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Des Moines County, Iowa Land Auction

Friday, December 4, 2020 at 1:00 P.M.

This auction is temporarily postponed due to legal issues beyond our control. Check back often for an updated auction date.

86.14 Acres± ( 1 Tract)

Auction to be conducted as a virtual, online only auction.  No on-site bidding permitted.
If you need assistance with internet bidding, please contact our office at (844) 847-2161.  Thank you.


The Beckman Farm is located in Sections 4 & 9, Flint River Township, Des Moines County, Iowa. (5 miles northwest of West Burlington, Iowa.)

At the north edge of Burlington, Iowa proceed north on US Hwy. 61 1 mile to Flint Bottom Road, then turn left or west and proceed 3/4 of a mile to the “T” intersection, then continue north and west 2 miles to North Prairie Grove Road, then turn right or north and proceed 1 mile to the farm. (Be watching for presale directional signs).


Aerial Tour

Tract Information

  • FSA information indicates 83.93 tillable acres currently in row crop production and a small area of hay productin in the northwest portion.
  • Productive soil types include Nodaway, Coppock and Snider.
  • CSR2 of 78.7.
  • Access is on the east off of 145th Ave. and on the south off of North Prairie Grove Road.


Method & Terms

The Beckman Farm will be sold in one (1) individual tract on a price per acre basis, based on a survey that is currently in progress with the surveyed acres being used to constitute the final settlement price. Bidding is NOT contingent upon financing.

Ten (10%) percent of the bid price to be due on the day of sale with the balance due in approximately 30 days, on or before Tuesday, January 5, 2021 upon delivery of a merchantable abstract and deed. Immediately following the auction, the successful bidder(s) shall enter into a written agreement with the seller. The real estate taxes will be prorated to the date of closing. Possession on the tract will be given at the time of closing subject to a farm lease for the 2020 crop year. Farm sells with full farming rights for the 2021 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, etc. are approximate. Buyers should verify the information to their satisfaction. There are no expressed or implied warranties pertaining to the property. This real estate is being sold “as is”.

The Earl Beckman Estate

Douglas W. Beckman – Executor

Representing Attorney:
James W. Miller
Cray Law Firm PLC
420 N Roosevelt Ave # 110,
Burlington, IA 52601
Phone: (319) 752-4537

Auction Managers:
Jeff Hoyer (319) 759-4320
Jim Huff (319) 931-9292


Plat Map

Aerial Map

Soil Map

Updated Photos


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December 4, 2020
1:00 pm - 11:55 pm


Online – Burlington, IA
IA, United States.
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