Productive Citrus Farm
Size of farm: 48.3 with 28 hectares water entitlement
Situated in the lower valley around the town of Addo/Sunland
7 kms to The Addo National Park, 28 kms to Kirkwood, 75 kms to PE, 50kms to Uitenhage.
The Sundays River Valley is renowned worldwide for the supply of citrus.
House 1 : Well-maintained Home with lounge, dining room, 2 bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchen with scullery and laundry.
Huge shed size 25 meters by 10 meters and under cover parking and Chicken Poultry infrastructure.
House 2 : Neat Home consisting 3 bedrooms, bathroom, dining room, lounge and kitchen.
Infrastructure: Chemical Pump house with an extensive irrigation system in place, storage dam
Irrigation: Water is supplied from the Gariepdam and the origin, the Orange River.
The whole farm’s irrigation system is under micro irrigation.
Lower Sundays River Irrigation Scheme delivers by canal into storage dams onto the farms.
Citrus: 41.3 hectares planted to citrus under drip irrigation
The orchards are made up as follows:
Lemons 8,450 planted to 15.21 hectares
Navels 7,000 planted to 12.6 hectares
Novas 7,400 planted to 13.32 hectares
Total citrus 22,850 planted 41.13 hectares
The citrus tree ages are between 9 and 14 years old and the tree condition vary from good to excellent.
Income for citrus are available to qualified buyers only.