$9,000 per acre in Northwest Iowa

April 11, 2016 10:12 AM

A recent private sale in Buena Vista Co., Iowa, saw 80 acres sell for $9,000 per acre. The farm was located about two miles east of Marathon. It featured 79 tillable acres and carried a cropland CSR2 of 83.2 versus the county cropland CSR2 average of 85.5.

Handling the sale was Ken Schmitt, AFM, Farmers National Company, Jefferson, 515-386-5320.