An Oct. 27 auction in Lyon County, Iowa saw three tracts of Highly Erodible Land bring $14,600 to $16,000 an acre. The ground, located south of Inwood, was located in Lyon County with some of it crossing into Sioux County.
Tract 1: 69 acres with 67 tillable acres and a CSR2 of 67.6 versus the county average CSR2 of 74.8. It brought $16,000 an acre. It's CSR was 59.2 versus the county average CSR of 59.5.
Tract 2: 80 acres in Sioux County with 74 tillable acres and a CSR2 of 72.2 and CSR of 62.6. It sold for $15,300 an acre.
Tract 3: 73 acres in Lyon County with 65 tillable acres and a CSR2 of 66.3 and CSR of 57.9 sold for $14,600 an acre.
Handling the auction was Vande Vegte Zomer Realty & Auction, Rock Valley, Iowa, 712-476-9443.