Hamper Plantation is a total of 1,232.13 +/- acres located north of McCory, AR will be offered in 5 Tracts, combinations, and as a whole on October 9th. The farm is over 88% cultivatable with the remaining balance in approximately 60 acres of timber, 2 headquarter sites, roads, and ditches. The farm primarily has silty loam soils capable of growing rice, soybeans, corn, cotton, grain sorghum, and wheat. Recreational opportunities include duck, dove, and deer hunting.
The farm has shallow underground water and excellent surface water potential. The farm is well suited to take advantage of selling grain to the expanding poultry operations west near Batesville, AR (55 miles), markets southwest in Little Rock, AR (85 miles) or grain markets east in West Memphis, AR (65 miles). The expansion of poultry will also provide excellent opportunity to use litter in the fertility program.
The farm has a total 15 wells, 2 electric motors, 195,000 bushels of grain storage, 50’x75’ shop with concrete, and a 70’x80’ open pole barn. The farm has 52 +/- acres precision leveled with some underground pipe.