Most of the hard work is done here at A Diamond in the Desert, located near the town of Hampton. This 1,000± acres of Central Oregon ranch and farmland could be made into something extraordinary. With an active water-right permit for 539± acres of irrigation, power, and two irrigation wells already drilled, the table is already set for your development of a great and cost-effective hay or cattle ranch. Improvements include a shop, several greenhouses, five Conex storage containers, and much of the electrical equipment needed for full development.

Located south of Highway 20 in the Northeast corner of Lake County near Hampton, privacy is the standard. In addition, the remoteness of this property would be significantly beneficial for producing high-value seed crops that require isolation. Or, with the possibility of over 539± acres of irrigation designed for irrigation under pivots, this ranch could become the hay base for a larger ranching plan. Whatever your dream may be, there’s a lot of opportunity waiting for you here at A Diamond in the Desert.

A Diamond in the Desert offers 1,000± acres of raw land, 539± acres of permitted water rights, and infrastructure already in place, including two wells, power, and supporting buildings. If the high price of operating ranches and farms has kept you out of the business and if hard work with big upside gains gets your heart pounding, this is the opportunity you have been waiting for. Use your imagination and come build your dream farm or ranch here at A Diamond in the Desert!


  • 1,000± acres
  • Active water rights permit for 539± acres of irrigation
  • Two irrigation wells already in place
  • Blank canvas ready to be developed
  • Most of the infrastructure is in place
  • Includes 3-phase power converter systems and some irrigation systems
  • Shop and greenhouses
  • Five Conex shipping containers
  • Isolation from any other farming operations
  • Two landowner preference tags

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Special properties deserve an exceptional land brokerage company like Fay Ranches. Our team has the knowledge, proven record of success, and a deep appreciation for the land and its traditions. We know how to market your unique property to the right audience. We invite you to learn more about our approach. Please call us at 800-238-8616 or click on the link below for more information.

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