$7,700 per acre in Central Iowa

August 26, 2016 09:16 AM

An Aug. 24 auction in Boone Co., Iowa, saw 113 acres bring $7,700 an acre. The farm was located about 3.5 miles west of Gilbert and offered 100 tillable acres. The cropland CSR2 was 86.1 versus the county average cropland CSR2 of 76.8. The farm featured a newly installed 40-foot farm entrance.

Handling the auction was Scott Kelly and Steve Bruere of Peoples Company, Clive, Iowa, 515-240-7500.