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 »
BEEF/GRAIN FARM 9409
Excellent opportunity to purchase a large beef, hay and grain farm, near Winnipeg. This farm consists of 1010 total acres of which 720 acres are excellent quality workable land with additional lands as pasture. The buildings on this farm are all very well maintained and all built in the early 2000 s. The 1650 sq.ft. raised bungalow home with fully finished basement offers beautiful views of the farm and is ideal for a large family. The cattle facilities are newer as well having the capacity to run up to 400 cow/calf pairs. This farm is located on excellent land capable of growing grain, beans, canola and all types of forages. This truly is a great opportunity to purchase a farm with a lot of flexibility as to the type of farming wanting to be carried on. Located only miles away from the large center of Beausejour which has schools, hospital, shopping and recreation facilities. All this makes this farm a truly great opportunity, it is well worth a look. Contact listing agent Stacey Hiebert at 204-371-5930 or Sheldon Froese at 204-371-5131.