The actual names of any farms or farm owners have been redacted for the purposes of this study. All other statements and numbers are factual. In this case study the client exceeded state averages and past results are not directly indicative of your ranch. However, we can provide a similar budget and projection for your land upon request.
Revenue per acre is represented by California state average yield per acre and grower price per pound. Expenses, both growing and administrative, are actual and represent a 450 acre ranch near Coalinga, California.
|State Yield per Acre||3,810||2,822||2,353|
|State Avg. Grower Price Per pound||$2.22||$2.04||$2.05|
|Revenue Per Acre||$8,458||$5,757||$4,824|
|General and Irrigation Labor||$84||$87||$76|
|Pruning & Hedging||160||201||112|
|Total Growing Expenses||$1,885||$1,691||$1,562|
|General & Administrative:|
|Voluntary Industry Assessments||$153||$51||$20|
|Total General & Administrative||$185||$80||$45|
|Net Income per Acre||$6,389||$3,986||$3,216|
- Includes 3rd party agronomy fees at $17 p/a
- Includes all spray application, discing & mummy removal
- Includes 2nd shake for entire ranch
If you’d like to discuss the possibility of West Hills managing your tree crops, feel free to contact us.