Wolf Mountain Ranch

The Wolf Mountain Ranch is truly a western big-game hunter’s paradise situated in an incredibly scenic mountain setting. The property is comprised of approximately 9,280 deeded acres, located in the heart of the Little Wolf Mountains in southeastern Montana.

Six Shooter Ranch

At over 36,000 contiguous deeded acres, Six Shooter Ranch is a vast and beautiful intermountain hunting/recreation/wilderness property located just a short drive from the renowned charm and sophistication of Bend, Oregon.

JE Canyon Ranch

With over 46,700 deeded acres, the JE Canyon Ranch represents one of Colorado’s largest private ranches and wildlife preserves on the market today. Situated in southeastern Colorado’s canyon country, the property includes unique red rock canyons that rival those in southern Utah.

Saturday, February 7, 2015

How Ranches for Sale in Colorado can give you a Meaningful Retirement

Like deciding to buy a ranch and operate one, retiring from it can be one of the most difficult decisions a farmer can make. After years of caring for your cattle, crops, and/or land on a full-time daily basis, can you really wake up every day without the same routine? Sure, it may feel great at first because of the rest or leisure you could spend the freed time on, but eventually, won’t that endless vacation seem dull and dreary? If you have similar concerns in mind, several other farmers share your sentiment. Some are indecisive whether or not to pursue the retirement, while others find it difficult to adjust to their new lifestyle. These farmers may have found genuine fulfilment in producing essential commodities and fear that retiring makes them or their talents useless. They may also look back and feel regretful of the things they could have done differently throughout their farming career.

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Marketing Ranches for Sale: It Takes a Lot of Branding and Management

The beef cattle market has its ups and downs. During the last weeks of 2014, it was surely one of the market’s “downs.” November was great, as the fed trade set new record-highs and finished at $171/cwt. However, right before Christmas, the prices settled back to just $158/cwt., which experts believe is the bottom for the cattle market. For 2015, the state of the market stays unpredictable. Some experts believe that the beef prices will be strong in 2015 until 2016, as pastures are being restocked and herds are being rebuilt. The number of cow slaughter may be fewer, since the national herd is smaller, but ranchers are actively pursuing efforts to restock, such as retaining more (old) heifers that may produce at least one more calf.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Before Buying Utah Ranch for Sale in Riparian Zones, Know Your Duties

Buying a Utah ranch for sale is an exciting investment opportunity. Still, before finalizing this decision with the help of respectable brokers like Mirr Ranch Group, buyers should familiarize themselves with the available locations, and evaluate which is the most suitable for their intention, whether they want to raise cattle or grow crops. Another point to consider when selecting a location is determining whether it sits on a riparian zone or not. A riparian area is a piece of land which borders any natural body of water like a lake or a stream. If it is a riparian area, the property owner will gain the right to use the water.

Sunday, February 1, 2015

Buying Oregon Ranch for Sale: Top Tips for Growing Crops During Winter

When looking into acquiring a piece of real estate property like an Oregon ranch for sale from esteemed brokers like Mirr Ranch Group, forward thinkers always assess what they can do with their purchase. A good option is to turn the property into farmland. Some may fret that crop production stops at wintertime, but they really have no reason to worry. There is a long list of crops that are viable for planting during the winter season. Spinach, lettuce, arugula, chard, kale, and parsley are the best leafy winter crops, while root crops like carrots, turnips, leeks, and radish are great for wintertime planting.