Table grape unit par excellence

Unique opportunity to invest in Eden farm, in extend of 69.998 ha. The farm consists of 3 properties (Malanot, Opkyk & Eden) and has the combined potential of producing 51.35 ha of table grapes as an independent economical production unit. The current owners has invested substantial amounts in the upgrade of a dam from a capacity of 22,000 m³ to almost 42,000 m³. Old orchards were removed and 19.07 ha were replaced immediately with table grape varieties like Crimson, Joybells, Sweet Globe and Sugar Crisp. Uneconomical orchards including varieties like Bonheur, La Rochelle and Bellevue were removed, which provides a 12.29 ha potential development in the short to medium term. Residential buildings were also upgraded and maintained. The owners also ensured that the pack shed is in good working condition and adequately equipped to pack table grapes. Capital was also invested in worker accommodation by upgrading electricity, sewerage systems and water supply systems. The irrigation networks with main pipelines, pumps and filtration systems were upgraded and is currently geared to irrigate 51.35 ha of table grapes on the farm. The farm comprises of three portions; however, it is operated as a single unit and is on the market as such. The farm is sold as a going concern and has all the necessary infrastructure to support itself. Farm details: • Table grape production = 51.35 ha • Water: 3 dams with 60,000 m³ combined capacity. Water rights of 49.6 ha at 5,000 m³/ha. Total = 308,000 m³ or ±6,000 m³/ha. This is sufficient to irrigate 51.35 ha at 6,000 m³water per ha per year. The water allocation is deemed to be more than enough to irrigate the entire farm with significant excess water reserves. • Pack shed: Equipped for table grapes packing. Size = 1,093 m² • Buildings: Residential: 3 x five-bedroom houses & 1 x three-bedroom house Total size = 1,642 m² • Conference/Function hall seating 200 guests Size = 351 m² • Office: 3 units Size = 138 m² • Worker accommodation: 23 families Size = 1,056 m² Most of the infrastructure is of a good / excellent quality Pam Golding Agriculture would therefore like to offer the opportunity to buy the Eden Farm for agricultural purposes or as part of a lifestyle investment.

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