Springer Farm • 95 acre organic dairy for sale with house • Knox (Waldo County), ME

The Land

Property owner

Farmer or farm family

Location

700 Brooks Road, Knox, ME 04986

Total number of acres available with this property

95

Acres of cropland or tillable land

20

Acres of pasture

40

Acres of forested land

45

Farm Information

Water sources present

Available

Types of water sources present

  • Drilled well

Barns, sheds or other structures

Available

Farm infrastructure details

see full description

Farmer housing

Available

Farmer housing details

see full description

Equipment and machinery

Available

Equipment and machinery details

see full description

Is the property protected with any type of Conservation Easement?

No

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

No

Is the property certified organic, or does it qualify for organic certification under federal organic regulations?

Yes

Tenure Arrangement

Tenure arrangement

  • Property for sale

Property for sale

Price for farm - $540,000
Price for farm and cows/milking equipment, etc. $628,000

Sale price

$628,000

Additional Information

Current owner has held ownership since 1982, and being in the family since 1945. Starting milking cows in 1999 and went organic in 2003. Contract through Organic Valley, and that can be discussed with the owner. 

1984 home built
Large master bedroom with bathroom
2 bedrooms upstairs
Two heat pumps
Monitor and woodstove
on a slab 
two additions to the home in roughly 2004
3 wells on site - all drilled 

Barn built in 1996 and numerous expansions up until 2005; Metal roof 
24x30 Shop with electricity
110x60 cement manure pit with 7 foot walls. 

Owner would like to see the cows stay with the farm, milked organically, but is open to discussing other options.
Nearby rented land would potentially be available to the incoming farmer and the current owner is open to cutting the hay going forward if interested. 

Equipment: 
Milking parlor has a double 5 Herring bone 
Automatic take offs
700 gallon milk tank
Variable speed vacuum pump
Tank compressor (8 years old) 

Price for farm - $540,000
Price for farm and cows/milking equipment, etc. $628,000  

FMI - please reach out to Maine FarmLink Coordinator at [email protected] 
 

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