Here is your opportunity to own a large pecan orchard located in Lubbock County and just a few miles outside of Lubbock, TX. This well cared for orchard includes 242 irrigated and productive acres of improved paper shell variety pecan trees including 190 acres of Western Schley, 40 acres of Wichita, and 10 acres of Pawnee. Located on a 298 acre tract, this property includes 1,000 feet of highway frontage on US 84 with great commercial visibility and access.
The orchard is irrigated with 8 water wells that have electric submersible pumps that are tied together in a gathering system including over 21 miles of trunk lines and laterals. The laterals are located in every other tree row and contain sprinkler risers that irrigate two rows of trees from each lateral. The irrigation system is in excellent condition and very user friendly.
The trees are being properly cared for, including fertilization, foliar applications of zinc and micronutrients, insect and disease control. The orchard floor is purposely kept bare of weeds and other vegetation to reduce competition with the trees for water. With approximately 8,500 trees, an expected yield of 600,000 pounds at 70 pounds per tree, and prices that range between $1.75 to $2.50 per pound. The earning for the year 2015 was over $1,200,000. There are also potential sales opportunities for shelled pecans through the Orchard Store located on US 84, online, and other retail outlets.
A complete set of equipment, including a cleaning plant, is not included in the sale price, but is available for separate purchase. Everything needed from the tractor, sprayers, shaker, harvesters, sweeper, chipper, shredder, trailers and vehicles is available and a complete list can be provided upon request.
If you have an interest in getting in the pecan business, or looking to expand your existing pecan holdings, this is just what you are looking for. Do not wait; call Doug Allen, Realtor, at 325-647-3254 today for more information and to set up a showing. This beautifully maintained and productive 298 acre pecan orchard is for sale for $2,700,000. Listing number 5285. United Country Heart of Texas Real Estate. Cliff Waddell II Broker.
2015 GR. INCOME $1.2 + MILL.
1000 Ft Highway Frontage
8 Water wells / 8,500 + Trees
Paper Shell Pecans