The Quick Farm

Price: $7,400 per acre
County: Lee

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 65 miles west of Chicago O'Hare International Airport. Nearby cities include: Rochelle (3 miles northeast), Oregon (11 1/2 miles northwest), and Dixon (13 3/8 miles west).
There is approximately 3/16 mile of road frontage on Interstate 88, 3/8 mile on Meridian Road, and 5/8 mile on Quarry Road.
major highways
Interstate 88 is the southerly border of the property, Illinois Route 38 is 1 3/4 miles west, and Interstate 39 is 8 1/8 miles east of the property.
legal description
A brief legal description indicates The Quick Farm is located in Part of Section 25, Township 22 North – Range 11 East (Ashton Township), Lee County, Illinois.
total acres
There are a total of 211.59 acres, more or less, according to the Lee County Assessor’s Office.
tillable acres
There are approximately 209.84 tillable acres according to the Lee County FSA.
soil types
Hoopeston sandy loam is the primary soil type on this farm.
FSA Data
Detailed FSA information is available in the brochure.
The topography of the subject farm is level to gently rolling.
location climate growing season
Lee County has a continental climate typical of northern Illinois. The average length of the growing season is nearly 173 days. On average we expect about 2,750 growing degree days from April 23 through October 15. Annual precipitation averages about 35" with over two thirds of this coming during the growing season. Snowfall averages about 35" per year. Prevailing winds are from the west-northwest.
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 $7,400 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 2018 real estate taxes totaled $3,201.92. The tax parcel numbers are #03-04-25-100-002, #03-04-25-100-004, #03-04-25-200-009, #03-04-25-200-010, #03-04-25-200-011 & #03-04-25-300-004.
grain markets
There are a number of grain markets located within 10 miles of The Quick Farm.
The Quick Farm is zoned Ag-1, Agricultural.

Soils Information

Soil # Soil Name Acres +/- Productivity Index* Weighted Average Corn Yield Index* Gross Bushels
172AHoopeston sandy loam102.3810914715,050
201AGilford fine sandy loam39.551101485,853
125ASelma loam37.861291766,663
88B2Sparta loamy sand6.8987113779
102ALa Hogue loam6.681211621,082
379B2Dakota sandy loam6.40106143915
355ABinghampton sandy loam6.24105142886
742B2Dickinson sandy loam2.13103140298
440BJasper loam1.05129173182
802AOrthents, loamy0.340 0
488AHooppole loam0.3212116352
Total Acres : 211.59 acres, more or less
Tillable Acres : 209.84 acres, or 99.17% per FSA figures
Productivity Index : 112.13
Weighted Average Corn Yield Index : 151.36 bushels per acre, based on tillable acres
Comparable Yield Index : 150.10 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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