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2014-04-10 12:29:49

MUNCIE, Ind., April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tuesday's auction of approximately 833 acres of productive tillable farmland near Muncie drew a capacity crowd and resulted in the sale to an investor for $7.9 million, according to Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company, which marketed the property and conducted the sale. The land, which was 97 percent tillable, was offered in 15 tracts but ultimately sold as an entirety for $9,482 per acre. "We had 77 registered bidders, representing...

2014-03-12 12:32:35

CLINTON, Ill., March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Two farms in Dewitt County, Ill., sold for a total of $7,089,000 Tuesday in a Schrader auction that attracted more than 30 registered bidders and saw intense competition for the farmland. The 255.7-acre farm offered in three tracts sold for $3,672,000, or $14,359 per acre. The second farm, which consisted of 285.4 acres offered in four tracts, sold for $3,417,000, or $11,972 per acre. The farms were located between Decatur and Clinton....

2014-03-07 12:26:50

MUNCIE, Ind., March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Approximately 833 acres of productive tillable farmland near Muncie will be offered in a major auction Tuesday, April 8, with Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company marketing the property and managing the auction. The land, 97 percent of which is tillable, will be offered in 15 tracts ranging from 3 acres to 114 acres. "Approximately 557 acres of this land is located just off Interstate 69 along W Division Road, in 10 contiguous...

2013-12-13 16:24:46

ROBINSON, Ill., Dec. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Approximately 1,550 acres of Crawford County land - most of it contiguous cropland - sold for $8.2 million Thursday as bidders seeking smaller individual tracts outlasted those investors seeking to buy most of the land, according to Murray Wise Associates, who managed the sale. The land - offered in eight tracts ranging from 36 acres to 373 acres - sold to seven successful bidders, almost entirely in individual tracts. The auction...

2013-12-12 16:26:00

Program Surpasses 4,500 Preserved Farms Milestone HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania's Agricultural Land Preservation Board today safeguarded 4,181 additional acres on 41 farms in 21 counties through the state's nationally renowned farmland preservation program. The board preserved farms in Adams, Allegheny, Beaver, Berks, Bucks, Butler, Chester, Cumberland, Greene, Huntingdon, Lancaster, Lebanon, Luzerne, Mifflin, Monroe, Northampton, Snyder, Somerset,...

2013-12-10 16:25:31

GREENCASTLE, Ind., Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Approximately 714 acres of highly productive Putnam County farmland -- including approximately 500 contiguous acres -- will sell at auction Wednesday, Jan. 15, with Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company managing the sale. "It's rare to see this much Putnam County cropland offered in a single auction, especially with this much contiguous land, so we believe it will appeal to area farmers as well as to investors," said R.D....

2013-11-25 16:28:34

COLUMBIA CITY, Ind., Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With the sale of six southwest Wisconsin farms totaling approximately 1,182 acres -- at prices reaching as high as $9,252 per acre for tillable farmland -- Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company has managed a series of November sales that have shown the market for farmland to be alive and well. "Whether we've been in Wisconsin, Arkansas, Indiana, Michigan or Ohio, we've consistently seen big crowds and intense competition for the...

2013-10-28 12:27:52

LANCASTER, Wis., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Six southwest Wisconsin farms totaling approximately 1,153 acres will be offered at auction Thursday, Nov. 21, with Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company marketing the properties and managing the sale. "These farms offer 755 acres of tillable farmland with good, highly productive soils. There's also about 80 acres of nice pasture and some recreational land in an area noted for its excellent deer and turkey hunting," said R.D....

2013-10-18 12:25:03

CHAMPAIGN, Ill., Oct. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Approximately 2,013 acres of Clay County land - including approximately 1,261 acres of tillable cropland - will sell at auction Wednesday, Nov. 20, with Murray Wise Associates LLC managing the sale. The land will sell in 14 tracts ranging from a single acre to 465 acres. The property includes 445.7 acres that are enrolled in the USDA's Conservation Reserve Program (CRP). "This is land that has been well managed by G.M. Lawrence and...

2013-10-07 12:27:02

TERRE HAUTE, Ind., Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lakes, woodlands and cropland will be among six tracts of recreational land set for auction in Indiana's Clay and Vigo counties on Monday, Nov. 4. Schrader Real Estate and Auction Company will market the property and conduct the auction. The land - approximately 419 acres in all - will be offered in six tracts, which range in size from 13 acres to 130 acres. Five tracts - a total of approximately 339 acres - are contiguous and are...


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The Amazon Rainforest (known as Floresta Amazônica or Amazônia in Portuguese, and Selva Amazónica or Amazonia in Spanish), also known as Amazonia, or the Amazon Jungle, is a moist broadleaf forest that covers almost all of the Amazon Basin in South America. The basin consists of 1.7 billion acres, of which 1.4 billion acres is rainforest. This rainforest covers nine nations (Brazil, Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Bolivia, Guyana, Suriname, and French Guiana). Brazil contains...

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