$12,300 per acre in Western Illinois

July 6, 2016 02:55 PM

A June 21 auction saw 125 acres in Hancock County, Ill., sell for $12,300 an acre. The farm was located about two miles northeast of West Point or 10 miles south of Carthage. The ground was all tillable and offered an Optimum Productivity Corn Yield of 181.8 bu. per acre.

Handling the auction was Sullivan & Son Auction, Carthage, Ill., 217-743-5200.