611.88 Acres in Barnes County, North Dakota


Barnes County, ND

611.88 Acres

Property Description

611.88 deeded acres in Section 8-142-58 (Ashtabula Township) Barnes County, ND. (Paved Hwy 19 / 115 Ave SE on the west side)
The west 1/2 has 314.98 deeded acres, with 13.23 acres in a large shelterbelt on the north side, 8.64 acres of grass/expired CRP, 13.11 acres of grass and pasture and the balance of approximately 280 acres is tillable. The soil PI of the cropland is 86.7 and the predominant soil is Gardena loam which is among the most productive in Barnes County.
The east 1/2 has 296.90 deeded acres and is mostly pasture and trees. The deeded pasture  is approx 240 acres, but additional pasture and water are available in the NE corner (15.8 acre exclusion for Baldhill Dam) and along the east side (7.12 acre exclusion for Baldhill Dam). The pasture is predominantly sloping in nature and has good fencing. Other than unfenced trees & grass in the old farmstead site in the SE 1/4, the balance of the east 1/2 has approximately 53 acres of highly productive cropland.  (Primarily Gardena loam and Barnes-Svea loam.)
This section  is great for deer hunting and also goose hunting when geese come off Lake Ashtabula in the morning for feeding, etc. This listing is for all of Section 8, but the seller may consider offers by half section (west 1/2 and east 1/2.)  NDVI (Normalized Difference Vegetation Index) imagery is available upon request for 2017 thru 2023.

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Legal Description

SW1/4 LESS 2.51 A R/W 157.49 ACRES NW1/4 LESS 2.51 A R/W 157.49 ACRES SE1/4 LESS 7.12 A FOR BALDHILL DAM 152.88 ACRES NE1/4 LESS 15.98 A FOR BALDHILL DAM 144.02 ACRES

About Wendell Herman

Wendell grew up on his family farm in Benson County, North Dakota. He received his Bachelor’s & Master’s degrees in Agricultural Economics from North Dakota State University. He then started his 40 year career with Wells Fargo as a Farm Manager before becoming the Vice President and Senior Trust Administrator. Wendell’s experience with family trusts and deep understanding of agricultural land has made him a tremendous asset for all of his clients. Wendell and his wife Sue reside in Fargo. They love traveling to visit their kids and grandkids, and are passionate fans of the NDSU Bison! Wendell is a licensed Real Estate Salesperson in North Dakota and Minnesota.

Wendell Herman

Land Sales Specialist



About David Gorder

David is the Managing Broker and Auctioneer of AcrePro Farm Agency and has been a licensed real estate professional in North Dakota and Minnesota since 2016. He was born and raised in Grand Forks, ND and graduated from the University of North Dakota in 2013 with a Business Management and Entrepreneurship degree. He spent the next five years in ag sales with CHS Inc. before launching his farmland sales and management business, The Farm Agency in 2018. David also owns and manages an equipment auction business, Resource Auction, which specializes in agricultural equipment sales. He and his team launched AcrePro Farm Agency in 2021. David and his wife, Annie, have four kids and live in Grand Forks.

David Gorder

Managing Broker & Auctioneer



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