Harty & Co Auctioneers Valuers Estate Agents

1000 Sow, Fully Integrated Pig Unit

For Sale by Private Treaty

 1,000 Sow Fully Integrated Pig Unit


Caherbrack, Ballinamult, Co. Waterford.

E91 K6V9

E91 WA09


In 2 separate units, 1km apart, which operate as a single enterprise with on-farm milling and computerised wet feeding.

  • The unit is empty, cleaned and ready for re-stocking.
  • Situated mid-way between Dungarvan and Clonmel. Easy access to all main routes.
  • Nearest pig unit is 10km away.
  • Former Hermitage multiplier unit, producing M.D. gilts for home and export markets.  Pigs from this unit have been exported to Russia, Spain and Greece.
  • EPA Licence Number P0414-01



  • Capacity – 1,000 sows with separate gilt rearing accommodation, facilities for rearing pigs to 30kgs.
  • Big Dutchman computerised wet feeding – mixing system on site.
  • Feed storage – 3 x 20 tonne bins, in addition to separate storage facilities for 2 liquid ingredients.
  • Electricity available from 250Kw wind turbine on site.
  • Slurry storage – 1 week storage capacity under the building.  Slurry then goes to outside storage on site.
  • Additional farmhouse & farmyard available if required
  • Land for expansion available to the south

Site Layout Map showing accommodation and facilities in breeding unit (See Attached)


 With Big Dutchman Feed Mill and Computerised Wet Feeding System

  • Fattening Unit – Capacity – 6,000 pigs – taking pigs from 30kgs to finish.
  • Big Dutchman computerised wet feeding system with additional facilities to store 3 liquid ingredients.
  • Slurry: 1 weeks storage under the building then pumped to outside storage – 4-5 months on site capacity.
  • Private water supply.
  • On Site Weigh Bridge
  • Land available for expansion to north.

Site Layout Map showing accommodation and facilities in finishing unit (See attached)


Crowley Feed Mill – 6 tonne per hour capacity – potential to increase the output and feed additional enterprises – feed for the breeding unit is milled and transferred to storage bins on site.

  • Raw Material Storage:  6 x 30 tonne bins

                                                     2 x 250 tonne bins

  • Facilities to store 120 tonnes finished product, with offloading facilities.
  • This mill has the facility to combine and mill rations containing up to 8 dry ingredients.



  • 4 Bedroom House with 2 reception rooms, Kitchen and living room.


  •  Prime location for a large pig unit.
  • Option to purchase additional land for expansion.
  • Extensive tree planting provides effective screening for the unit.
  • EPA Licence for 1,200 sows and 6,500 fattening pigs.
  • Lagoon slurry storage beneficial to minimise ammonia (NH3) emissions.
  • Breeding unit can easily be converted to a finishing unit.
  • Option To Purchase: Cattle wintering facilities & yard adjacent to fattening unit.
  • Strong local demand for slurry


For Sale by Private Treaty with Joint Agents


Advised Market Value in excess of €2,000,000.00

Contact Joint Sole Agents


Michael Brady                                                                                                   Margaret Harty
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