$15,100 per acre in Northwest Iowa

An 80-acre high-quality farm northwest of George, Iowa, sold Oct. 2 for $15,100 an acre. The tract featured 77 tillable acres and carried a CSR2 of 94.2 with 100 = maximum. Under the old CSR system, the soils carried a rating of 67. The average CSR for the county is 59.5. Handling the auction was Chuck Sutton, Auctioneer & Land Broker, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, 605-336-6315 and Clark Ahders, Rock Rapids, Iowa, 712-470-4700.