$8,500 per acre in Central Iowa

A 100-acre parcel in Franklin County, Iowa, sold Wednesday for $8,500 an acre. The parcel featured 99 tillable acres with a Corn Suitability Rating 2 (CSR2) of 84.5. the county average CSR2 if 80.7. The ground was classified as HEL (highly erodible land).

The property also included a one-acre farmstead, which consistend of an older home and a few outbuildings.

Andrew Zellmer of Peoples Company, Clive, Iowa, 515-222-1367 was the agent for the sale.