Lime Creek Farm
Sumter County, Georgia
Lime Creek Farm is a pure income producing irrigated farm located in the heart of southwest Georgia. The farm consists of 978+/- acres of gently rolling income producing irrigated crop fields, merchantable pines, and mature hardwood bottomland along the scenic Lime Creek. Property attributes include:
> The farm is predominately income producing irrigated farmland with a combination of dry farmland, extensively managed planted pines, and hardwood bottomland. The farm has excellent soils for agriculture and timber production.
> There are three center pivot irrigation systems (One 12 tower an two 10 tower) irrigating approximately 665 (GIS) acres. Irrigation is supplied by two 10-inch wells, 460 feet deep, with a max rate of 1200 gallons per minute and one 12-inch well, 300 feet deep, with a max rate of 1200 gallons per minute. Additional permit to pump from Lime Creek is available.
> The irrigated farmland currently leases for $175/ac providing excellent annual income. The farm has excellent crop base acres: Wheat - 610.8 Cotton - 699.8 and Corn - 297.4
> Approximate timberland acreage includes: 160 (GIS) acres of bottomland mature hardwood. 140 (GIS) acres of merchantable 1987 planted loblolly.
> Beautiful frontage along the scenic Lime Creek providing excellent recreational opportunities.
> Local Attractions: Lake Blackshear Resort and Golf Club
Map & Boundaries
The farm is located approximately 10 miles east of the town of Americus, Georgia minutes from Lake Blackshear Resort and Golf Club. The farm is easily accessible from Macon, Albany, and Columbus, Georgia. This area is well known for its high quality agricultural presence and excellent hunting.