Farms, Hobby Farms, Farm Land and Homes for Sale in Windsor - Essex County Ontario
Windsor and the Essex County region consist of 457,300 acres (714.6 square miles) largely composed of light clay-based, with other sections including sandy-black top soil based, soil grades vary by area within the region. Agriculture soil survey maps with soil grade legends provide a breakdown of soil grade types by area within the Windsor Essex County region. The Windsor and Essex County area is mostly flat farmland with woodlots, located in the most southern part of Canada. Hosting some of the warmest summer weather in Canada with early springs and late falls, providing an excellent productive farming environment. Farm land is primarily oilseed and grain crops production, but the climate of Essex County allows for diverse vegetable and fruit production. The major vegetable crop grown in Essex County is field tomatoes with an estimated 6000 acres in production annually. Fruit crops production are diverse, with an estimate of over 2000 acres of grapes, hosting world class wineries. Other main fruit crops include Apples and Peaches estimated at 2000 acres in production.
Over recent years Essex County farm land has diversified into solar and windmill energy programs in addition to intensive greenhouse growing. There are now over 1300 acres of greenhouse acres under plastic or glass in Essex County.
InToday's Competitive real estate market timing is everything. Many good farm properties are sold before they are advertised. To beat out the competition, if you're thinking of Buying a farm or hobby farm in the Windsor - Essex County Ontario region, begin you search here with my New Listings Notification.
Ron Klingbylea full time professional farm property agricultural specialist serving Windsor and the surrounding Essex County Community Areas. If you're thinking of Buying or Selling a farm, home, investment or commercial property or relocating to the Windsor / Essex County Area? Contact me I can help, let my consistent, proven accomplishments and lifetime experience in real estate go to work for you.