LAND LEASE AUCTION: 1,217.29 +/- Cropland Acres - Cass County, ND

LAND LEASE AUCTION: 1,217.29 +/- Cropland Acres - Cass County, ND 
Land Lease Auction Details (ID# 3436)
Date/Time
Fri Jan 25 5:00 PM CST
Land Lease Auction Location
Hunter, ND
County
Cass
Size
5 Parcels
Contact
Dwight Hofland, 701.630.4359

 

LAND LEASE WRITTEN BID AUCTION

1,217.29 +/- Cropland Acres - Cass County, ND

Friday, January 25, 2019 – 5:00 p.m. (CT)

 

Written Bids Due: 

Friday, January 25, 2019 – By 5:00 p.m. (CT)

Mail, Email or Fax Bids to:

Pifer’s Auction & Realty

ATTN: Stibbe Family Land Agency C/o: Dwight Hofland

1506 29th Ave. S

Moorhead, MN 56560

FAX: 218.477.1969

EMAIL: dhofland@pifers.com

(bid forms are available for download above)

 

 

Auction Note:  This land is offered in 5 parcels. Written bids will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. (CT) on Friday, January 25, 2019.  Bidding will be based on cropland acres. Highest written bids will have an opportunity to orally raise their bid on Monday, January 28, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. (CT) by phone.  Bidders may bid on one or more parcels or all parcels combined. All bids must be accompanied by a three year farming/stewardship plan. This property features 1,217.29 +/- acres of cropland with Soil Productivity Indexes (SPI) between 63.7 to 84.3.

 

Contact:  Dwight Hofland at 701.630.4359 (dhofland@pifers.com) or Pifer’s Auction & Realty at 877.700.4099 for more information or for a bid form (bid forms are available for download above).

 

 

Property Information:

 

Parcel 1:

Legal: E ½ 9-142-53 Less R/WA (Erie Township)

Cropland Acres: 304.51 +/-

Soil Productivity Index: 75.7

Parcel Note: This parcel has 63 acres tiled west of the RR on the northern and southern portions of this parcel.

Driving Directions: From Erie, North Dakota, drive approximately one half mile north on Cass County Hwy #5 to 20th St. SE, turn west. This will place you at the southeast corner of the property.

 

 

Parcel 2:

Legal: NE ¼ 14-143-53 (Dows Township)

Cropland Acres:  159.91 +/-

Soil Productivity Index: 81.7

Driving Directions: From Hunter, North Dakota, drive north on Hwy #18 for approximately one mile. Turn west and proceed 6 miles on 14th St. SE to 149th Ave. SE. This will place you at the northeast corner of the property.

 

 

 

Parcel 3:

Legal: S ½ 11-143-52 (Hunter Township)

Cropland Acres:  311.76 +/-

Soil Productivity Index: 84.3

Driving Directions: From Hunter, North Dakota, drive north on Hwy #18 for approximately one mile. Turn west on 14th St. SE. This will place you at the southeast corner of the property.

 

 

Parcel 4:

Legal: N ½ 21-143-52 (Hunter Township)

Cropland Acres:  283.84 +/-

Soil Productivity Index: 75.5

Parcel Note: From Hunter, North Dakota, drive west on 15th St. SE approximately three miles to 152nd Ave. SE. This will place you at the northwest corner of the property.

Driving Directions: From Hunter, North Dakota, drive west on 15th St SE approximately three miles to 152nd Ave SE. This will place you at the north west corner of the property. 

 

 

 

Parcel 5:

Legal: NE ¼ 30-143-52 (Hunter Township)

Cropland Acres: 155.27 +/-

Soil Productivity Index: 63.7

Driving Directions: From Hunter, North Dakota, drive south on Hwy #18 approximately one mile to 16th St. SE, turn west and drive approximately five miles on 16th St. SE to 151st Ave. SE. This will place you at the north east corner of the property.

 

 

 

 

OWNER:  Stibbe Family Land Agency

 

 

Bidding Procedure:

  1. All written bids must be received before 5:00 p.m. (CT) on Friday, January 25, 2019.
  2. Written bids will be submitted on an annual per acre basis.
  3. All written bids must be accompanied with a three-year farming plan, including but not limited to, crop rotation, normal chemical application, field drainage plans and or suggested tiling plan. These stewardship/farming plans are important to the land owner (s) and will play an important role in the final decision when awarding the contracts.
  4. The top written bids will be invited to the Oral Bidding, and will have an opportunity to raise their bid at a time and place designated by Pifer’s Auction & Realty. Oral Bidding will be on Monday January 28, at 9:00 a.m. (CT).
  5. Each Oral Bidder will have the opportunity to bid on each parcel individually as well as altogether (Overall).  Each Oral Bidder must bid on at least one parcel individually to qualify for participation in the Overall bidding process.
  6. The winning bidder will (upon Landowner acceptance) receive a lease agreement provided by the Stibbe Family Land Agency.
  7. Bidders are bidding on a 3-year lease agreement. The agreement will begin at the signing of the contract and terminate on December 31, 2021.
  8. Annual rent will be due on or before March 1st each year of the lease agreement.
  9. Top Bidder needs to provide a letter of good standing from their financial instuition
  10. The Landowner reserves the right to reject or accept any and all bids.
  11. All statements made the day of the Oral Bidding take precedence over all printed materials.

 

 

Mail, Email or Fax Bids to:

Pifer’s Auction & Realty

ATTN: Stibbe Family Land Agency: Dwight Hofland

1506 29th Ave. S

Moorhead, MN 56560

FAX: 218.477.1969

EMAIL: dhofland@pifers.com

Parcel 1
Acres: 304.51 +/-
Legal: E ½ Section 9-142-53 Less R/WA Erie Township, Cass County, ND
Parcel 2
Acres: 159.91 +/-
Legal: NE ¼ 14-143-53 in Downs Township, Cass County, ND
Parcel 3
Acres: 311.76 +/-
Legal: S ½ 11-143-52 in Hunter Township, Cass County, ND
Parcel 4
Acres: 283.84 +/-
Legal: N ½ 21-143-52 in Hunter Township, Cass County, ND
Parcel 5
Acres: 155.27 +/-
Legal: NE ¼ 30-143-52 in Hunter Township, Cass County, ND