The Costilla Irrigated Farm and Ranch is on the of the largest irrigated farms offered in the San Luis Valley in Southern Colorado. A combination of farm ground and ranch land consisting of 14,035 +/- deeded acres, consisting primarily of excellent potato producing soils other as well as good soils for crops including alfalfa, wheat, oats and other small grains. This is a well established farm located within easy access to shipping routes.
Costilla Irrigated Farm and Ranch is located in Southern Colorado, in the San Luis Valley. Situated on 5-miles of the Rio Grande River outside of Blanca, Colorado, the farm is 20-miles southeast of Alamosa, 235 miles south of Denver, and 89 miles north of Taos New Mexico. Alamosa has a population of +/- 9000 and has a hospital, multiple hotels, restaurants and shopping. Air service is provided by a regional airport with 3-runways over 7500 feet and daily flights on Great Lakes Airlines.
ACREAGE & TOPOGRAPHY
Total Deeded— 14,035 +/- acres
Crop Acres— 5,075 +/- acres
Irrigated Pasture— 773 +/- acres
Sub-Irrigated Pasture— 1,248 +/- acres
Some Sub-Irrigated &
Dry land Pasture — 1,000 +/- acres
+/- 5.5 miles of frontage on the Rio Grande River
Approximately 4,785 +/- acres are under center pivots. 2200 acres will be planted in potatoes, with the remaining acres in alfalfa and small grains. The topography is generally nearly level and undulating.
PROPERTY NUMBER: 05095-12010