Karoo Farm - Laingsburg
Location: 50km east of Laingsburg.
Size: This farm has two title deeds and in total measures 5758ha ( 57,5km²) In the Karoo size does count.
Water: Water is supplied by 6 windmills and 2 perennial fountains. Two extra boreholes are at present not in use. Drinking holes develop during the rainy season in the Kerk River flowing through the farm..
Topography and vegetation: The farm consist of mountains, hills, valleys and plains with an accompanying variety of most of the traditional Karoo trees, bushes and grass types..
Improvements: An old farmhouse and store/garaging. A stone kraal, stable and feed store. No electricity.
Farming activity: The farm is divided into 7 camps (enclosures) At present they are farming with sheep, goats and cattle. 280 trees produce 8 tonnes of olives and another 180 has since been planted. A further 5ha of irrigation fields are available.
Price: ZAR 3.3 million