Circle B Farms - orchard & diversified farm for sale, with house - Caribou, ME

Posted on March 19, 2018Last updated 1 month ago

The Land

Property Owner:

Farmer or farm family

Property Location:

287 East Presque Isle Rd Caribou Maine

Total number of acres available with this property:

51-100

Acres of cropland or tillable land:

21-50

Acres of pasture:

1-5

Acres of forested land:

21-50

Other open and/or non-farmable land

30 acre wood lot has small beaver pond and springs

Is the property enrolled in a current use or other state program that affects property taxes?:

No

Is the property protected with any type of Conservation Easement?:

No

Is there a forest management plan for forestland on the available property?:

No

If the property is contracted to be sold through a real estate agent, please provide name of agent and/or agency and the MLS #:

Karen St Peter
Farm Information

Water sources present

Available

Water sources details

4 drilled water wells can pump 100 gal per min. plus farm is on the eastern bank of Aroostook River 1 mile above dam in Caribou Me.

Barns, sheds or other structures

Available

Farm infrastructure details

5,200 sq ft packing facility with cooler & freezer, 600 amp electric entrance plus 3 phase power. 1200 sq ft repair shop, plus 14'x 22' farm stand. over 4,000 ft buried main irrigation line

Farmer housing

Available

Farmer housing details

1600 sq ft 3 bed room home spacious kitchen & bathroom. Farm is 2 miles from town of Caribou Maine, Pop. 6,500 or so

Equipment and machinery

Available

Equipment and machinery details

too much to list everything 3 tractors, 2 delivery trucks, highbush blueberry harvester, 3 mowers, planters, sprayers, 4 trailers, full packing line for blueberry operation, 75 plastic pallet boxes for apple crop, everything needed to plant and care for 12 acre mixed vegetable garden plus much more.
Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement

Property for sale

Property for sale

This is fair market value. there is just over $ 850,000, in hard assets plus you get company name, logo and business accounts. $ 1,100,000.

Sale price

$1,000,000-$1,500,000
Additional Information

Description

Circle B Farms is family farm being sold as a turnkey operation. Owner has health issues I can no avoid.  

Not just property, this is a working orchard. With 10,000 highbush blueberry plants, 600 Apple trees, 2 acres Asaparagus and 10  acre mix vegetable garden . There is a very healthy you pick operation for the berries and apples plus 90% of all crops are sold to 3 large wholesale accounts.  We have year round sales. Accounts, contracts and company name go with sale.

Owner is willing to stay on for a few years to help with transition this operation has a lot of moving parts we deliver fresh produce state wide with our own trucks all winter. We also have a value added kitchen to process off grade produce for our pre peeled and freshcut sales that work very nice with the frozen vegetables we put in the freezer.  Freezer copasity is 10 pallets.       

There is also 3 year round employees we will need to talk about when the time comes.

check out farm at www.circlebfarmsinc.com

 

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