Productive Tillable Land In Rice Co, KS - 312.7 Acres

Auction Date15November

312.7 Acres / Rice County, KS

Auction Location:1145 E US 56 Hwy, Lyons, KS 67554

Auction Type:Reserve

Auction starts in:05 months, 09 days 21 hours 17 minutes

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Auction Date: 11.15.2023. Auction Time: 10:00 AM

Auction Location: Celebration Centre, Zwick East Room, 1145 E US 56 Hwy, Lyons, KS 67554

312.7+/- Productive tillable acres offered in 2 tracts. Tract 1 is located 2 miles north and 3 miles west of Chase, KS and Tract 2 is located 1 mile north of Alden, KS. Both tracts have well-maintained roads lining two sides of the property and sit just a couple miles off blacktop roads. Sells with open tenancy after 2023. These tracts would be an excellent addition to your operation or a way to diversify your investment portfolio.

Tract 1 Description: North 155.9 Acres

Tract 1 is located just two miles north and three miles west of Chase, KS at the intersection of Avenue J and 5th Rd. This property offers easy access via well-maintained roads. The nearest blacktop road is 6th rd coming north off of Hwy 56, which leaves only 1.5 miles of gravel road to the property. This tract is made up of 155.9+/- total acres consisting of 152.98+/- acres of tillable. Throughout the years, this property has been rotated between wheat, soybeans, and grain sorghum, with the average yields as follows; wheat (36 avg.), soybeans (26 avg.) and grain sorghum (88 avg.). A saltwater disposal well is also in the process of being put in place. The new owner will receive a portion of the lease annually, providing additional income to the property. Overall, this is an excellent opportunity for a farmer or investor alike, whether adding to your operation or investment portfolio.


Tract #: 1

Deeded Acres: 155.9+/-

FSA Farmland Acres: 152.98

Soil Types: Abbyville loam, Solvay loamy fine sand, Darlow-Elmer complex, Pratt loamy fine sand, Elmer loam, Farnum and Funmar loams, Saltrcreek and Naron fine sandy loams, Attica fine sandy loam

Soil Class: 52% Class III, 25.8% Class II, & 22.2% Class IV

Average Yield: Wheat (36 avg.), Soybeans (26 avg.), Grain Sorghum (88 avg.)

CRP Acres/Payment: No CRP

Taxes: $560.70 (2022)

Lease Status: Open tenancy after 2023 year end

Possession: Immediate possession

Survey Needed?: No survey is needed

Brief Legal: 155.9+/- acres, S22 T19S R10W, Rice Co, KS Pioneer Township

PIDs: 0800652200000001000

Lat/Lon: 38.387537, -98.410789

Zip Code: 67524

Tract 2 Description: South 156.8 Acres

Tract 2 is located just one mile north and a quarter mile west of Alden, KS at the intersection of Avenue S and 10th Rd. This property offers easy access via well-maintained roads. The nearest blacktop road is Ave. T which is 1 mile south of the property. This tract is made up of 156.8+/- total acres with 156.57+/- acres being tillable and consists of 100% Class II soils. Throughout the years, this property has been primarily planted to wheat with an average yield of 38 bushels per acre. In 2021 the tillable was planted to grain sorghum and in 2022 was split between corn and soybeans. The current crop for 2023 is wheat. Overall, this is a flat piece of dirt that would be an excellent addition to your operation or investment portfolio.


Tract #: 2

Deeded Acres: 156.8+/-

FSA Farmland Acres: 156.57

Soil Types: Solvay loamy fine sand, Farnum and Funmar loams, Saltcreek and Naron find sandy loams, Attica fine sandy loam

Soil Class: 100% Class II

Average Yield: Wheat (38 avg.)

CRP Acres/Payment: No CRP

Taxes: $1,296.34 (2022)

Lease Status: Open tenancy after 2023 year-end; sells subject to 2023 tenancy agreement

Possession: Immediate possession

Survey Needed?: No survey is needed

Brief Legal: 156.8+/- acres, S33 T20S R9W, Rice Co, KS Center Township

PIDs: 0801483300000008000

Lat/Lon: 38.264283, -98.317047

Zip Code: 67512

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  • 10% down payment immediately after auction - cash, personal, or business checks accepted

  • If the winning bid is online, you will be immediately contacted to make arrangements for the 10% down payment and a purchase contract will be sent via DocuSign

  • High bidder has 30 days to close unless otherwise noted

  • Announcements on auction day will take precedence over any prior announcements

  • This is a no contingency sale and is not subject to financing or additional inspections

  • Possession at closing, subject to tenant’s rights, if any

  • If a survey is needed it will be done following the auction and the total purchase price will be adjusted to the surveyed acres

  • All information provided is derived from sources believed correct but is not guaranteed or warranted - Bidders shall rely entirely on their own information and judgments

  • North 155.9:

  • Mostly class II and III soils

  • Currently in wheat

  • Water way running through the property

  • 2.5 Miles from Hwy 56/blacktop road

  • 5 Miles to Chase/Central Prairie Co-op

  • Electric nearby-flat piece of ground

  • Oneok Pipeline sheds in all 4 corners

  • Oil holding tanks on the north side

  • 1 natural gas pump

  • South 156.8:

  • All class II soils

  • Currently in wheat

  • Shelterbelt along the north border

  • Good gravel road on east and south border

  • 1.5 Miles from a blacktop road

  • 1.5 Miles from Central Prairie Co-op

312.7 Acres / Rice County, KS

Auction Location:1145 E US 56 Hwy, Lyons, KS 67554

Auction Type:Reserve

Auction starts in:05 months, 09 days 21 hours 17 minutes

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Jefferson Kirk Gilbert, Ranch & Farm Auctions (CO00002929), Kansas Broker License # 00237080

Joe Gizdic, Director, Ranch & Farm Auctions, 217.299.0332

Tom McFarlane, Kansas Land Specialist for Whitetail Properties Real Estate, LLC, 316.755.6374

Taylor Myers, Kansas Land Specialist for Whitetail Properties Real Estate, LLC, 620.869.9989

Brandon Hamel, Auctioneer

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