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  • STARTJul 31st - 6:00pm

  • VENUEPonderosa Steakhouse

Fayette County, IL Land Auction

100 Acres ± • Selling as 1 Tract

MONDAY, JULY 31, 2017 AT 6:00 P.M.


SOLD! TRACT 1 – $8,000.00 PER ACRE


Auction Venue: The Ponderosa Steakhouse (banquet room), 2727 Veterans Avenue, Vandalia, IL 62471


Location & General Information

The farm is located approximately 2 miles west of Vandalia, IL. From the Sloan Implement John Deere Dealership, go west on County Road 1550N across Interstate 70 a short distance to the farm. The property is further described as the East 5/8 of the Northeast Quarter of Section 14, T6N•R1W of the Third Principal Meridian, except that part deeded to the State of IL for highway purposes, situated in Fayette County, Illinois.

The farm contains 100 acres, more or less, and is nearly 100% tillable. County Road 1550N borders the farm on the south and 500E on the east side. Be sure to check out this productive Fayette County farm that is ideally located close to Vandalia, IL.


Tract Information

  • This farm is nearly 100% tillable!
  • FSA figures should indicate 99.78 acres of NHEL cropland.
  • Productive soils include Ebbert, Parke, Shiloh & Cisne.
  • Productivity Index: 116.4
  • Access is on the east by County Road 500E and along the south by County Road 1550N.
  • Farmers, investors and 1031 land exchange buyers…be sure to check out this highly productive tillable Fayette County, IL farm!
  • Real estate taxes paid in 2017: $1,580.53


Last 5 Year Yields

2012 – Beans 56 bu.

2013 – Corn 206 bu.

2014 – Beans 65 bu.

2015 – Corn 211 bu.

2016 – Beans 75 bu.


Method & Terms

The farm will be sold on a price per acre basis, based on 100 Acres ±. Ten percent (10%) of the bid price to be due on the day of the auction, with the balance due on or before Thursday, August 31, 2017. (Please note: This farm must be closed no later than August 31st.) The 2017 real estate taxes will be paid by the sellers, as they will be retaining the ’17 crop. Possession will be given upon the removal of the ’17 corn crop. Immediately following the auction, the successful buyer will enter into a written contact with the sellers; said contract will contain the usual language pertaining to real estate auctions. Bidding is not subject to financing; all prospective bidders need to do their due diligence.

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”.











David A. Oldfield

Oldfield, Myers, Apke & Payne

303 S. Seventh Street

Vandalia, IL 62471

Phone: (618) 283-3034


Be watching for the Francis’ January ’18 Machinery Retirement Auction!

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July 31, 2017
6:00 pm - 11:55 pm


Ponderosa Steakhouse
2727 Veterans Avenue, Vandalia, IL, 62471, United States.
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