Weekend - County of Mercedes, Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina , Argentina
County of Mercedes, Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina.
County of Mercedes, Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina. District VI. 8 km from the hamlet of M J García and asphalted road, 10 km from national route 5, 15 km from the city of Mercedes and 112 km from the city of Buenos Aires. The farm can be accessed via M J García or Mercedes
48 hectares (118.6 acres)
FACILITIES AND IMPROVEMENTS: The farm has a 800 m long popplar trees avenue. It leads to the farmyard, which offers a set of buildings and a park with stands of mature trees. There is a cottage, built in a rustic countryside style, featuring 2 bedrooms, fully equipped bathroom, living room with tall windows which ensure nice views of the park, eat in kitchen with new electric water heater. Each room has a salamander wood burning stove. Aerial with amplifier for air tv. Foreman house with a bedroom, fully equipped bathroom and living/dining room with salamander wood burning stove. The buildings are supplied with excellent water through an electric pump which draws directly from well. There is also a hand pump. Services: monophasic electricity. Grill and home made clay kiln. Garage cum shed attached to the foreman´s house. Hen house (can be used as a shed or converted into pens). Walker with excellent reinforced fences. Fences are in good condition. Cattle yard with drive alley and loading chute. Windmill with round water tank (used as swimming pool in summer). This tank has a cement floor and can hold 60000 litres. It supplies water to 4 troughs and through pipes it delivers water to different feeders where pigs are semi-intensively raised. Pens are out on the field and movable, so the entire piggery can be dismantled fast
Agriculture and cattle farming. Ideally suited for weekend recreation and rural tourism. As far as agriculture is concerned, soybean, sorghum and wheat are planted yearly on 28 hectares on a rotational basis (corn and sunflower used to be grown as well). Prime Angus breed of cattle is raised in the other fields. At present there are 50 head of cattle, among cows, calves and bull, which are supplemented with balanced forage in bunkers specially installed for that matter