Black Mountain ranch has a wide diversity of feed and is situated at an elevation of 4,400' to 5,375'. Predominant feed is Tobosa with Chamise, Sage, Mesquite, Sacaton, Vine Mesquite, Bush Muhly and some Gramas. There is a total of 784.3+/- acres of deeded land with 464+/- acres at the HQ. Includes 13,822+/- acres of State of NM grazing lease, 640*/- acres of BLM, 2,560+/- acres of adverse grazing which includes 2,080+/- acres of the National Guard Rifle Range (currently not in use) and 480+/- acres of private adverse land. The carrying capacity of the ranch is 220 AU year long. The headquarters includes a 2 BR, 2 BA, site built home; a 2 BR, 1 BA, 1979 single wide manufactured home; workshop; steel and wood shipping corrals with a hydraulic squeeze chute; tack room; seed house and large barn. There are 2 irrigation, 1 domestic and 3 livestock wells; 4 dirt tanks; one large in-ground concrete tank; 2 working corrals each with a squeeze chute and well; 2 steel storage tanks; 3 pastures, 1 trap and one horse pasture at the HQ.
13 Acres of irrigation rights come with the ranch. About 4.5+/- acres of land is currently under cultivation, planted in Alfalfa, pasture mix, Side Oats Grama and Plains Bristle Grass.
|Carrying Capacity||220 AUYL|
|State of NM||13,822+/- Acres|
|Improvements||Home, mfg home, workshop, tack house, seed house, large barn, shipping corrals, working corrals, 6 wells, 4 dirt tanks, concrete in-ground tank, 2 steel storage tanks, 3 pastures, 1 horse pasture, 1 trap, irrigated pasture.|
|Utilities||Electric, Septic, Propane, Well|
|Grazing Fees||BLM - $224.40/Year; State of NM $12,000/Year|
|Contact||Nancy Belt, 520-221-0807|
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