Oct. 28, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- Six southwest
farms totaling approximately 1,153 acres will be offered at auction
Thursday, Nov. 21
Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company
marketing the properties and managing the sale.
"These farms offer 755 acres of tillable farmland with good, highly productive soils. There's also about 80 acres of nice pasture and some recreational land in an area noted for its excellent deer and turkey hunting," said
, president of the auction company. "These farms are equally well suited either for area farmers wishing to add to their holdings or for investors."
All six farms are located within a seven-mile radius in
. They range in size from 55 acres to 340 acres and will be offered in 15 tracts. The land will be available for the 2014 crop year, and 2013 hunting rights are available.
The properties are located approximately 15 miles from
Prairie Du Chien
, 25 miles from Dubuque, and 30 miles from
"Most of the land is situated so that those seeking cropland without recreational land or pasture can acquire that, while hunters or cattlemen can bid on acreage that specificially suits their needs. One tract also has a four-bedroom home, livestock buildings and equipment buildings," said Schrader.
The auction will begin at
6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21
at the Grant County Youth & Ag Building at the Grant County Fairgrounds. Schrader personnel will be available to provide detailed information on
Wednesday, Oct. 30
10 a.m. to noon
, and on
Thursday, Nov. 21
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Individuals interested in additional information may visit
, or call 800-451-2709.
Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company, based in
Columbia City, Ind.
, is one of the nation's largest auctioneers of agricultural land.
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SOURCE Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company