$5,700 and $6,750 an acre in West-Central Iowa

A Dec. 30 auction in Monoa County, Iowa, saw two farms totaling 206 acres sell for $5,700 and $6,750 an acre. The two farms were operated as a single unit and were located about five miles east of Soldier, Iowa.

Farm 1: 127 acres, 119 acres tillable, CSR2 48.6 versus a county average cropland CSR2 57.6. It sold for $6,750 an acre.

Farm 2: 79 acres, 72 acres tillable, CSR2 48.6. It sold for $5,700 an acre.