Massive Irrigated Farm & Ranch in Eddy County


2,300 ACRES
LISTING # 30064-00002

Ranch in Eddy County for Sale


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This ranch in Eddy County has everything you dream about with a ranching operation.  From irrigated fields to pasture land.  The soil has been tested as the best soil in NM for farming. This irrigated farm is known for its high quality Alfalfa with 18% protein content with the average production of 8 tons per acre.  The family has completed a lot of improvements to the farms over the last decade.  

There are 3 homes on the property making it a great family operation or plenty of space for employees.  There are 4 center pivot systems nozzled at 900 and can be run all 4 pivots at the same time as the well produces 3300 gpm.   All of the water rights have a priority date of 1887 and allows for the use of 3 acre feet per annum. 

This is a great opportunity to own a well-established ranch in Eddy County, expand your current operation, and/or have a livestock operation. The farm is highly productive with the hay sales and has the potential to generate additional income with winter grazing of livestock.   If this farm does not have enough acreage for you, there may be an opportunity to purchase an additional 340 acres with 200 being irrigated acreage within the same area (including equipment).

The property is located in Hope, NM and consists of 2 contiguous farms with water rights.   There is  approximately 2300 acres with 1070 acres fenced under a BLM grazing lease.   There is approximately 623 acres  currently under cultivation with an additional 65 acres to be cultivated in the near future.     The are a total of 4 pivots,  flood irrigation and 1 gated pipe system.   Three acre feet per irrigated acre per annum of water will transfer with these farms. There are three homes, barns, pens, and numerous outbuildings.



Joe Cox
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Joe Cox has been a real estate broker in Carlsbad, NM since 1997 and has owned his brokerage since 2001. He specializes in NM farms for sale, NM ranches for sale, and commercial property. Owning and operating cattle ranches for almost 47 years has given Joe a vast knowledge of the cattle industry in and around New Mexico. Joe Cox has sold ranches in NM and real estate in NM for the last 24 years, giving him the experience needed to help you with your home for sale, farm for sale, ranch for sale, commercial property for sale, and any real estate need you might have.
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Ashley is native to the NM area. She grew up in Carlsbad, NM and spent her time in sports, 4H, and FFA. After Graduating college, she went on to teach 8th grade English until she decided to stay at home with her 3 children. She has been a Family/Real Estate Photographer for about 10 years now. She still loves photography and is continuing it on the side. Wanting more she got her real estate license and is ready to take on clients to help buy and sell their homes with ease. Ashley currently spends her time working on the ranch with her husband and 3 children. They own their own ranch up in the Queen NM area and run about 120 cows. She is honest, fair and competitive and willing to help make your home buying and selling easy and fun!
Jodie Chism
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Jodie specializes in ranches and farms in New Mexico and residential in and around Carlsbad, NM.   Prior to coming to work for United Country | New Mexico HomeRanch Realty, Jodie worked for USDA - Farm Service Agency for almost 20 years, helping local farmers and ranchers with farm programs.


Massive Irrigated Farm & Ranch in Eddy County

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