Wright County, IA
116.00 Acres M/L

Highway C20/130th Street & Ida Avenue
Kanawha, IA 50447
Listing #17340


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Property Info


Wright County, Iowa Land Auction! Peoples Company proudly presents the Lee Family Farm in the sale of 116 m/l total acres in Section 20 of Norway Township. The public auction will be held at 10:00 AM on February 21st, 2024, at the Red Shed Event Center in Clarion, Iowa.   

The farm has 109.39 FSA cropland acres carrying a CSR2 of 81.3. High-quality soil types include Canisteo clay loam, Nicollet clay loam, and Clarion loam. The farm has been professionally managed by an excellent operator and the results have shown in the yields:

2020 Soybeans: 69 BU/AC
2021 Corn: 246 BU/AC 
2022 Soybeans: 70 BU/AC 
2023 Corn: 242 BU/AC 

The farm has a 10" county tile line and a relief tile line along the east side of the property. The farm is located in Drainage Districts #219, #107, #121, and #121 LAT 4. Per discussions with the Wright County Drainage Clerk, there are no large upcoming projects in these drainage districts. A wetland determination has been completed and the tillable acres have been deemed Prior Converted/Non-Wetland. The farm is leased for the 2024 crop season, contact listing agents for details. 

Legal Description

The North ½ Of The Northeast ¼ And The North ½ Of The South ½ of the Northeast ¼, In Section 20, Township 93 North, Range 25 West Of The 5th P.M., Wright County, Iowa Except Parcel 'A' Located In The NW ¼ Of The NE ¼ in said Section 20, Described In The Plat Of Survey Filed On April 6, 2015 In the Office of the Wright County Recorder, In Book 2015 Page 597. Exact legal description to be taken from Abstract.


From Clarion, Iowa: Travel north on Madison Avenue for 8.5 miles until reaching Highway C20/130th Street. Turn left (west) on Highway C20/130th Street for 4 miles. The farm is located on the southwest corner of Highway C20/130th Street and Ida Avenue.
  • Sign On Property: Yes
  • MLS Number: 687882
  • Parcel Number: 0220200006, 0220200003, 0220200002
  • School District: West Hancock Community Schools
  • General Area: Southeast of Kanawha
  • Net Taxes: $3,246.00
  • Online Bidding: Yes
  • Auction Date: February 21, 2024
  • CSR2: 81.30
  • Possession: At Closing, Subject to Tenant's Rights
  • Terms: Cash, Conventional

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Auction Details

Wright County Land Auction
116 Acres M/L (Offered in One Tract)
Wednesday, February 21st, 2024 at 10:00 AM

Seller: Lee Family Trust

Auction Location:
The Red Shed Event Center
908 2nd Street NW
Clarion, Iowa 50525

Bidder Registration: All prospective bidders must register with Peoples Company and receive a bidder number to bid at the auction.

Online Bidding:  Register to bid at http://peoplescompany.bidwrangler.com/. Potential bidders may have access to the live auction by utilizing Peoples Company's online auction platform via the Internet. By using Peoples Company's online auction platform, bidders acknowledge that the Internet is known to be unpredictable in performance and may, from time to time, impede access, become inoperative, or provide a slow connection to the online auction platform. Bidders agree that Peoples Company nor its affiliates, members, officers, shareholders, agents, or contractors are, in any way, responsible for any interference or connectivity issues the bidder may experience when utilizing the online auction platform.

Auction Method: The farmland will be sold as one individual tract on a price-per-acre basis to the High Bidder. 

Farm Program Information: Farm Program Information is provided by the Wright County Farm Service Agencies. The figures stated in the marketing material are the best estimates of the Seller and Peoples Company; however, Farm Program Information, base acres, total crop acres, conservation plan, etc. are subject to change when the farm is reconstituted by the Wright County FSA and NRCS offices.

Earnest Money Payment: A 10% earnest money payment is required on the day of the auction. The earnest money payment may be paid in the form of cash or check. All funds will be held in the Malloy Law Trust Account.

Closing: Closing will occur on or before Thursday, March 28th, 2024. The balance of the purchase price will be payable at closing in the form of a guaranteed check or wire transfer.

Possession: Possession of the farm will be given At Closing, Subject to Tenant's Rights.

Farm Lease: The farm is currently leased for the 2024 crop season. Contact agents for details.

Contract & Title: Immediately upon the conclusion of the auction, the high bidder will enter into a real estate sales contract and deposit with Malloy Law Firm the required earnest money payment. The Seller will provide a current abstract at their expense. The sale is not contingent upon Buyer financing.

Other: This sale is subject to all easements, covenants, leases, and restrictions of record. All property is sold on an “As is – Where is” basis with no warranties, expressed or implied, made by the Auctioneer, Peoples Company, or Seller. All bids will be on a per-acre basis. Peoples Company and its representatives are agents of the Seller. The winning bidder acknowledges that they are representing themselves in completing the auction sales transaction. Any announcements made on auction day by the Auctioneer or Listing Agents will take precedence over all previous marketing material or oral statements. Bidding increments are at the sole discretion of the Auctioneer. No absentee or phone bids will be accepted at the auction without prior approval of the Auctioneer. All decisions of the Auctioneer are final.

Disclaimer: All field boundaries are presumed to be accurate according to the best available information and knowledge of the Seller and Peoples Company. Overall tract acres, tillable acres, etc. may vary from figures stated within the marketing material. The buyer should perform his/her investigation of the property before bidding at the auction. The brief legal descriptions in the marketing material should not be used in legal documents. Full legal descriptions will be taken from the Abstract. 


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