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Whitney Land Company
101 SE Third
P.O. Box 1614
Pendleton, Oregon 97801
Phone: 541-278-4444

Butter Creek CRP Ranch

Echo, Oregon

Price  $ 295,000.00


The Butter Creek CRP Ranch, located in eastern Oregon, is currently a property consisting of 186.90 acres. It is located in the Big Butter Creek drainage. Of the 186.90 total acres, 29.2 acres are pasture/range. The land also includes 157.7 acres of CRP with a contract that runs through 2020 and receives payment of $69.70 per acre. This equates to an annual payment of $10,992.00.


The property has a state permitted well.

Identification of Subject Property:                                         

Morrow County

  • 1N  27E   TL 1402 – 186.90 acres

Location of Subject Property:

Morrow County Oregon graphic

Distances to Other Cities:

  • Echo, OR – 28.5 miles
  • Hermiston, OR 30 miles
  • Lexington, OR – 32 miles
  • Heppner, OR – 32.5 miles


The fencing is in good condition. 

Recreation and Wildlife:

With the ranch being located near Big Butter Creek, hunting and recreation opportunities exist. Deer, quail, and pheasant hunting is available and usually successful in the past. Big game hunting for deer and elk is available in the nearby Blue Mountains, with USFS lands open to the public. Public lands are located just a short day trip to the south of the ranch.


The land is zoned EFU.

Mineral Rights:

Any mineral or geothermal rights owned by the seller are included as part of the property being offered for sale.

Property Taxes:

2014/2015 tax year – $300.68


State Highway 207, a paved road, provides year-round access to the property entrance.


In Echo, Oregon, summers are warm and winters are cold. In the summer months, the average temperatures are 77.5-86 degrees and in the winter months, the average temperatures are 25-28.5 degrees. The average annual precipitation is about 12.15 inches.

Morrow County:

Morrow County is made up of 2,000 square miles and is situated between the Columbia River to the north and the Umatilla National Forest to the south. The area consists of deserts, hills, flat-lands, and rivers. With a population of 9,000, the county is made up of five main communities: Boardman, Irrigon, Ione, Lexington, and Heppner, the county seat. The county’s major industries include timber, energy, food processing, and agriculture.


The Morrow County School District offers education from kindergarten through high school (K-12).

Related Resources:

Oregon Department Fish Wildlife: http://www.dfw.state.or.us/
Climate: http://www.homefacts.com/ 
Morrow County: http://government.morrowcounty.org/
School District: http://www.morrow.k12.or.us/

Offered by:
The Whitney Land Company

Todd Longgood, Broker

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Timothy 'Scott' Coe, Broker
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Please contact The Whitney Land Company office to schedule a showing.  A listing agent must be present at all times to tour the property.

All of the information within this sales package has been gathered from State, County and City records and officials as well as others who are deemed reliable; however, the broker and agents can not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of the information herein contained. It is also subject to change, prior sale or withdrawal.