BERG'S HATCHERY & BREEDER FARM
- HATCHERY DETAILS
This is an ideal opportunity to own a very profitable business in rural Manitoba! Berg s Hatchery has been in business since 1953. They are a 3rd generation family business with sales throughout Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and Ontario. Chicks are transported in 5 customized delivery vans to most of their agents. They hatch and distribute close to 1 million chicks throughout the year, with the majority of the sales during April to July when small farmers and hobbyists traditionally purchase their backyard flocks. During the other 8 months larger farm placements are filled. Capacity at the hatchery is 84,000 eggs setting per week, in multi staged Nature Form Incubators. They offer a wide variety of poultry to their customers including layers, broilers, turkeys, waterfowl, specialty birds and much more. They have a very loyal customer base that appreciates a quality product which they have provided over the past 60 years.
The hatchery is 7,000 SF. The water supply comes from a drilled well. There is natural gas. Septic holding tank newly installed in 2012.
The hatchery is located along Highway 45 just east of Russell, MB.
- BREEDER FARM DETAILS
6500 Quota Broiler Breeder Farm with pullet growing facility. Layer barn 40 x 340 (built 1994) has a proven track record of quality hatching eggs, numerous equipment upgrades and very well maintained. Fully automated nesting, feed, weigh systems and video monitors.
Pullet and Rooster grower barn 40 x 360 (built 2005) to produce high quality breeders for the layer facility, with nipple waterlines, automatic feed and weigh systems. This farm supplies broiler hatching eggs for hatching. Facilities are very well maintained and have complete automatic emergency power.
Farm is serviced with natural gas. Well water is sampled yearly for Canadian Hatching Egg Quality Program. Biosecure, gated farm with a beautiful shelterbelt that surrounds property. There is also a storage shed and a small steel quonset.
The house has 1,550 square feet on main floor built in 2004. Main floor has kitchen with an island, living room, dining area, 3 bedrooms, ensuite, full bath. Basement is 980 SF and is finished with a family room, utility room, bedroom and a bath. 2 Natural Gas fireplaces. Attached sunroom including a hot tub. Water for house comes from a drilled well which is 35 deep. Sewage ejector. 200 amp service. Central air. Central vac. Electric forced air furnace. Hardwood floors. Well maintained yard with a circle drive. Beautiful lawn, perennial gardens, many trees, private yard with separate driveway from barns.
2 Car detached insulated garage and shop: built 2002 with grade beam. Heated concrete floor. Metal clad Garden shed
Farm and Barns are located only 1 mile east of the Town of Russell.
Included in Sale
2710315 MB Limited o/a Berg's Hatchery and 3120180 MB Limited which is the Breeder Farm.
Property - Hatchery legal description is SW 2-21-28 W1 Lot 3 Plan 5288 which is .33 acres.
Breeder Farm & House are located on the NE 2-21-28 W1 and has a total of 89 Acres. Both in the Municipality of Russell-Binscarth.
All buildings. 5 full size vans for delivering chicks. 25 KW genrator. 25' seacan. Signage. All equipment needed to operate the hatchery and breeder farm. An extensive list of inclusions is available upon request.
Financial statement are available to serious buyer s only.
Owners will train.
Buildings & Dimensions: Layer barn 40'x340' build 1994. Pullet & rooster grower barn 40'x360' built 2005.
Residence 1: 1550 sq. ft bungalow built 2004 with 32'x48' detached garage.