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$9,098 per acre in Northwest Indiana

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:26 AM
Sept. 22 saw the auction of 61 acres located in Jasper County, Ind., southwest of Francesville. The farm was nearly all tillable and featured a corn PI of 144.5. It sold for $9,098 per acre. Handling the auction was M

$7,975 per acre in North-Central Iowa

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
An Oct. 26 auction in Hancock Co., Iowa, saw 160 acres sell for $7,975 an acre. The farm was located about two miles northwest of Britt. It offered 153 tillable acres and a cropland CSR2 of 64.6. The county average cropl

$6,076 per acre in South-Central Iowa

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
An Oct. 19 auction in Madison Co., Iowa, saw 460 acres sell for 6,076 an acre. It had 359 tillable acres and a CSR2 of 66.2 versus the county average cropland CSR2 of 58.5. It also included 37.5 acres of mature trees. Th

$12,200 per acre in Western Illinois

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
McDonough Co., Ill., saw another strong farmland auction Oct. 17. That's when 204 acres of high-quality farmland sold for $12,200 an acre. The farm was located 15 miles northwest of Macomb, Illinois. It featured 203

$10,868 per acre in East-Central Indiana

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
An Oct. 12 auction in Rush County, Ind., saw 135 acres bring $10,868 an acre, The farm was located 2.5 miles southeast of Milroy, Indiana. It featured 134 tillable acres and carried a corn PI of 164.3. It was offered as

$6,750 per acre in East-Central Missouri

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
An Oct. 18 auction saw 160 acres in Audrain Co., MO, sell for $6,750 an acre. The farm was located 10 miles south of Paris, Missouri. It featured 161.5 tillable acres. The farm was offered as two tracts but sold as a sin

$12,100 per acre in East-Central Illinois

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
A Dec, 12 auction in Douglas Co., Ill., saw 211 acres sell for $12,100 an acre. The farm was located about a half-mile north of Tuscola. The farm offered 200 level, tillable acres and a soil PI of 141 with 147 being maxi

$10,000 per acre in Eastern Nebraska

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
A private listing of 157 acres in Stanton Co., Neb., sold recently for $10,000 an acre. The farm was located about 4 miles northwest of Pilger and featured 153 acres of cropland. The center-pivot irrigation system was in