Marshall County, IL Land Auction – Bartley-Moran

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 5:00 pm Central

Auction to be conducted as a virtual, online auction. If you need assistance with internet bidding, please contact our office at (844) 847-2161


$13,300 PER ACRE

TOTAL – $2,006,970.00


Marshall County, Illinois

The Bartley-Moran Farm is located approximately 10 miles northwest of Chillicothe, IL or 12 miles northeast of Princeville, IL. The land is further described as being located in the West Half of Section 31, T12N-R8E, La Prairie Township, Marshall County, IL.


Bartley-Moran Farm

Joseph F. Bartley, III Trust

Michael F. Bartley


The Margaret B. Moran Trust Agreement

Kenneth W. Moran, Jr.

Managed By

Kevin Haas

(309) 264-7767

General Information

150± Acres • 1 Tract

The farm contains a total of 150± acres and will be sold in 1-tract. Farmers and investors, be sure to check out this nearly all-tillable, productive farmland located along State Route 40.

Tract Information

150± Acres

  • FSA maps indicate 140.01 NHEL cropland acres
  • Additional 7.6 CRP acres with an annual payment of $2,229 which expires 9/30/2024
  • Soil Productivity Index: 130.3
  • Soil types include Saybrook, Sable, Osco, La Rose and Catlin
  • The farm has had extensive conservation work completed
  • Road access along the east side by State Route 40 and along the north side by Speer-Stark Road

Method & Terms

The Bartley-Moran Farm will be sold by the acre on the basis of 150± acres. Immediately following the auction, the successful buyer will be required to sign a real estate sale contract with the seller and pay ten percent (10%) of the bid price as a non-refundable down payment, which will be held in escrow until closing. The balance of the bid price will be due at the time of closing on or before December 22, 2021. Bidding is NOT subject to the following contingencies, including but not limited to financing, appraisal, or inspection. The seller will pay the 2021 real estate taxes, due and payable in 2022, and provide title insurance in the full amount of the purchase price. Possession will be given at the time of closing subject to the remaining 2021 crop year tenancy. The property sells free and clear of tenancy for the 2022 crop year.


All announcements sale day shall take precedence over any prior advertising either written or oral. The information in this brochure is believed to be accurate; however, no liability for its accuracy, errors, or omissions is assumed. All lines drawn on maps, photographs, drone video, etc. are approximate. Buyers should verify the information to their satisfaction. There are no expressed or implied warranties pertaining to the property. The real estate is being sold “As Is”.

Aerial Tour

FSA Information

Soil Test Information

Real Estate Tax Information

PIN 08-31-100-003 - 135.91 acres - $5243.34
PIN 08-31-326-001 - 15.0 acres - $493.04

Yield History

Year          Corn          Beans
2016          238             68.5
2017          234             66.6
2018          241             74.9
2019          189             58.4
2020          210             54.4
2021          199             68.0

Plat Map

Aerial Map



Bartley-Moran Farm

Joseph F. Bartley, III Trust

Michael F. Bartley


The Margaret B. Moran Trust Agreement

Kenneth W. Moran, Jr.


Representing Attorney:

Gary E. Schmidt

Kavanagh Scully Law Firm

301 SW Adams St., Suite 700

Peoria IL 61602

(309) 676-1381


Auction Manager:

Kevin Haas (309) 264-7767