Results from the 2016 Census of Agriculture show that Manitoba had the largest proportion of farm operators under 35 years of age and the second youngest population of farm operators in Canada. Total cropland was up 7.3% due in part to area that was flooded and fallow at the time of the 2011 Census, returning to production… Read more »
Total farm area decreased 0.9% from 160.2 million acres in 2011 to 158.7 million acres in 2016. Shifts in tenure were responsible for some of this decline, as rental agreements tend to cover only productive land. The area of cropland increased as farmers cleared, drained and upgraded marginal lands to support crop production, shifted practices to reduce the need for summerfallow, and returned… Read more »
GRAIN FARM 9392
Excellent opportunity to purchase an established, extremely well managed and cared for grain operation. The farm consists of 830 acres of good grain producing soil, able to grow an assortment of cereal crops, beans and peas. This farm has an excellent set of buildings by way of newer hopper bottom grain storage, machine shed, large insulated workshop and machine storage shed. The farm is situated on a very attractive yard site with several mature trees and gardens, located near the thriving town of Killarney, which also has a hospital, schools and a newer recreation facility. Additional 1100 acres of rented land also available.. Contact listing agent Stacey Hiebert at 204-371-5930 or Sheldon Froese at 204-371-5131.