Crop Ground for lease

Public Notice: Crop Ground for lease


The Marshall County Conservation Board is taking sealed bids on the following crop ground for lease during 2022 - 2024 growing seasons. Deadline for bids is December10, 2021 at 4 p.m.  Bids may be raised at the December 13, 2021, 5pm MCCB regular meeting at the Grimes Farm and Conservation Center.

 Location: The Klauenberg Prairie Preserve is located approximately three miles south and one mile west of Van Cleve in southcentral Marshall County. Legal description (2); The South Half of the Northeast Quarter of Section thirty-four, Township Eighty-two north, Range Nineteen West of the Fifth P.M. Marshall County, Iowa.

 The Northwest quarter of Section Thirty-five, Township eighty-two north, Range nineteen, West of the Fifth P.M., Marshall County, Iowa.

 Acres: Total of 108.48 field acres, 89.27 available for bid. Farm # 6708, fields 1, 3. 19.21 acres is managed as part of ISU STRIPS program. 

 CSR: Corn Suitability Rating- average for all land is 54.

 Term: Possession by tenant to commence on April 1, 2022, and end on February 2, 2025. Termination determined by one party or another, providing a letter is sent by certified/registered mail by September 01, 2024.

 For more detailed information or to request a complete bid package please contact the Marshall County Conservation Board office at 641-752-5490 or visit

 The Marshall County Conservation Board reserves the right to refuse any and all bids submitted.

Bid Package