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  • Sold

March 31, 2020 10:30 AM -- Union County, SD Auction 134 Acres +/- Farmland & 3 Acre 2400 HD Hog Finishing Unit -- Keith Anderson, Owner---Tract 1 (Hog Site) sold for $587,500.00!!! Tract 2: Farmland sold for $7,300.00 per acre!! Thank you to all the bidders!!

  • Live Auction
Auction Date:   March 31, 2020 - 10:30 am


We will sell the following real estate at public auction at the landsite located from Alcester, SD, 3 miles north on SD Hwy 11.

Auctioneer’s Note: Land buyers, if you are looking to expand your current farming operation, purchase land or an income producing hog finishing unit as an investment, be sure to attend this auction! This tract of land is located in the rolling hills north of Alcester, SD, approximately 9 miles from the Iowa-South Dakota border, near ethanol plant and grain elevators. The land is in a corn/soybean rotation and is available to the new owner for the 2020 crop year.

Legal Description: SW ¼ less H-1 less 14 acre acreage, 3-95-49, Union County, SD

The land will be offered in 2 Tracts and will not be combined.

Tract 1: Great income producing property that features a 2400 head hog finishing unit on approximately 3 acres. The building was constructed in 2005 with 1200 pigs per side, 4-13 ton Hog Slat bulk bins, dry feeders, water cups, rural water, 2-1000 gallon propane tanks (rented).This property has a hog contract that will expire Nov/2020 and will be available for a new contract after this date. Contact the owner or agents to set up an appointment to view this property. For Bio-Security purposes an agent or owner must be present when viewing and potential buyers will be provided with boots and coveralls for Bio-Security. DENR permit will be transferred to new owner.

Tract 2: 134 +/- Acres, land to be surveyed and paid for by the seller. Approximately 120 acres had hog manure applied last fall.The farm has a corn/soybean base combined with adjoining farmland with a 138 bushel corn PLC yield and a 40 bushel soybean PLC yield. This farm will be reconstituted after survey has been completed. County soil rating of .762. According to Surety/AgriData the land has a productivity rating of 70.1. Predominate soils include Crofton-Nora complex, 6-11 percent slopes eroded; Lamo silty clay loam, cool, 0-2 percent slopes; Alcester silty clay loam, 2-6 percent slopes. Taxes: TBD

TERMS: 15 % nonrefundable down payment the day of the auction with balance due at closing on or before May 8, 2020. Possession to be given at closing, however upon making the nonrefundable down payment, the buyer may begin field work for the 2020 crop year. Failure to close, as per terms of the purchase agreement, shall result in forfeiture of the down payment, work performed and inputs. Land to be surveyed and paid for by the seller Title insurance and closing costs split 50/50 between buyer and seller. 2019 taxes due in 2020 to be paid by the seller. 2020 taxes due in 2021 to be paid by the buyer. The sellers do not warranty or guarantee that the existing fences lie on the true and correct boundary and new fencing, if any, will be the responsibility of the purchaser pursuant to SD statutes. The property is sold in as is condition and as a cash sale with no financing contingency. Sold subject to existing easements, restrictions, reservations, or highway of record, if any. Information is deemed to be correct but it is not guaranteed. All prospective buyers are encouraged to inspect the property and verify all data provided. Statements made the day of sale take precedence over all written advertising. Real Estate licensees are agents for the seller. Sold subject to confirmation of owner.

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Vande Vegte Zomer Realty & Online Bidding


Keith Anderson, Owner

Joel R Westra, Broker, Beresford, SD 605-310-6941

Joel A Westra, Broker Associate, Chancellor, SD 605-957-5222

Phil Eggers, Broker Associate, Renner, SD 605-351-5438

Craig Atkins, Broker Associate, Tea, SD 605-351-9850

Pete Atkins, Broker Associate, Tea, SD 605-351-9847

Mark Zomer, Vande Vegte Zomer Auctions, Rock Valley, IA 712-470-2526

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Rick Childress
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