Amherst Grain & Fertilizer Facility Auction

  • Price: AUCTION
  • Total Acres: 9
  • Mineral Rights: None

From Amherst, drive east on FM 37 for nearly three miles to the SW corner of the property.

Latitude: 34.012
Longitude: -102.358


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:

Office Building

  • Including office furniture and equipment
  • A list of personal or business items that do not convey will be available prior to the auction.

Grain storage

  • 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.

Grain 2009 Range Average
Corn 12 0-26 15
Milo 40 0-90 65
Wheat 1 0-2 1
Sunflowers 7.5 0-7.5 5



No equipment is available, it is the facilities only.  All equipment will be sold separately at a auction in February.

Call our office to request a Property Information Packet 800-299-5263

Listing Agent