Simulcast Live and Online Auction! The live auction will be held on Wednesday, November 11, 2020, 10:00 AM at the Hilton Garden Inn, 3100 S Dirksen Parkway, Springfield, Illinois. Online simulcast bidding starts Starts Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 10:00 AM and closes Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at end of live event.
Property is being offered in two separate tracts and are lease free for 2021. All tracts have been well maintained and contain highly productive soils for the area.
Tract 1 (117.5± acres): highly productive Tama, Spaulding, and Sable silt loam soils with a PI Index of 136.7. Easement from the hard surface township road provides quality access to the property. Farm is partially tiled with a well maintained ditch providing good drainage. Tract 1 had 4.3± acres enrolled in CRP that expired September 2020, with an annual payment of $701. Tract 1 is located at 550th Street, Elkhart, Illinois; three miles southeast of Elkhart, Illinois (from Elkhart take Old Route 66 south one mile to 600th Street - Viper Coal Mine Road, then east four miles to 900th Avenue, then south a half mile to 550th Street).
Tract 2 (40± acres): highly productive Virden and Ipava soils with a PI Index of 137. A 25 foot easement from the hard surface township road provides access to the property. Tract 2 is located at Ruthland Road, Modesto, Illinois; three miles northeast of Modesto, Illinois (from Modesto take Nine Mile Lane east three miles, then north one mile; continue north thee quarters of a mile on Campbell Road then west one quarter mile).