Combination Farm
Lot Number:1
Start Time:2/27/2024 4:00:00 PM
Bid Count:0
Winning Bidder:
Starting Bid:$1.00/Acre
Bid Increment:$50.00
Current Bid:$0.00/Acre x 331.3 Acres
331.3 Acres

Legal Description
South Half Section 3, Township 15 North, Range 4 West

Lease Information
Under lease for the 2024 growing season.

FSA Information
Total Cropland Acres – 273.05 +/-
Corn Base Acres – 253.7 PLC Yield – 143
Total Base Acres – 253.7

Other Information
• Tenant-owned pivot.
• Located in the Central Platte Natural Resource District and has certified irrigation rights for 273.12 acres.
• Machine shed & 3 grain bins with roughly 21,000-bushel storage.
• Good/fair barbed wire fence around the pasture.
• All mineral rights owned by seller, if any, to convey to buyer.

Well Information
Well 1 – G041610
Drilled 3/30/1974, 1,005 GPM, static level 29′, pumping level 51′, well depth 81′

Well 2 – G024587
Drilled 6/10/1965, 1,200 GPM, static level 20′, pumping level 70′, well depth 84′

Well 3 – G010915
Drilled 4/1/1957, 490 GPM, static level 28′, pumping level 80′, well depth 97′

Well 4 – G010914
Drilled 9/18/1957, 750 GPM, static level 25′, well depth 63′

Well 5 – G035456
Drilled 9/5/1984, 350 GPM, static level 25′, pumping level 45′, well depth 82′

Well 6 – G039607
Drilled 4/18/1973, 1,000 GPM, static level 24′, pumping level 53′, well depth 53′

Well 7 – G129029
Drilled 4/9/2004, 400 GPM, static level 31′, pumping level 60′, well depth 65′

There are no bids for the lot at this time

No donations for this lot

This excellent tract of land consists mainly of irrigated farmland with some pasture on the eastern and northern sections. This highly productive piece of farmland is in the ideal location for anyone looking to expand their farming operation. The farm is situated on a primary road, making it easily accessible to various elevators and ethanol plants. If you’re looking for an acreage to build on, the southeast corner of the farm is an excellent choice.


PROCEDURE: This is an Auction for 331.3 more or less acres in Merrick County, NE. The 331.3 more or less acres will be offered in one (1) individual tract. There will be open bidding until the close of the auction.

ACCEPTANCE OF BID PRICES: The successful bidder(s) will sign a purchase agreement at the auction site immediately following the close of the auction. All final bid prices are subject to the Sellers' approval or rejection.

FINANCING: Sale is NOT contingent upon Buyer(s) financing. Buyer(s) should arrange financing, if needed, prior to the auction date.

EARNEST PAYMENT: Ten percent (10%) earnest payment on the day of the auction, upon signing a purchase agreement immediately following the close of bidding. The payment may be paid in the form of personal check, business check, or cashier’s check. All funds will be deposited and held by the closing agent. The remainder of the purchase price is payable in guaranteed funds or by wire transfer at closing.

CLOSING: The sale closing will take place on or before March 31st, 2024 or as soon as applicable.

POSSESSION: Possession will be given at closing.

PROPERTY CONDITION: Property and equipment to be sold AS IS—WHERE IS and no warranty or representation, either express or implied, will be given to any bidder(s) or Buyer(s). Buyer(s) shall release Seller of any and all liability.

EASEMENTS AND LEASES: Sale of the property is subject to any and all easements of record and any and all leases.

MINERAL RIGHTS: All mineral interests owned by the Seller, if any, will be conveyed to the Buyer(s).

TAXES: 2023 and prior years taxes paid by Seller. All 2024 and future taxes will be the responsibility of the Buyer(s).

CONVEYANCE INSTRUMENT: Seller shall execute a Personal Representative’s Deed and Warranty Deed (and Bill of Sale if personal property is included) transferring and conveying said property to Buyer(s), free and clear of all liens and encumbrances except easements or restrictions visible or of record.

TITLE: Seller shall provide an Owner’s Policy of Title Insurance as evidence of marketable title. The cost of the owner’s title policy and the escrow fee shall be divided equally between the Seller and Buyer(s).

CLOSING EXPENSES: Seller shall be responsible for the documentary stamp tax created by virtue of this transaction to enable the recording of the Deed. Buyer shall be responsible for the other filing fees for purposes of recordng the Deed. Closing agent fee shall be divided equally between the Seller and Buyer(s). Community Title will be the closing agent.

ONLINE/ABSENTEE BIDS: Bidding via online, cell phone, and/or on someone’s behalf is available. Pre-registration and approval required by AgWest Land Brokers, LLC prior to the auction. If you have trouble placing your online bid, immediately call Jeff Moon at (308) 627-2630 for assistance in placing your bid.

AGENCY: AgWest Land Brokers, LLC and its representatives are exclusive agents of the Seller.

DISCLAIMER AND ABSENCE OF WARRANTIES: All information contained in all marketing collateral is subject to the terms and conditions outlined in the agreement to purchase. ANNOUNCEMENTS MADE BY THE AUCTIONEER AT THE AUCTION DURING THE TIME OF THE SALE WILL TAKE PRECEDENCE OVER ANY PREVIOUSLY PRINTED MATERIAL OR ANY OTHER ORAL STATEMENTS MADE. Each potential bidder is responsible for conducting his or her own independent inspections, investigations, inquiries, and due diligence concerning the asset for sale. The information contained in all marketing collateral is believed to be accurate, but is subject to verification by all parties relying on it. Maps shown are for illustration purposes only and are not intended to represent actual property lines. No liability for its accuracy, errors, or omissions is assumed by the Seller or the Broker, or any of their representatives. Auction Software and AgWest Land Brokers, LLC will not be held liable for any software or software malfunctions. Conduct at the auction and increments of bidding are at the direction and discretion of the auctioneer. The Seller and Broker reserve the right to preclude any person from bidding, if there is any question as to the person’s credentials, fitness, etc. All decisions of the Auctioneer are final.

NEW DATA, CORRECTIONS, AND CHANGES: Please arrive prior to scheduled auction time to inspect any changes, corrections, or additions to the auction information.

NOTE: Videotaping, flash photography, and/or public announcements will be allowed on auction day ONLY with prior approval from AgWest Land Brokers, LLC.

SELLERS: Lori Haas and Lisa Neef, co-representatives of the Estate of Carolee Matousek and Dennis Van Winkle

Clarks Lions Club
305 Green Street
Clarks, Nebraska 68628
United States