Belize Profitable Turnkey Sustainable 150 Acre Organic Farm
MLS # MPB152101P
Keller Williams Belize is pleased to present the exclusive listing of Deep South Farms. This 150-acre organic sustainable farm offers its new owners an opportunity to take over a well-established high income-producing business with a strong database of repeat customers. The farm has endless potential for increased growth in an area where the demand for organic products is high and has little competition.
This highly profitable turnkey business is currently netting approximately $500,000 annually with future sales to increase substantially due to new business opportunities. The property is also well suited for developing a sustainable living development which has the potential for 100% off-grid living for up to 350 homes.
This beautiful, well-maintained farm is located directly on the Southern Highway which is the main thoroughfare in Southern Belize. The farm consists of 150 Acres with 100 Acres cleared and 50 acres remaining wooded.
There are six 15-acre pastures that are fenced and cross-fenced with new hardwood posts and barbed wire. Surrounding the entire property is an access road with newly planted coconut palms as a border.
The main home, built in 2017, is nestled among the fruit orchards and offers magnificent views of the Mayan Mountains. This custom home has 3 Bedrooms and 2 Bathrooms with 2,800 square feet under roof. The home is raised 10 feet to take advantage of the mountain breezes and has custom Belizean hardwood throughout.
There is a 12’ x 30’ utility/laundry room and 2,000 square feet of open space under the home for parking and workshop. In addition, the farm has an 800 square foot caretaker home with 1 Bedroom and 1 Bathroom and an additional 700 square feet of under roof living space.
The farm has 19 ponds that are fed by a freshwater creek that runs on the north side of the property as well as multiple underground springs.
Red and Black Nile Tilapia are being farmed in 14 ponds measuring 80’ x 160’ that hold up to 3,000 fish per pond and are currently being harvested twice a year. Net income on Tilapia sales is over $400,000 per year.
In addition, there are two 80’ x 200’ retention ponds for irrigation and the other three are for livestock and/or holding ponds.
With over 2,000 organic chickens this farm has optimized production of both eggs and meat with a net profit of over $400,000.
There are multiple structures that house chickens to include one 12’ x20’ house for 1,500 laying hens and one 14’ x 42’ brooder house with 3 sections holding a total of 5,000 chicks in total. After the chicks leave the brooder house they are relocated in one of 30 chicken houses in the orchard where they are on grass and moved daily to improve their diet as well as fertilize the grounds. In addition, there are two 12’ x 30’ movable chicken houses in the pasture that are also moved daily.
Also raised on the farm are 26 head of Brahma/Holstein cattle raised for beef sales.
Over 30 varieties of fruit trees and vegetables are grown on the farm with the ability to easily expand products and production. There over 1,000 fruit trees to include: Orange, Tangerine, Mango, Banana, Plantain, Sour Sop, Malay Apple, Craboo, Jamaican Limes, Lemon, Grapefruit, Moringa and Cashew that currently net over $100,000/year. Other plantings are Casava, Lettuce, Tomato, Broccoli, Kale, Tomato, Jalapeno, and a nursery with over 10,000 plants.