The Vilna Heritage Farm - Vilna, ABView Parcels for Auction
The Vilna Heritage Farm - Vilna, AB Sold - AB
Sold on February 9, 2022
You will not want to miss this quarter section near Vilna, Alberta. With over 100 acres under cultivation, top quality soil, an idyllic yard site and a shelterbelt to provide privacy along the county road, this parcel of land is waiting for a new owner to come and call it their own.
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Heritage is defined as something transmitted by or acquired from a predecessor and that perfectly describes ‘The Vilna Heritage Farm’. This 159-acre quarter section of farmland has been owned by the same family since it was originally purchased from the government in 1911, and it has been handed down from generation to generation ever since. It is now being offered for sale for the first time ever offering farmers the chance to acquire additional acres that rarely come up for sale in this area.
‘The Vilna Heritage Farm’ is located just 6 miles southwest of Vilna, Alberta; home of the World’s Largest Mushrooms. For reference, that’s just 27 miles west of St. Paul, Alberta and less than 20 miles east of Smoky Lake, Alberta. Follow Highway 28 east from Smoky Lake, then head south on Range Road 143 and you will find yourself on the eastern boundary of this beautiful property.
According to the national Land Suitability Rating, ‘The Vilna Heritage Farm’ boasts top quality soil and currently has in excess of 100 acres under cultivation with a yard site situated on the southeast corner that was also cultivated once upon a time. A large shelterbelt on the east side of the quarter offers significant protection from the wind as well as privacy along the country road. The arable acres have been well maintained by the current long-time renter leaving a wonderful opportunity for the new owner to put their stamp on how the quarter is used or further developed.
‘The Vilna Heritage Farm’s’ location in northeastern Alberta is an area known for its robust agricultural community where cereal crops and oilseed are the mainstays. The low starting bid of $280,000 converts to just under $1,800 an acre, which is sure to create a healthy margin of profit for the new owner and a chance to secure an immediate return on investment. There’s no time like the present to take advantage of ultra-low interest rates combined with strong commodity prices.
Farms like this don’t come up often making this the perfect opportunity for a new owner to create their own lasting “Heritage”.
‘The Vilna Heritage Farm’ is being offered for sale by way of online electronic tender by CLHbid.com. Please check back for updates from time to time.