A mid-December auction north of Wichita, Kan., saw 471.5 acres bring $3,000 to $3,800 an acre. The auction, which occurred Dec. 16, featured four tracts of dryland cropland located northeast of Sedgwick in Harvey County.
Tracts 1 and 2 were adjoining quarter sections offering 318 acres of cropland. Those tracts sold together for $3,800 an acre. Tract 3, which offered 73 cropland acres, sold for $3,200 an acre. Tract 4, with 78 cropland acres, brought $3,000 an acre.
Handling the auction was Chris Ostmeyer, AFM, Farmers National Company, Kechi, Kan., 316-788-4240.