The Maring Farm

Price: $8,250 per acre
County: Carroll

Contact Details
Mark T. Mommsen
Mobile: 815-901-4269
Phone: 815-756-3606

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Property Details

The subject farm is located approximately 105 miles west of Chicago O'Hare International Airport. Nearby towns include: Chadwick (4 miles northeast), Milledgeville (8 1/2 miles east), Thomson (7 miles west), and Mount Carroll (7 1/2 miles north).
There is approximately 7/16 mile of road frontage on Hartman Road and 1/2 mile on Ideal Road.
major highways
Illinois Route 78 is 1 1/4 miles west, Illinois Route 40 is 4 miles northeast, Illinois Route 64/U.S. Route 52 is 7 3/4 miles north, and U.S. Route 30 is 10 miles southwest of the property.
legal description
A brief legal description indicates The Maring Farm is located in Part of the Northeast Quarter of Section 19 and Part of the Northwest Quarter of Section 20, Township 23 North - Range 5 East (Fairhaven Township), Carroll County, Illinois.
total acres
There are a total of 155.75 acres, more or less, according to the Carroll County Assessor's Office.
tillable acres
There are approximately 144 cropland acres according to the Carroll County FSA.
soil types
Major soil types found on this farm include Port Byron silt loam and Seaton silt loam.
The topography of the subject farm is level to rolling.
mineral rights
All mineral rights owned by the seller will be transferred in their entirety to the new owner.
Possession will be given at closing, subject to the terms and conditions set forth in a purchase contract.
price terms
The asking price is $8,250 per acre. The owners are seeking a cash sale. A 10% earnest money deposit should accompany any offer to purchase.
Mortgage financing is available from several sources. Names and addresses will be provided upon request.
The 2013 real estate taxes totaled $3,085.36. The tax parcel numbers are #03-14-19-200-002 and #03-14-20-100-002.
grain markets
There are a number of grain markets located within 15 miles of The Maring Farm.
Productive Carroll County farmland.

Soils Information

Soil # Soil Name Acres +/- Productivity Index* Weighted Average Corn Yield Index* Gross Bushels
277BPort Byron silt loam48.771431949,461
274D3Seaton silt loam32.99971344,421
274D2Seaton silt loam21.151071483,130
3415AOrion silt loam14.271311802,569
277CPort Byron silt loam13.201401902,508
268C2Mt. Carroll silt loam7.451251701,267
274C2Seaton sillt loam2.69112154414
268BMt. Carroll silt loam2.01133181364
274C2Seaton silt loam1.47116161237
Total Acres : 155.75 acres, more or less
Tillable Acres : 144.00 acres, or 92.46% per FSA figures
Productivity Index : 123.78
Weighted Average Corn Yield Index : 169.24 bushels per acre, based on tillable acres
Comparable Yield Index : 156.47 bushels per acre, based on total acres

Disclaimer: Although the information contained in this brochure is considered to be accurate, no representation or warranty to that effect is being made. The information contained herein is subject to verification, and no liability for errors or omissions is assumed. The listing may be withdrawn with or without notice, and the stated price and terms are subject to change without notice or approval. The Seller further reserves the right to reject any and all offers. All inquiries, inspection appointments, and offers must be channeled through the Seller’s Designated Agent.

*Figures taken from the University of Illinois Bulletin 811, Optimum Crop Productivity Ratings for Illinois Soils.

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