One of the largest walnut/pistachio ranch property offerings available in California. Multiple parcels combined to create +/- 1,000 acres that comprise the ranch. Approximately 985 acres of planted ground. 110 tress per acre in 20 foot rows. All planted ground has been laser leveled and has micro jet irrigation system throughout. The orchards receives its water from multiple wells, all diesel powered. Also has multiple district takeout locations. The ranch is in the Sausalito water district. The water is pumped through many miles of built-in pipeline throughout the ranch. There are 2 reservoirs that well and or district water go into and then are pumped out through filtration systems. Both reservoirs are hooked together via pressure pipeline to transfer water in any direction. Multiple flood valves throughout the orchards. The ranch has water banking capability of 10,000 gallons per minute, 45 acre feet per day. Current water in bank is just over 3,000 acre feet. The orchards are easily accessed with all weather ranch roads. The soil is Sandy Loam. No hard pan.
In addition to the orchards there are multiple dwellings, barns, workshops and out buildings.
The ranch is 45 miles from Meadows Field Airport in Bakersfield, CA. Shopping in Fresno and Porterville.
The entire ranch is under the Williamson Act Contract, also known as The Ag Preserve. The Ag Preserve generally limits the land usage or related open uses in exchange for reduced property taxes.
Water disclosure: The Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) was passed in 2014, requiring groundwater basins to be sustainable by 2040. SGMA requires a Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) by 2020. SGMA may limit the amount of well water that may be pumped from underground aquifers. Buyers and tenants to a real estate transaction should consult with their own water attorney; hydrologist; geologist; civil engineer; or other environmental professional. Additional information is available at: California Department of Water Resources Sustainable Groundwater Management Act Portal.