7,500 acres +/- Pretty Creek Ranch Land Auction Offered in 13 Tracts from 221 acres to 1582 acres & as an Entire Unit
Friday, December 5, 2014 - 1:00 PM
Auction Location: Dupree, SD
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Prime Farmland ~ Hunting ~ Scenic Ranch Land
At Pioneer Hall in Dupree, SD, on Hwy 212
West Central South Dakota
Areas along Hwy 212 have proven to be good production areas for both crops and pastures…. as the summer temperatures are cooler, and this area tends to get adequate rainfall for improved crop production.
Directions to property: From Dupree, SD, go 2 miles east on Hwy 212, then 1 mile north on Hwy 65. Property lies just off Hwy 65 as you head north.
Maps and info are in mail boxes as you reach the property. Tract Signs and Ribbons mark corners of each tract.
“One of the most productive ranches in western South Dakota”
This ranch/farm has it all---- Scenic views, miles of trees along Pretty Creek and Bear Creek for winter protection, extensive farm and alfalfa fields for livestock feed and production, or for raising grain/hay to market.
Well-managed for profitability---- and as good stewards of the land
Many Buildings & Improvements
Very efficient per animal unit
Outstanding yields, w/ winter wheat planted, & ground ready for spring crops
More land could be converted from pasture to farmland
Feedlot w/ excellent natural protection & 1000+ ft. of super steel windbreaks
Indoor and Outdoor Roping Arenas
Excellent access to every tract---borders Hwy 65 for 7 miles
This historic ranch was homesteaded by the Davis family in 1910 and has passed through many generations. Now it’s time for new families to enjoy all the improvements the Davis family has made to this property.
Outstanding Cattle Ranch! A great fit for many cattle outfits. Hard grass pastures for year-round grazing, fenced into efficient sizes. This grass will put pounds on your cattle. Excellent for cow/calf pairs and yearlings w/ the rich grass and great protection from trees and draws. Horses love this land.
A very balanced unit for the ag man who would like to raise cattle, put up his own hay, plant crops for feed or cash, and then market the fruits of his labor.
Watered by Wells, Dams, Creeks, some Springs, and Tri-County Rural Water: 3 rural water taps and 8 wells w/ submersible elec pumps, & 7 miles of pipelines across the entire property to supplement the stock dams, the 2 homes, feedlot, & tanks. 17 hydrants, most w/ tanks, plus 11 tire tanks, 10 double Thermosink waterers, & 4 Ritchie automatics.
9 REA meters to service the buildings & wells
Feedlot on Tract 6
New buyers have the 1st option to purchase any hay still on the ranch.
Outstanding Farmland! Soil Productivity Ratings as high as 90 on some pieces, w/ many averaging around 67. The farm ground is mostly Class II & III soils. 100+ bu. corn & 80+ bu. wheat has been harvested on this farm. Wheat base is 738.5 acres, w/ 1127.14 total FSA base acres. Crop insurance in place, & transfers. What great potential---big, fertile fields and open pastures-----all with great access! This offering has nice tracts of farm ground, w/ more land capable of being farmed.
Farmland: 2684.28 acres in production or hay land
* 743.43 acres Wesley Winter Wheat planted at 80 lb./acre & starter fertilizer at 75 lb./acre. Sprayed w/ Olympus. Crop is insured, & insurance transfers.
* 1297.57 acres Stubble, has been sprayed w/ RoundUp, & ready for spring crops
* 643.28 acres Hay (alfalfa and grass)
Outstanding Hunting & Fishing! ~~ Mule Deer, Whitetail, Pheasants, Grouse, Merriam Turkeys, Ducks, & other Game. Good spots for wildlife food plots.
2 headquarters sites, each w/ good homes & outbuildings & many great sites for new headquarters & homes
Centrally located to livestock markets, grain elevators, lumber, hardware, & other shopping
Long, wide barn is used for calving, & becomes an indoor roping arena
Shelterbelts, Trees, Shrubs
6 mi. of Pretty Creek and Bear Creek w/ Scenic Views, Draws & Coulees
7469.35 Deeded Acres……..Plus 160 acre Lease
Excellent roads lead to this property!
South Dakota Yellow Labs for sale. AKC Yellow lab puppies. Light color, all shots, wormed, dew claws. Championship bloodlines. We have both parents on site and they will make excellent hunting companions or family pets, well mannered, very calm. Hunting dogs from South Dakota, pheasant capital of the world. $600 for males, $700 for females. Mitchell, South Dakota. Phone 605-999-7149. Website, www.southdakotayellowlabs.com.