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$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

$11,500 per acre in Eastern Iowa

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
Dec. 1 saw the auction of 200 acres southeast of Delmar, Iowa, in Clinton Co., bring $11,500 an acre. The farm offered 193 tillable acres and carried a strong CSR2 of 88.3 versus the county average cropland CSR2 of 63.2.

$9,200 an acre in Southwest Nebraska

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
An auction Wednesday in Phelps County, Neb., saw 161 acres sell for $9,200 an acre. The farm consisted of 242 acres was located south of Loomis. It was offered in two tracts. Both tracts featured Class 1 soils and center

$6,087 per acre in Northwestern Indiana

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
An auction Tuesday in Pulaski Co., Ind., saw 308 acres bring $6,087 per acre. The farm, located 5 miles west of Winamac, offered about 286.5 tillable acres, including 23.5 acres enrolled in CRP through September 2024 at

$10,300 per acre in Central Iowa

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
An auction this morning, Nov. 22, in Story Co., Iowa, saw 120 acres sell for $10,300 an acre. The farm was located 2.5 miles northeast of Zearing, Iowa, and featured 116 tillable acres. There were no building improvement

$9,400 per acre in North-Central Iowa

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
A Nov. 16 auction in Hancock Co., Iowa, saw 160 acres sell for $9,400 an acre. The tract featured 153.5 tillable acres and a soil CSR2 rating of 82.7 versus the county average cropland CSR2 of 78.7. The land was part

$11,204 per acre in Central Indiana

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
A Jan. 16 auction of 74 acres in Tiption Co., Ind., saw the land sell as one tract for an average of $11.204 per acre. The land was located about three miles west of Tipton and offered 71 tillable acre. The remainder was

$11,650 per acre in Western Illinois

| By Mike Walsten on 03/09/2017 10:25 AM
A Jan. 10 auction saw 40.5 acres in Warren Co., Ill., sell for $11,650 per acre. The farm was located five miles northwest of Roseville. It was 100% tillable and offered a soil PI of 142.7 with 147 being maximum per Bull