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Land Auction | Monday, April 11, 2016 – 10 AM Central

Farmland Auction

Edgar County, Illinois

207.09 +/- acres of Tillable Farmland in

Prairie Township Offered in 3 Tracts

Monday, April 11, 2016 – 10 AM Central

Auction location: Edgar County 4-H Building in Paris, IL.

Directions to Auction Site: From the Courthouse Square in downtown Paris, travel north on Main St./IL Hwy. 1 for 12 blocks to Elliot St., turn east on Elliot St., 4-H Building is on the north side of Elliot St.

Directions to Property: From Chrisman, IL: travel east 4 miles on US Hwy. 36 to CR 1950E/Scottland Road, travel north 4 miles on CR 1950E/Scottland to property on both sides of the road. Watch for signs.

Tract Descriptions:

Tract 1:117.09 +/- acres of highly productive farmland consisting of 119.5 tillable acres with predominately class A soils of Drummer, Flanagan and Elburn classified NHEL and road frontage along CR 1950E. The Productivity Index (PI) for the soils on this tract is 143.49.

Tract 2: 50 +/- acres of tremendous farmland consisting of 48.25 tillable acres with predominately class A soils of Drummer & Elburn classified NHEL and road frontage along CR 1950E & CR 2650N. The Productivity Index (PI) for the soils on this tract is 143.43.

Tract 3:40 +/- acres of good quality farmland consisting of 33.11 tillable acres classified HEL with both class A and B soils of Flanagan, Drummer, Harvard and Dana with road frontage along CR 1950E. The Productivity Index (PI) for the soils on this tract is 135.46.

Tenant Rights: Tenant rights are open for the 2016 crop year. Buyer(s) will be given tenant rights to allow spring field work before the actual closing. Buyer(s) will also reimburse former tenant for applied dry fertilizer for the 2016 crop.

Real Estate Taxes: The real estate taxes will be deducted from the selling price(s) based on the taxes paid in 2015. Buyer(s) will assume real estate taxes payable in 2016 and thereafter. The real estate taxes paid in 2015 were as follows: Tract 1 $5,119.02; Tract 2 $2,181.92 and Tract 3 $993.44.

Tract 1 Soils Map Tract 1 Aerial Map

Tract 2 Soils Map Tract 2 Aerial Map

Tract 3 Soils Map Tract 3 Aerial Map

Aerial map of all three tracts

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Yield History & Productivity Index

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Tract 1

Tract 2

Tract 3

Auction Terms and Conditions

Auction Procedure: This property will be offered in 3 individual tracts or as a whole. Bidders will be able to bid on individual tracts or the whole acreage at several different times during the auction. The property will be sold in the manner resulting in the highest total sale price, subject to the seller’s acceptance.

Down Payment: Ten percent (10%) down payment on the day of the auction upon signing a purchase agreement(s) immediately following the close of the auction. The remaining balance will be due on or before May 11, 2016 at the closing with delivery of deed. Property is being sold subject to any easements or right of ways of public record. Buyer(s) will receive full possession at the time of closing. Bidders should keep in mind that your bidding is not conditional to financing, so make certain that you have arranged financing if you need it.

Acceptance of bid prices: The successful bidder(s) will be required to sign purchase agreement(s) at the auction site immediately following the close of the auction. The final bid price is subject to the Seller’s acceptance or rejection.

Title: Sellers will offer title insurance on the property being offered in the auction.

Mineral Rights: Buyer will receive mineral rights owned by the seller.

Legal Questions: Legal questions may be directed to attorney Richard James of Richard James Law Offices in Paris, IL. 217-465-2529

Agency: Moss Auction Team and their staff are exclusive agents for the Seller.

Auction Company Note: Announcements on Sale day take precedence over printed material or any other oral statement made.

Disclaimer and Absence of Warranties: The property is being sold on an “as is, where is” basis, and no warranty or representation, either expressed or implied, concerning the property is made by the Sellers or the Auction Company. Each potential buyer is responsible for conducting his or her own independent inspections, investigations and inquiries concerning the property. The information contained in this brochure is subject to verification by all parties relying on it. No liability for its accuracy, errors, or omissions is assumed by the Sellers or the Auction Company. The auction procedure, conduct, and bid increments are at the direction and discretion of the Auctioneer. The Sellers and the Auctioneer reserve the right to preclude any persons from bidding if there is any question as to the person’s credentials, fitness, etc. Auctioneer has final decision on all matters pertaining to this auction.

Sellers: R. Neil Scott Irrevocable Trust; Todd & Hugh Watson

MOSS AUCTION TEAM, LLC

Paris, IL 217-465-4545

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