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  • STARTFeb 21st - 10:00am

  • VENUECrossroads Center

Pike County, Illinois Land Auction

SOLD! $7,000.00 PER ACRE

Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 10:00 A.M.

Sale to be held at the Crossroads Center located at 125 W. Jefferson St. in Pittsfield, IL.

97.81 Surveyed Acres • 1 Tract

Buyer to receive the following fall work already done at “no charge!”

  • 275 lbs / acre potash
  • 250 lbs / acre mesz
  • 21⁄2 ton / acre lime on 50 acres
  • Fall tillage


Highly productive river bottom farmland. The Artman land will be sold in 1 individual tract. The farm is generally located in extreme Southern Pike County, Illinois with the south boundary of the farm being on the Calhoun County line. The farm is further described as being located in the Southeast Quarter of Section 31 and in the Southwest Quarter of Section 32 of Pleasant Hill Township in Pike County, Illinois. From the south edge of Pleasant Hill, Illinois on South Main Street (at the railroad tracks), go west on King Road/125th Ave. Then turn south on 342nd Street and go approximately 2 miles to the farm, which is located on the east side of the road.


As stated above, this highly productive farm will be sold in 1 individual tract. The farm has recently been surveyed. The farm does sell free & clear for the upcoming 2019 crop year. The farm has highly productive soils which includes Orion, Beaucoup, Wakeland & Coffeen. The Crop Productivity Index (PI) is 130.7 on the entire farm!


97.81 Surveyed Acres

  • Highly productive, tillable, river bottom farm!
  • FSA figures should indicate approximately 82 acres tillable.
  • Crop Productivity Index (PI) is 130.7 on the entire farm!
  • Soils include Orion, Beaucoup, Wakeland & Coffeen.
  • Access by 342nd Street/2521E Road along the entire west side.


The farm will be sold on a price per acre basis, based on the results of a survey that has recently been completed.

Immediately following the auction, the successful buyer will be required to enter into a written purchase agreement with the seller and pay ten percent (10%) of the bid price. The balance of the bid price will be due at the time of closing on or before Thursday, March 21, 2019. Bidding is NOT contingent upon financing. Title insurance in the full amount of the purchase price will be provided by the seller. The 2018 real estate taxes, due and payable in 2019, will be paid by the seller. The 2019 & all subsequent real estate taxes will be paid by the buyer(s). Possession will be given at the time of closing. The farm sells free & clear for the 2019 crop year. There are no hunting leases associated with the property.

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”.

Eric Artman – Seller

Representing Attorney:
Thomas Henderson
115 E Washington St,
Pittsfield, IL 62363
Phone: 217-285-5538

Auction Manager: John Borrowman: 217-430-0645





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February 21, 2019
10:00 am - 11:55 pm


Crossroads Center
125 W. Jefferson St., Pittsfield, IL, 62363, United States.
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