This ONLINE ONLY Auction is for the facility known as Amherst Grain & Fertilizer.
Bidding on this property will take place from Friday, March 23rd at 8:00 am CDT through Thursday, March 29th at 12:00 noon CDT.
There will be an Auction Information Meeting / Open House on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 1:00 pm at the Amherst Grain & Fertilizer, 1599 FM 37, Amherst, TX 79312.
The Amherst Grain & Fertilizer facility, located in Lamb County, Texas east of Amherst on Farm to Market 37, offers a destination for grain in the Amherst area. In the past, the elevator has received corn, milo, wheat, soybeans, and sunflowers. The primary crops received by this facility in descending order of volume are milo, corn, sunflowers, and wheat. This elevator has serviced a large area of producers.
Various enterprises have operated out of this facility, including:
- Dry fertilizer application
- Liquid fertilizer sales
- Chemical sales
- Seed sales
- Custom chemical application
- Trucking operations
- Tire sales
- Hay brokerage
- Grain handling
This auction property consists of 8.68 acres with approximately 516 feet of highway frontage, plus the following facilities:
- Including office furniture and equipment
- A list of personal or business items that do not convey will be available prior to the auction.
- Last permitted for 583,000 bushels. (Includes Flat and Ground Storage)
- (2) 500,000 lb. tanks
- (2) 1 mil. lb. tanks
- (2) 3 mil. lb. tanks
- (1) 6 mil. lb. tank
36,000 lb. pit
(1) leg reworked in 2009
Horizontal augers and pans reworked beginning of 2010
2010 was the last year they received grain.
- Independent leg
- 1 mil. lbs per day capacity at 24% moisture corn
70’ digital truck scales
Insulated chemical storage building
4 bay fertilizer storage barn
50’ x 100’ metal barn with concrete floor
1 domestic well for house and elevator
Three bedrooms / one bath House
The following volumes are based upon the last 3 years that the elevator received grain (2008, 2009, 2010). Volumes vary greatly on market price, weather, and various other conditions. The following volumes are in millions of pounds.
No equipment is available, it is the facilities only. All equipment will be sold separately at a www.purplewave.com auction in February.
Call our office to request a Property Information Packet 800-299-5263