$7,600 per acre in Central Iowa

August 12, 2016 10:45 AM

An August 10 auction in Boone County, Iowa, saw 80 acres sell for $7,600 an acre. The farm was located about five miles north of Beaver. It featured 73 tillable acres with 3 acres enroll in CRP through September 2023 with an annual payment of $1,084. The cropland CSR2 was 84.9 compared to the county average cropland CSR2 of 76.8.

Handling the auction was Ben Watson, AFM, Farmers National Company, 641-483-4249.