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Tillable Farmland in East Central Illinois

MapPin Ford, IL
81.65 Acres
  • Recreational
  • Farmland

Property Description

ONLINE AUCTION MAY 23rd - MAY 26th, 2022 Timed Online Auction: 81.65± acres to be sold in two tracts in Ford Co., IL! Located 3 miles Southwest of Piper City, this property is an excellent investment property or a great recreational farm with solid income. This property is conducive to growing corn and soybeans. Additionally, this farm is a prime candidate for a Conservation Program to sustain wildlife habitat. The wildlife pheasant population is abundant and the whitetail deer herd is strong in this area of the county. Currently leased at $410/acre for 2022, open tenancy for 2023. 100 miles from Chicago, 76 miles from Peoria, 55 miles from Bloomington, 50 miles from Champaign. This property will be offered through an online auction with bidding beginning on May 23rd, 2022 and end May 26th, 2022. TIMED ONLINE AUCTION REGISTER TO BID [HERE]( BIDS OPEN: May 23rd, 2022 @ 2:00 PM CST BIDS CLOSE: May 26th, 2022 @ 2:00 PM CST The bids will open on Monday, May 23rd at 2:00 PM CST. At this time, registered bidders will be able to put in bids on the property through the AcrePro mobile app or at Bids can be placed in the selected increment, or with a custom number that is higher than the current "ask". Bidders can place a maximum bid that will immediately make them the highest bidder, one bid increment over the previous high bid. It will autobid up one bid increment past any bids that come in, until a bid surpasses your maximum bid amount. The auction is scheduled to close on May 26th at 2:00 PM CST. However, if a bid is placed in the final minute of bidding, the bids will automatically be extended by 4 minutes. Each time a new bid comes in during the extension time, the time will extend back to 4 minutes. Be sure to periodically refresh your screen! The bidder with the high bid once the extension period has expired will be the successful bidder. Bids will be on a per surveyed acre basis. AcrePro represents the seller in the sale of the property and is acting solely on behalf of Seller's interests. Sellers reserve the right to refuse any and all bids.



Driving Directions

Rt 115 South of Piper City, West on E2100 North Rd (2 Miles)

Property Docs


Ford Co Auction Packet.pdf


Ford Co 81 Aerial.pdf


Ford Co 81 Soil Map.pdf


Ford 81 Survey.pdf


Ford Co Aerial.pdf


156Ez Ford County Auction.pdf

Agent BIO

Jim Ferguson
Land Specialist

Jim Ferguson

About Jim Ferguson

Jim attended the University of Illinois and Illinois State University, where he completed his bachelor’s degree and graduate work. He has assisted clients in a wide range of real estate needs from large agriculture to quaint recreational properties. Born and raised in central Illinois, Jim grew up around his family farm operations in Champaign and Tazewell Counties. He has been an avid hunter and fisherman his whole life and has been fortunate to chase trophy whitetail all over the Midwest. Over the past 20 years, Jim’s hunting and habitat experiences have centered around central Illinois, where he still lives today with his wife Laura, and their son and daughter. He spends much of his time on his family farms in the McLean and Fulton County areas, providing him with a vast knowledge base to assist clients throughout the land buying and selling processes. Jim is excited to share his knowledge and assist you in finding your dream property. Whether you are looking for rich agricultural ground, highly managed hunting ground, or a family recreational property, Jim will work tirelessly to meet your needs.