$9,900 per acre in Southwestern Minnesota

A Feb. 25 auction of 60 acres near the Minnesota-South Dakota border saw a winning bid of $9,900 an acre. The farm was located 7 miles South of Jasper in Rock County. The land was gently rolling to rolling and featured an outstanding Productivity Index of 92.4. It featured 59.3 acres of tillable cropland. Approximately 17 acres were sowed to alfalfa.

Handling the auction was Dean Stoltenberg, Pipestone Realty, LLC, Jasper, Minn., 507-348-7352.