Land Sale of the Week: $15,100 per acre in Northwest Iowa

A prime 80-acres in Lyon County, Iowa, sold Oct. 2 for a heady $15,100 an acre, keeping up the tradition of strong land values in that part of the state. The farm in question was located five miles northwest of George in a strong row-crop and livestock area. It featured 77 tillable acres with a slight roll. The soil CSR2 was 94.2 with maximum equal to 100. The old CSR was 67 compared to the county average of 59.5.

Handling the auction were Chuck Sutton, Auctioneer & Land Broker, Sioux Falls, SD, 605-336-6315 and Clark Ahders, auctioneer, Rock Rapids, Iowa, 712-470-4700.

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