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Current happenings in the ag world.

Superior Fruit LLC to expand strawberry farming operations in California

October 20, 2017

Superior Fruit LLC has entered into an agreement with Eclipse Berry Farms LLC, advised by Murray Wise Capital LLC, to assume certain agricultural leases to expand its California strawberry growing operations.

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Murray Wise Capital advises Norac, Inc. in the sale of its additives division to Peter Greven Group

October 20, 2017

Peter Greven Group, a German manufacturer of oleochemical derivatives, has formed Norac Additives LLC and acquired the assets of the additives division of Norac, Inc. Murray Wise Capital LLC served as exclusive financial advisor to Norac, Inc.

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Three Large Dairies Sold in Utah

September 27, 2017

DELTA, Utah – Three modern & efficient rotary dairies with a 9,000+ head capacity formerly operated as Bliss Dairy sold this past week for a combined total of $8,375,000 to two buyers.  The properties, marketed by Murray Wise Associates in cooperation with Woltz and Associates, were involved in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of Bliss Dairy LLC in 2013.

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Major Vidalia packing house and land sold at auction

April 28, 2017

VIDALIA, Georgia -- The packing house, land and equipment formerly used in the produce operations for Plantation Sweets sold this week for $6.1 million in two bank-ordered auctions. These assets were a major part of one of the larger growing and packing operations for Vidalia onions and sweet potatoes in the state of Georgia. Read more

Major Vidalia packing house and land set for auction

March 17, 2017

VIDALIA, Georgia -- The packing house, land and equipment formerly used in the produce operations for Plantation Sweets will be offered in a bank-ordered auction Wednesday, April 26.  These assets were a major part of one of the larger growing and packing operations for Vidalia onions and sweet potatoes in the state of Georgia.  Read more

Murray Wise Associates Foundation Scholarship Deadline Extended to March 31

March 7, 2017

Agriculture students are invited to apply for scholarships from the Murray Wise Associates Foundation. The deadline for applications is Friday, March 31.

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Business Leader and Florida philanthropist Harvey L. Massey prepares to auction his Florida ranch

February 28, 2017

HOWEY IN THE HILLS, Florida -- Business leader and Florida philanthropist, Harvey Massey, is preparing to auction his 1,187-acre Journey Circle M Ranch in Howey in the Hills. The ranch, which he has used for his Angus breeding operations and as a personal retreat, also has an equestrian center, orange groves, several lakes and ponds, five homes and a fishing cabin.

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2017 Murray Wise Associates Foundation Scholarship Application Now Open

January 10, 2017

The Murray Wise Associates Foundation was created and funded to ensure that top students with leadership potential who wish to pursue careers in agriculture can do so. The Foundation accomplishes its mission by providing scholarship funds to college students. Read more

Major auction set for northwest Missouri farmland

October 18, 2016

ALBANY, Missouri -- Approximately 1,940 acres of agricultural land in Missouri’s Gentry and Worth counties will be offered at auction Nov. 30, with Murray Wise Associates marketing the land and conducting the auction. 

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Delaware farm brings $3.8 million at auction

August 1, 2016

CHAMPAIGN, Illinois (August 1, 2016) – A 333-acre Delaware farm sold for $3,827,350 million in an auction that attracted more than 30 registered bidders who competed vigorously for an hour and a half. Murray Wise Associates conducted the auction, in cooperation with Woltz & Associates. 


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