The land is made up of beautiful rolling hills and valleys with scattered trees, creeks, and ponds, and it is currently a cattle operation with hay, pasture, and row crop production. The Sparks Ranch is located in the heart of cattle and crop production region of northwest Mississippi, with the highly productive soils supporting cotton, corn, soybeans, milo, and hay. The highest and best use of the property includes a mix of cattle, row cropping, hay, and some recreational hunting leases.
Farm Acreage Breakdown
Base payments to farmer/tenant:
2014 is the last year for base payments. Cattle operation Income and operation business plan numbers are available upon request
Base Acres: 1565.04
- Base Acres - Wheat FSA Acres 606.20
- Base Acres - Cotton FSA Acres 532.70
- Base Acres - 254.90
- Base Acres - Grain Sorghum FSA Acres 122.74
- Base Acres - Soybeans FSA 35.40
- Base Acres - Oats FSA Acres 13.10
Currently we have 8 electronic wells for watering cattle
Soils and Production
The farm is located in North West Mississippi which is farming and cattle country. The land is beautiful rolling hills and valleys with scattered trees, creeks, ponds, and rivers. The soils are highly productive and the production crops are cotton, corn, soybeans, milo, and hay. The Soils maps are attached including a list of the soil types and classes of soils.The farm is presently in a cattle operation with pastures, hay, and row crop production. The highest and best use for income will be a cattle operation, row crop, and/or hay production combined with recreation hunting leases.