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Port Alfred, 1 Crab Creek

Established Commercial Aquaponics Farm Outside Port Alfred

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Listing Number: EPA27956
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SOLD - This listing was sold in August 2019.

Crab Creek Aquaponics is a fully cycled aquaponics facility with all infrastructure in place and running since June 2018. The system utilizes the traditional gravel media bed and deep water culture growing techniques and has been built from the ground up using the proven HPA design system and bespoke tanks etc. If you are looking for a fully operational aquaponics system that is in production with an newly established market and room to grow, then this farm is well worth a visit.
Property Information
  • Property Name: Crab Creek
  • Property Type: Horticulture
  • Land area
    • Land Area Ha: 2.4
  • Property Features: Average rainfall (Average Rainfall/Climate: 750)
  • Location & services: Km's to Nearest Town: 3km, Nearest Town: Port Alfred, Suburb / District: Port Alfred
  • Perimeter: Fencing - Type & Condition: Immediate area around the tunnels is fenced and electrified with an automated entrance gate
  • Present Condition: Infrasturcture: The tunnel is 42m x 20m in size and is a new construction. Around the tunnel is a 6m high wind break erected to provide shelter from the prevailing winds. Inside the tunnel, are 4 separate commercial sized aquaponics moodules, each one with it's own closed loop system of water circulation. Each module runs off 4 fish tanks, flowing into 8 gravel media beds whch in turn feed 2 x 21m long deep water channels with floating rafts and 2 rows of 40 dutch buckets. There are 2 x 17 sq m raised soil beds which are irrigated by water from the aquaponics system. Worm cultivation: There are 8 worm bins that produce high quality worm tea which work as a natural fertilizedr and excellent pest control The packshed: One shipping container houses the RO plant, washing and prep tables, drying spinners, packaging dquipment and the cold storage room. There are two toilets on a septic tanks system
  • Water supply: One borehole fitted with a submersible pump
  • Sheds: Other Shedding: 1 x Shipping container used as a packshed and it also houses a 700 litre RO plant, the electrical boxes and items requiring security

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Harcourts Port Alfred

Shop 4, Duckpond Centre
Gluckman Road
Port Alfred
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