Tillable And Pasture Acreage On Ottawa Road


A beautiful 39-acre property with paved road frontage and only a five-mile drive to St. Peter. The acreage is made up of 8 tillable acres and 31 acres of newly restored upland prairie. Along Ottawa Road is mature hardwood trees blocking any view of the highway. Ottawa Road divides the 39-acre property into two separate parcels being sold as one. South of Ottawa road is 8 tillable acres, this will be beneficial for creating cash rent income or planting a garden large or small. The property is currently owned by Covia Holdings Corporation and they have followed strict restoration guidelines to ensure this property is in pristine ecological health. Covia Holdings Corporation is a member of the Wildlife Habitat Council a certification program for conservation actions on private property.  The Wildlife Habitat Council is an international conservation non-profit organization that has been around for over 30 years. Their mission is to promote and certify habitat conservation and species management on corporate lands. Members are conservation leaders who voluntarily manage their lands to support sustainable ecosystems and the communities that surround them. Since 1988, WHC has certified more than 1,000 sites worldwide and can be found in 47 states and 28 countries. Conservation Certification is the only voluntary sustainability standard designed for broad-based biodiversity enhancement and conservation education activities on private corporate lands. Covia Holdings Corporation has been a WHC member since 1989 and is the fifth longest-standing member organization. Covia currently has 36 certified sites in the US, Canada, and Mexico. The Ottawa, MN site has been certified since 1996. The property has been actively managed for wildlife and habitat including pollinator projects, fish stocking, bird, bat, and duck houses, food plots, tree plantings, brush clearing, native prairie planting and management including prescribed burns and mowing. Multiple local school classes and youth groups have used the property for outdoor education programs. The property has a strong reputation for producing monster bucks and wild turkey and is a foraging gem for morel mushrooms and other wild edibles.

Property Details

  • Approx 31 acres of restored upland prairie
  • Approx 8 tillable acres
  • Ottawa paved Road frontage
  • Mature hardwood trees
  • Great deer hunting
  • Great turkey hunting
  • Approx 5 miles from St. Peter
  • Approx 50 miles from Minneapolis

Ottawa Road Lot#WP002
Ottawa, Minnesota 56058