This property was acquired by the Lundgren family in the mid-1950s and has been utilized in the family ranching operation ever since! The property consists of 279+/- acres with approximately 200 acres irrigated and over one mile of Nine Mile Creek, a year around live water source and boasts the most senior water right on the Creek. Conveniently located an easy 20 minute commute from Sturgis SD and the Northern Hills, the property offers convenience, versatility, function and view, not to mention exceptional wildlife habitat.
Vale, Meade Co., SD | The Lundgren property is located approximately 17 miles NE of Sturgis SD or 5+/- miles E of Vale SD. Directions; From Hwy 34-79 intersection east of Sturgis, SD travel north on Hwy 79 to 194th St, then east 6 miles to the property
The property is bordered by 194th St on the south and 138th Ave on the west, both well established and maintained Meade County roads.
The Lundgren property is richly endowed with multiple sources of both domestic and irrigation water. Irrigation water is ample; provided by the Belle Fourche Irrigation District for irrigation on 104 acres, along with senior water rights on Nine Mile Creek permitting the irrigation of 187 acres. Domestic water is available via Butte Meade Sanitary Water District and there is a private well on the property which is no longer in service.
The soils on the property are exceptionally productive and are largely comprised of Class II and III Keith silt loams, Class II Lohmiller and Glenberg silty clay loams and are conducive to all crops commonly grown in the area such as, alfalfa, corn, wheat, sorghum and beans.
The property ranges from creek bottom-land to upland grass and hay-land. Nine Mile Creek traverses the property providing abundant winter protection and exceptional wildlife habitat.
Taxes & Irrigation
Taxes for the 2020 year were: $1,691.16.
The Irrigation Assessment is $2,896.04 annually.