The Keith County Ranch: Just over 6,570 acres of rangeland, South Platte River frontage and pivot irrigated cropland being offered as 13 parcels. The ranch has an excellent location and access in southwestern Nebraska between Ogallala and Paxton, NE in Keith County. It lies on both sides and along the South Platte River, I-80 and US Highway 30.

The Keith County Ranch will be offered for bidding at 10:30 am on Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at the Keith County Fairgrounds in Ogallala, NE.

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Operated as a working cow ranch, the ranch offers an abundance of forage and protection for the existing cow herd. The approximate 4,200 acres of summer grazing land is hard land range which is cross fenced and water is provided by solar powered, electric powered pumps, windmills and stock tanks on water pipelines. 1,200 acres of sub-irrigated pasture along the South Platte River offers off season grazing opportunities. A pivot irrigated parcel of 138 irrigated acres offers supplemental feed. The ranch is in above average condition as far as stock water availability and range condition. The fences throughout the ranch are in good to excellent condition.

Approximately 470 acres is located around the headquarters and will be offered as 3 Parcels that could be purchased separately or combined.

HUNTING & RECREATION: There are over 3 miles of South Platte River frontage within the ranch. This includes nearly 325 acres of heavily treed wildlife habitat for whitetail deer, turkey and the occasional elk. The South Platte River provides habitat for ducks and geese. The hard land hills offer upland bird and mule deer hunting.

This is a very nice opportunity to purchase a diverse ranch with many different attributes. The property has excellent county road and Highway 30 access just minutes from I-80.

Closing of this sale is scheduled to be on or before February 14, 2020 with full possession of all parcels will be March 1, 2020.

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