This 258 acre sprawling farm located in DeKalb County 29 miles south and west of the city of DeKalb, IL., has a PI Index of 129.9 on 239 tillable acres. Excellent yield history and solid soil fertility tests. Details in this brochure. Tile and waterway improvements done in past eight years.
The city of Earlville is 6.8 miles south and the city of Rollo is 1.5 miles west of the farm. The DeKalb Taylor Regional Airport (KDKP) is 26.8 miles to the north and the Rochelle Municipal Airport (RPJ) is 26 miles to the northwest. This property is 5.1 miles south of the Shabbona Lake State Park.
The city of Dekalb, with a population of 43,682, is 55 miles west of Chicago in north central Illinois. DeKalb's economy is based on agriculture (notably hybrid seed corn, as well as soybeans, hogs, and cattle) and manufacturing, including tractors, agricultural storage units, packaging, and wire harnesses.The city is also, home to Illinois' second largest university, Northern Illinois University.
There is also a 35 acre parcel being offered with this property with a PI Index of 131.2.