$8,200 per acre in Northwest Iowa

October 10, 2016 10:37 AM

An Oct. 5 auction of 100 acres in Pocahontas Co., Iowa, saw the farm bring $8,200 an acre. The farm was located west of Havelock. It offered 98 tillable acres. However, 90 acres were in one field south of state Highway 10 and 8 acres were in a small field north of the highway. CSR2 on the cropland was 82.4 versus the county average cropland CSR2 of 85.1.

Handling the auction was Chuck Sikora, The Acre Co., Spencer, Iowa, 712-262-3529.