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$8.3 million in Southwestern Kansas

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
A fully integrated, large-acreage cattle backgrounding operation near Garden City, Kan., sold May 24 for $8,343,000 to a single buyer. The operation consisted of 9,480 acres and was located 28 miles southwest of Garden C

$797 per acre in Northeastern Colorado

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
May 24 saw 320 acres in Yuma Co., Colo., sell for $255,000 or about $797 per acre. The farm was located 10 miles southeast of Clarkville and offered 304 acres of dryland cropland along with a farmstead. Handling the a

$9,700 per acre in Northern Illinois

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
A farm property featuring 217.5 acres in DeKalb County, Ill., recently sold for $9,700 per acre. The farm was located about four miles south of DeKalb, and offered a total of 211 tillable acres. The soil PI was 141.6 wit

$7,900 per acre in Central Iowa

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
A June 15 auction in Poweshiek County, Iowa, saw 87 acres sell for $7,900 an acre. The farm was located about 2.5 miles west of Victor. It offered 85.5 tillable acres. The CSR2 was 77.3 compared to the county-average

$4,700 per acre in Southeast Iowa

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
A June 25 auction in Henry County, Iowa, saw 105.5 acres sell for $4,700 an acre. The farm was located about 2.5 miles west of Trenton. It featured 55 tillable acres, including 18 acres in CRP with an annual payment of $

$6,250 per acre in Southwest Iowa

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
An auction this morning saw 160 acres located north of Cumberland, Iowa, in Cass County sell for $6,250 an acre. The farm featured 134 tillable acres with a CSR2 of 67.2 versus a county average cropland CSR2 of 69.5. The

$2,100 per acre in Central South Dakota

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
June 7 saw the auction of 640 acres seven miles north of Ree Heights, Hand Co., S.D., sell for $2,100 per acre. The farm was level and mostly all tillable with 635 tillable acres of cropland. The soil PI was 19.8. The fa

$6,500 per acre in Eastern South Dakota

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
June 14 saw the auction of 80 acres in northeastern Lake Co., S.D., bring $6,500 an acre. The farm was located southeast of Nunda. It featured 73 acres of cropland and a PI of 69.7. The land is leased for the 2016 crop y

$3,705 per acre in Central South Dakota

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
A June 15 auction saw 306.5 acres in Jerauld County, S.D., sell under the gavel for $3,705 an acre. The farm was located nine miles southeast of Wessington Springs and featured 210 acres of cropland with a PI of 73.5. It

$6,382 per acre in North Central Indiana

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
A July 14 auction in Miami County, Ind., saw 271 acres sell for $6,382 an acre. The farm was located five miles east of Peru and was offered as four tracts. It was purchased as a single unit. The farm offered 241 tillabl

$4,350 per acre in Eastern South Dakota

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
A July 13 auction saw 75.6 acres in Brookings Co., S. D., sell for $4,350 an acre. The farm was located south of Brookings and adjoining a rural housing development. It offered 70 acres of cropland and a soil PI of 57.

$11,000 per acre in East-Central Iowa

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
A July 9 auction saw 80 acres in Poweshiek County, Iowa, sell for $880,000 or $11,000 an acre. The farm was located about five miles northwest of Montezuma. It was offered in two tracts but sold as a single unit. It cons