Sold:Bentley 80 Acres Sealed Bid Auction - Story County
Due to the passing of Allan and Evelyn Bentley, longtime Story County award-winning dairy producers, the family has decided to make this excellent parcel available to the public by sealed bid. Bids are due by 1 pm on Friday, September 20th with a decision to be made by Friday, September 27, 2019. Bids are to be made on a total dollar amount and not per acre. Minimum bid is $824,000 or $10,300/acre on 80 acres.
This is an excellent property that has been in the same family for many years. Not many large tracts like this come available very often in this area. The tillable acres are estimated since approx. 1.4 acres of tillable land in FSA reports are actually in the east acreage exception not shown on the FSA maps.
This is a quality 120 acre tract that has been well maintained and located on a ridge so it doesn’t take any water from other land. The farm has an 82.2 CSR 2. The farm is leased for 2019 on a cash rent that can be assigned to the buyer with a closing before March 1. The lease can be cancelled for the 2020 crop year.
This is a quality 280 acre tract that has a good location in a known prime deer habitat area. There is a combination of CRP and potential cash rent income. Good conservation and income with the Conservation Reserve Program plus timber for the deer and turkeys.
This is an excellent deer and turkey hunting property with heavy draws and mature timber stands as well as a flowing creek and good access to the north and east side. There is 160 acre tract that has a good location in a known prime deer habitat area. There is a combination of CRP with some tillable acres mostly in seed grass fields plus the excellent hunting and recreation.
Excellent quality tract of land in central Iowa. Good fertility and yield history. Soil test and other farm information available to interested parties. Lease is open for 2019 and beyond. Tile map is also available.