Thursday Dec. 3 saw 85 acres located five miles northeast of Batavia, Iowa, sell for $7,600 an acre. The Jefferson County farm contained 78 tillable areas with productive soils, featuring a CSR2 of 80.9. The county average cropland CSR2 is 61.4. No lease in place for 2016 crop.
Handling the auction was Sullivan Auctioneers, LLC, Hamilton, Ill., 844-847-2161.