Four Cross Ranch
has over 3,500 acres of contiguous deeded land located in
within the Columbia River Basin area. An additional 1,000
acres of BLM and private lease land are available. Of the
deeded land approximately 310 acres are new and improved,
center pivot, low cost irrigation, which provides a variety
of crops consisting of pasture, alfalfa, corn for silage,
and optional organic crops. The outside dry land offers flexibility
for use as a summer and winter cattle operation that is very
well watered, well fenced, and equipped with easy access.
Four Cross Ranch has traditionally been a 350 head cow calf,
year round purebred Angus operation, with the capabilities
of raising replacement heifers and growing yearling Angus
bulls. However, recent years has transitioned to a 1,200 –
1,500 head yearling / backgrounding operation with the emphasis
on producing quality spring and fall bred heifers.
The ranch cattle handling facilities are first class, serviced
by a spacious veterinary style barn. Flanked with a combination
of 30,000 lb. covered scale, covered hydraulic squeeze scale
/chute, steel and concrete loading chutes, 18 feedlot style
pens, 1,500 LF of concrete bunks and aprons. The ranch is
well drained and offers an easy, low stress handling operation.
ranch is complimented with an upgraded 2 bedroom modular home,
40’ x 60’ office / shop, veterinary / barn combination,
covered feed mixing area, and 300 ton hay shed.
Four Cross ranch has been fortunate to have the same consistent,
progressive, management for the last 30+ years. The consistency
and longevity of management clearly shows with the unparalleled
quality and integrity of the land and ongoing improvements
that this ranch has to offer.