SOLD! Sylvania Farms located in Dekalb County, AL is a 4 house broiler farm. These houses were built in 2006 and are 42×500. 70+/- acres of mostly pasture make this a well diversified poultry and cattle farm. Growing a 6lb bird for the Guntersville Pilgrims Complex, this farm can produce from $200,000 up to $225,000 (based on historical incomes on poultry). This farm has solid interior and exterior side walls, ChoreTime C2 Feeders, Lubing Waters, Choretronics controllers, Radiant Brooders, Natural Gas, City Water, and recirculating cool cells. Other improvements include a litter shed, compost shed, office building, Mobile home, and two farm ponds. This farm includes 35 brood cows, a herd bull, and several calves at side.
The pastures are fenced and cross fenced. New working pens were built in 2015. This farm is located on Sand Mountain which offers an excellent opportunity for cow/calf operations.
As of June 2016 Pilgrims states that no updates are needed. Pilgrims is giving a raise that should increase the annual income +/- $20,000.00 This farm offers someone a great opportunity to expand or get into the poultry business.
This farm is a bio secure area. No visitors are allowed unless a listing agent is with them. All visitors must abide by the PoultrySouth Standard Operating Procedures. That includes being pre-qualified with a lender that can make a loan on this farm. All farm visits should be planned in advance at least 7 days.