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Apr 15, 2015, 10:29 ET

Douglas County, Illinois, farmland sells for $10,668 per acre

Tuesday's auction of a farm that included 196 acres of tillable farmland attracted a crowd of more than 50 people – including 22 registered...

Mar 17, 2015, 14:22 ET

Productive Douglas County, Illinois, farm to be offered in April auction

A 201-acre farm in Douglas County, Illinois, will be offered at auction Tuesday, April 14, with Murray Wise Associates marketing the property and...

Mar 13, 2015, 10:44 ET

Southern Minnesota farmland sells for $9,285 per acre

Low corn prices weren't enough to dampen demand for a 224-acre farm in Mower County Thursday. The farm sold for $2.08 million, or $9,285 per acre,...

Jan 20, 2015, 12:21 ET

Murray Wise Associates Foundation to offer scholarships for agriculture students

 The Murray Wise Associates Foundation has announced the availability of merit-based scholarships for qualified agricultural students...

Dec 19, 2014, 10:00 ET

'Different kind of market' ahead for farmland

 When it comes to farmland prices, the only certain thing about 2015 is that it will be unlike any year we've seen in a while, according to...

Nov 18, 2014, 16:43 ET

Clay County, Illinois farmland auction sells for $5.45 million

 Approximately 760 acres of farmland in Clay County, Illinois, sold for a total of $5,454,750 Monday as a Murray Wise Associates auction...

Oct 29, 2014, 11:00 ET

North Carolina recreational, timber land sells at auction for $2,125,000

The property known locally as the Stansbury Farm – approximately 1,367 acres of managed timber, recreational and pasture land in Halifax...

Oct 06, 2014, 15:29 ET

Clay County farmland auction set for Nov. 17

 Approximately 760 acres of Clay County, Illinois farmland – most of it tillable – will sell at auction Monday, Nov. 17, with...

Sep 26, 2014, 09:59 ET

DeWitt County land adjacent Clinton Lake Recreation Area set for Nov. 6 auction

Approximately 402 acres of land – including land bordering Clinton Lake Recreation Area – will be offered at auction Thursday, Nov. 6,...

Sep 15, 2014, 16:24 ET

Auction of farm in McLean County, Illinois, draws 40 bidders

 The auction of approximately 294 acres of McLean County farmland on Friday, Sept. 12, attracted 40 registered bidders, resulting in a sale for...

Aug 26, 2014, 14:53 ET

Southern Illinois farmland auction draws big crowd, competitive bidding

 Monday's auction of approximately 765 acres of farmland in southern Illinois attracted a strong field of 45 bidders that included farmers as...

Aug 05, 2014, 14:17 ET

Illinois farmland to sell in Sept. 12 Murray Wise Associates auction

 Approximately 294 acres of productive McLean County farmland will sell at auction Friday, Sept. 12, with Murray Wise Associates marketing the...

Jul 21, 2014, 15:03 ET

Franklin County, Illinois farmland set for upcoming auction

Approximately 765 acres of southern Illinois land – most of it tillable cropland – will be offered at auction Monday, Aug. 25, with...

Jun 26, 2014, 12:36 ET

Major auction of Illinois farmland set for July 30 in Carrollton

 Approximately 1,342 acres of contiguous Illinois farmland will sell at auction Wednesday, July 30, with Murray Wise Associates managing the...

Apr 15, 2014, 16:58 ET

Wise: Cozad Entrepreneur of the Year Award his greatest honor

 When Murray Wise sold a controlling interest in the Westchester Group to TIAA-CREF, the firm was one of the largest global asset managers in...

Mar 03, 2014, 14:48 ET

Groves, irrigated farmland and packinghouse among properties set for major auction April 16

 Approximately 2,884 acres of producing citrus groves and irrigated farmland in Florida's St. Lucie County and a state-of the-art citrus...

Feb 27, 2014, 15:54 ET

Florida farmland sells for $15.95 million in Murray Wise Associates auction

 Approximately 2,620 acres of Martin County, Fla., agricultural land – most of it formerly used for citrus groves – sold for $15.95...

Feb 24, 2014, 13:52 ET

Murray Wise Associates Foundation announces scholarship deadline for ag students

The Murray Wise Associates Foundation in 2014 will once again award several scholarships to deserving agriculture students. Deadline for...

Jan 16, 2014, 10:54 ET

Irrigated farmland in Martin County, Fla., set for February auction

 Approximately 2,620 acres of Martin County, Fla., agricultural land bordered by the St. Lucie Canal will sell at auction Thursday, Feb. 27,...

Dec 13, 2013, 14:01 ET

Crawford County, Ill., farmland sells for $8.2 million

 Approximately 1,550 acres of Crawford County land – most of it contiguous cropland – sold for $8.2 million Thursday as bidders...