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ROTHROCK GOLDEN HOLSTEIN FARM SOLD
536 Acres - Four Sets of Buildings
World Famous Holstein Breeding Farm

This Beautiful 536 acre dairy farm is known throughout the world for breeding and embryo transplants and is known locally as being one of the prettiest farms in the area. The farm has some of the most breathtaking views in the state of Pennsylvania. The farms contain a large amount of crop land as well as wood land, game cover, two streams, two large ponds and several springs, which would make it ideal for a hunting preserve and certainly a great place to live. Four complete sets of buildings in immaculate condition with four farm houses and three apartments. Three milking setups, Show barn and four Bank Barns. Strategically located just North of I-78 near I-80, Pennsylvania Turnpike, and an international airport, northwest of Allentown with land in both Lehigh and Berks County. Farm is shown by appointment only.

Dairy facilities consist of the following: A 52 cow World Class Show Barn Complex with 40 tie stalls and 12 box stalls cooled by evaporative cooling system in summer, attached office complex with secretary/ reception area, numerous private offices, and conference room with large window to view milking barn all heated by cow power with heat pump backup. Adjoining the barn is an embryo fitting and medication facility, a 194 x 44 heifer barn with 110 head capacity and calf area with 40 individual pens. Large feed area connecting silos to main barn complex. Three 24 x 64 Harvestore silos and 549,000 gallon Slurrystore. Modern Maternity Barn housed in renovated Bank Barn with box stalls for calving and independent milking setup. There is also a separate barn with lockups and feed alley with pasture for up to 40 dry cows and an additional feed lot with lockups and feed bunk for an additional 60 head. Large equipment shed and shop.

On what is known as the “Henry Farms”, there are an additional two sets of buildings featuring a magnificent center hall stone colonial farmhouse, a large frame farm house, and 2 large bank barns. There is an additional double 8 flat barn milking setup with 78 free stalls for production housed in one of the renovated bank barns along with one 24 x 60 and one 20 x 33 Harvestore silos. Another of the renovated bank barns is equipped with lockups, feed alley and pasture for 30 head of heifers/recipients.

Price: $3.1 million

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Perry S. Long
New Pennsylvania Realty, Inc.
ROUTE 1 BOX 123
NEW RINGGOLD, PA 17960
570-386-5000
perry@newpennrealty.com

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