$11,500 per acre in Central Illinois

February 9, 2017 04:07 PM

A Feb. 9 auction of high-quality ground in Coles Co., Ill., sold for $11,500 an acre. The farm was located six miles north of Charleston. It offered 80 acres with 78 tillable acres and a soil PI of 144 with 147 being maximum per Bulletin 811.

Handling the auction was Steve Myers, Busey Farm Brokerage, Leroy, Ill., 309-962-2901.