December 13, 2013
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (Dec. 9, 2013) -- As bidders competed Friday for a 103-acre Vermilion County farm, approximately 30 agriculture students from Parkland College watched carefully to see which of their appraisals would be closest to the final price. The assignment was part of an annual competition in which the students appraised the farm for an Agriculture Business Management class.
ROBINSON, Ill. (Dec. 13, 2013) – 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.
November 15, 2013
Area farmers and investors alike will have a rare opportunity to obtain productive tillable farmland in Crawford County. The farmland auction set for Dec. 12 will feature 1,553 acres, with 1,273 acres of tillable cropland. Murray Wise Associates is managing the sale.
October 28, 2013
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (Oct. 28, 2013) – The last sale in the series of live and online auctions was one of the smallest, at $800,000, but in a way it was the most satisfying to the auction team, the creditors, the receiver and others who have spent the past five months marketing the assets of East Coast Brokers & Packers.
October 21, 2013
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (Oct. 21, 2013) – 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.
October 18, 2013
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (Oct. 18, 2013) – After spending much of the year on the biggest set of auctions in the company's history, the Murray Wise Associates team now faces a new challenge, with a lineup of Illinois sales that may give a hint at what's ahead for farmland prices.
October 10, 2013
WINCHESTER, Va. (Oct. 14, 2013) – A cold storage facility in Ranson, W. Va., and three former Zero Pak facilities in Winchester, Va., will sell Oct. 25 in the final auction of assets formerly owned by East Coast Brokers & Packers, the Madonia family and related entities.
September 6, 2013
TAMPA, Fla. (Sept. 9, 2013) - After months of marketing, seven auctions and more than 13,000 man hours, the efforts to sell the assets of East Coast Brokers and Packers, the Madonia family and related entities have culminated in court approval of sales totaling approximately $75 million.
July 30, 2013
OCALA, Fla. (July 29, 2013) -- Scores of tractors, forklifts, trucks, sprayers, specialized tomato implements and other pieces of agricultural equipment will sell in two major auctions in Florida and Virginia.
July 15, 2013
MULBERRY, Fla. (July 25, 2013) - A U.S. Bankruptcy Court has approved the upcoming auctions of thousands of acres of farmland in Florida and Virginia, beginning Thursday, Aug. 15. Assets to be sold will include labor camps, packing facilities, homes, farm equipment, trucks and other assets owned by East Coast Brokers and Packers, and the Madonia family and certain of their affiliates.
We had a great crowd with very active bidding today as 1,002 acres was successfully sold in Northern Ohio for $5,100,000. pic.twitter.com/2UL9xOCTa4
"IOWA, Webster County - In a leaseback sale, 142 acres of farmland sold to an investor for $1.19 million, or $8,380 per acre. The seller will continue to farm the property." -Farmland Sales Report https://www.dtnpf.com/agriculture/web/Ag/news/business-inputs/article/2018/02/26/farmland-sales-report?referrer=twitter#.Wp2jv1As73Y.twitter …
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