This is a 333.83 acre tract in north west Mahaska County with 308 tillable acres. The farm is leased for 2017 and is open for the 2018 crop year. The lease terms are available upon request. There is a good tenant in place that would work well for a tenant for the next owner of they desire. The tract is bottom land on the north side of the Skunk River what is well protected by a high levee. The farm has with high production capabilities. Over the past two crop years the yields have average 220 bushels per acre and 65 bushels per acre for corn and soybeans. The property takes very little water from other properties and has large tubes to allow surface water to flow into the Skunk River but remain closed in times of higher river levels. There is a drainage ditch that divides the land into two parcels. The drainage ditch channels water from other land to the north to the river. This farm has some excellent possibilities for additional improvements that would make it even more productive that can be discussed with the right buyer. There are three 10,000 bu. bins and one 3,000 by bin in the NE corner of the farm.
Brief Legal Description:
E 1/2 SE 1/4 of 3-76-17, W 1/2 SW 1/4 and SE 1/4 SW 1/4 and SW 1/4 SE 1/4 of 2-76-17 and N 1/2 N 1/2 NW 1/4 and NW 1/4 NE 1/4 of 11-76-17, Mahaska County, Iowa.
East of Pella and SW of New Sharon. From Pella go east on Old Hwy 102 (G5T) about 4 miles and once you cross the Skunk River take the gravel road to the right (155th) then go east and turn right (South) on Eaton Ave then go 1.25 miles then east on 160th for 1/4 mile then south again on Eaton Avenue to 168th and the farm is on your right. The grain bins are 1/4 mile to the east. Their address is 1456—168th, New Sharon, Iowa.