Willard, New Mexico near Progresso
Location: 13 miles south of Willard, New Mexico and a little
ways south of Hwy 42, your gonna find the old Tow-Budgher rancho tucked away
under el Mesa de los Jumanos.
Acreage: 1,180 deeded acres give or take...
Improvements: Perimeter fenced w/barbed wire, metal gates, one water
well & a pipeline w/metal drinkers
Elevation: Most of the ranch runs near 6300'
Grasses & Browse: The most abundant grasses are grammas w/some
4 wing salt bush and sacatone
Terrain: Most of the ranch is short grass plains w/west half running
up the side of the Mesa de los Jumanos where there is cedar & pinon
Precipitation: 10" to 14" per year
Climate: Summers are cool enough to be more comfortable than lower
elevations in New Mexico. Rainy season is usually from mid June to
mid October w/periods of incredibly nice weather in between.
Water: Domestic and livestock water is provided by one water well
in section 30. Water is piped from this well to the HQ home (shared) and to
the pastures across Cattle Road.
Carrying Capacity: Historically 28 animal units year round.
History: There are several small ranches of this size in the area.
Most are small mother cow operations, some larger. Turf is good
solid gramma grasses and other native browse. Some cedar and pinon
and antler cholla cover.
Price & Terms: Priced at $660,000.00 looking for Cash or New
Finance. Short term owner carry may be considered w/large down. Call
Ken Ahler at 505-490-0220 to set up a tour & more info. Ag New
Mexico & Farm Credit are two good finance sources.