch. Ranches of this size, in this desirable Meade/Perkins County locations are closely held and rarely become available. The location near the prairie oasis of Faith, South Dakota, is convenient for livestock marketing and all ranch necessities. Make plans to inspect this property, have arrangements secured and be in attendance as this ranch will absolutely sell without reserve.
The upcoming auction site of this cattle ranch for sale will be the Baymont Inn by Wyndham Conference Center, 2721 Lazelle St., Sturgis, South Dakota.
Contact Bradeen Real Estate and Auctions at 605-673-2629 and visit www.bradeenauction.com for complete terms, conditions, photos, maps, video and online bidding registration.
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