$4,800 per acre in Northeast Nebraska

An Oct. 16 action of 190 acres in Dixon County, Neb., saw 104 acres of expiring CRP cropland sell for $4,800 per acre. The ground was located halfway between Newcastle and Pona not far from Ponca State Park.

The farm offered 121.5 acres of tillable cropland with 104 acres coming out of the Conservation Resevera Program under a contract that expired in September. The farm listed a Farm Service Corn base of 17 acres a 64 acres of pasture. It carried a SRPG of 46.0.

Handling the auction were Eric Mueller, Farmers National Company, Omaha, and Steve Schutte, AFM, Farmers National Company, Dixon, 402-518-0111.