Bank Ordered Farmland Auction
1,691 +/- acre sugar cane plantation on the Mississippi River near Vacherie, LA will be sold at public auction on June 1st 2017 at 6pm CST.
This prime farmland tract has been in cultivation for generations and has multiple uses, from commercial waterfront and industrial use, to agricultural income production, and timber & recreational uses. This property has highway frontage on three sides, river frontage, and rail & industrial power capabilities. The farm features three access points with a private limestone road down the center. This farm has been extensively managed with good drainage and some laser leveling. The soils are predominantly Cancienne silt loam, and silt clay, gramercy silt clay, shriver clay, and Vacherie very fine sandy loam, all conducive for sugar cane and soybean production.
The property is located in sections 1, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, & 81, T12S R17E and sections 6, 44, 45, & 80, T12S, R18E, St. James Parish, LA.
The farm consist of two contiguous tracts, the western most one being Crescent Plantation consisting of 930+/- acres of which 23 are river batture, 437 ag land, and 470 in timber & road frontage. The eastern most tract known as Homeplace Plantation consist of 761+/- total acres, of which 15 are river batture 437+/- acres are agland, and 309+/- are road frontage & timberland.
Properties like these do not come up for sale very often and are usually held in families for generations. Don’t miss this opportunity of a lifetime to bid on this wonderful property.
This property may be sold in two tracts or as one.
There is currently a three year farm lease in place with the option to renew. on the agland portion of the property.
1,691+/- Total Acres
874+/- Acres in Agricultural Production
38+/- Acres River Batture
779+/- Acres Timberland
Currently Leased, 3 year with option to renew.
This property is only 8 minutes from I-10 and 21 minutes from New Orleans International Airport. Contact Chris Lemoine or for more information on this property at.