$12,100 per acre in East-Central Illinois

December 20, 2016 11:10 AM

A Dec, 12 auction in Douglas Co., Ill., saw 211 acres sell for $12,100 an acre. The farm was located about a half-mile north of Tuscola. The farm offered 200 level, tillable acres and a soil PI of 141 with 147 being maximum per Bulletin 811. In addition, there was a 7,000-bu. grain bin and three acres in CRP at $318.58 per acre through September 2023.

Handling the auction were Mac Boyd and Winnie Stortzum, Farmers National Company, Arcola, Ill., 217-268-4434.