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HOLDING STEADY: BigIron Realty of Columbus, Neb., reports that land prices seem to be holding firm, with little apparent movement up or down.

Nebraska ag land prices holding firm

There is still demand for land and a good mix of buyers and sellers, BigIron Realty reports.

Land prices seem to be firm, and there does not seem to be too much dramatic movement up or down, BigIron Realty reports. There is still demand for land and a good mix of buyers and sellers.

BigIron Realty of Columbus, Neb., a licensed real estate broker in eight states, compiles the reports for this column, but not all sales are handled by BigIron each month. Contact BigIron at 800-887-8625. The following are several of the most recent sales:

Northeastern Nebraska

Knox County. A total of 280 acres sold for $476,000. This property includes pastureland with trees for the avid hunter, including five ponds and a working stock well for a water source. There also are 24 acres of farm ground. — Compliments of BigIron Realty

Boone County. A total of 160 acres sold at online auction for $720,000. This farm contains 52.56 acres of dryland crop ground with the balance in pasture or meadow. There is a water source in the southwest corner of the property. — Compliments of BigIron Realty

Eastern Nebraska

Hamilton County. A total of 200 acres sold for $1,226,484. This is a high-production farm with gently rolling topography and excellent soil fertility. It features a late-model, eight-tower Valley center pivot with a diesel power unit, generator and 1,000-gallon tank. There also is an MFS 30-foot diameter grain bin with a new drying floor and power sweep. — Compliments of BigIron Realty

Lancaster County. A total of 50 acres sold for $220,000. This property is hay ground with building potential, located close to Lincoln, Neb., with rolling terrain featuring draws, wooded brush, wildlife and pasture. — Compliments of BigIron Realty

Northwestern Nebraska

Garden County. A total of 316 acres sold for $300,200. This farm is prime dryland crop ground partially planted to wheat and summer fallow. This is a great location with access to a main road and blacktop, southwest of Oshkosh, Neb. — Compliments of BigIron Realty

Northwestern Iowa

Clay County.  A total of 35.74 acres sold at online auction for $309,176.95. This farm has an average Corn Suitability Rating index of 75.1. It is conveniently located 1 mile from Spencer, Iowa. Numerous grain elevators are a short distance away. — Compliments of BigIron Realty

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