$553 per acre in Northeast Colorado

April 7, 2016 12:11 PM

An April 6 auction saw 1,254 acres of mostly pasture in Washington Co., Colo., sell for $553 an acre. The land was located 19 miles southwest of Akron.

It consisted of 983 acres of pasture, 101 acres of expired CRP, 170 acres of dryland cropland and a farmstead with an older farm home.

Handling the auction was Marc Reck, Reck Agri Realty & Auction, Sterling, Colo., 800-748-2589.