149.19 Acres Clay County, Nebraska Pivot Irrigated LAND AUCTION - SOLD! $1,383,737

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Monday, November 28, 2022 | 10:00 a.m.

Ruhter Auction & Realty, Inc. Auction Facility

2837 W. Hwy 6 | Hastings, NE



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LOCATION: From Clay Center, NE & Hwy 41 junction, 4 miles south on Hwy 14 to Road 309, east side of Hwy 14

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LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Part of the NW ¼ Section 30-6-6 Clay County, NE 149.19 acres


DESCRIPTION: Productive Pivot irrigated farm with strong underground water supplies in an area with competitive markets


SOIL TYPES: Hastings Silt Loam, Fillmore silt loam & Crete Silt Loam


FSA INFO: Farmland Acres 145.56, 145.19 Cropland Acres, Corn Base Acres 82.80, Soybean Base Acres 40.7 Total Base 144.20


IRRIGATION EQUIPMENT: US Motors Gear Head 50HP, Well Registration

G-022270 Completion Date 6/10/1963 1,000 GPM-Well Depth 194’, Static Water Level 89’, Pumping Level 97’, Column 9” Pivot & Power Unit is owned by the tenant.


Farm is located in the Little Blue NRD and contains 124.77 Irrigated Acres.


TAXES: $7,923.54 (2021)


POSSESSION: Possession for Agricultural Purposes March 1, 2023


SELLER: Fike Family

Auction Terms


Terms: A payment equal to 20% of the purchase price will be due the day of the auction to Ruhter Auction & Realty, Inc.  An additional 30% of total purchase price will be due at closing on or before December 28th, 2022, by cash, certified funds, or a direct wire transfer to the closing agent.  The buyer will then enter a land contract & promissory note with the sellers.  The final 50% of the purchase price will be due or before January 27, 2023. The 2022 and all prior taxes will be paid by the sellers.  The buyer will be responsible for all subsequent taxes.  Title insurance will be split equally between the buyer and the seller.  The sellers will convey fee simple title subject to any existing highways, easements, reservations, or encumbrances of record on file with Clay County Register of Deeds.  All equipment and improvements sell in “as is” condition. 


Possession:  Full possession for the 2023 crop year will be granted March 1, 2023.   


Auction Method:  Bidding increments are at the discretion of the auctioneer.  Any absentee bids or bidding on behalf of another person or entity must be approved by Ruhter Auction & Realty, Inc. and the seller. 


Announcements:  All inspections required by the purchaser will need to be made prior to the auction date.  This sale is not contingent upon financing and while the information presented in marketing materials and on auction day were obtained from sources deemed reliable neither Ruhter Auction & Realty, Inc. or the seller makes any guarantees or warranties as to the accuracy.  This property sells “AS IS WHERE IS” with no warranties either expressed or implied.  Interested parties should conduct their own due diligence.  Any announcements made Auction Day by Ruhter Auction & Realty, Inc. will take precedence over any previous oral statement, printed materials, or any other communication.  Final bids are subject to seller confirmation/ acceptance.


Acres & Mapping:  The maps used in promotional materials and at the auction may not be to scale and are meant for illustrative purposes only.  The acres represented on these properties are simply used as a multiplier for total sales price.  A survey has not been completed; however, we have used the best sources available to us in determining the correct acreage, but they are not guaranteed.


Ruhter Auction & Realty, Inc. is acting as an agent for the sellers.

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