PERRO GRANDE PALM OIL FARM & PLANTATION
Costa Rica, Puntarenas, Palmar
Finca Perro Grande is a beautiful and productive farm located close to the town of Chacarita near the Piedras Blancas National Park and the Osa Peninsula.
The farm consists of a total of 98 hectares. Planted on 34 hectares of the farm is a sturdy growth of 5-year-old African palm from which palm oil is made. Palm Oil and the products derived from this tree are widely used throughout the world in many products. There is another 5 plus hectares prepared and available for future planting.
Five (5) years ago a total of 9000 mature trees were planted and recently an another 400 trees were added to this working and producing farm. Finca Perro Grande is in possession of a 10-year contract with Coopeagropal to buy everything that is grown on the farm at market price. The Coopeagropal processing plant is 2 miles down the highway from the farm making transportation efficient and available at a very low cost.
The farm is located on the main highway 34. It has over 7 kilometers of internal roads, a 4 room caretakers house with power, water, and septic. It has a storage unit next to the caretakers house for all of the tools and supplies.There is an owners cabin half way up the mountain with spectacular views.
There are 4 streams that run through the farm in addition to a freshwater spring which is essential to producing a consistent crop each year. This area has the richest soil and receives the most rain in Costa Rica, and for palm trees, the more rain the better! There is no need for expensive irrigation because of the huge volume of rain the farm receives..
To add to the farms income producing capability, 12 acres of Melina Trees exist with wood ready to be cut. The farm sells the wood to the local community for an extra added bonus. The back of the farm is primary jungle with more than 2 hectares of premium hard wood that is available to harvest to build more structures. The farm is completely fenced in with 4-Strand wire fences.
- Price: $945,000
- Status: For Sale
- Gross Area: 979,910 m2
- State: Good