$8,200 per acre in Western Illinois

January 24, 2017 09:16 AM

A Jan. 20 auction saw 76 acres of Fulton Co., Ill., cropland sell for $8,200 per acre. The farm was located about 4 miles southeast of Canton. It was mostly all tillable with a soil PI of 135.1 with 147 the maximum rating per Bulletin 811. A six-acre farmstead sold separately for $50,000.

Handling the auction was Sullivan Auctioneers, Hamilton, Ill., 844-847-2161.