Location: The subject farm is located approximately 67 miles northwest of Chicago O'Hare International Airport. Nearby towns include: Waterford (2 1/4 miles northwest), Burlington (5 miles southwest), and Union Grove (7 miles southeast).
Frontage: There is approximately 1/4 mile of road frontage on Highway 20 (Washington Avenue), which intersects the property.
Major Highways: Highway 36 is 1 3/4 miles northwest, Highway 75 is 3 1/4 miles east, Highway 11 is 3 1/2 miles south, Interstate 43 is 11 miles northwest, Interstate 94 is 11 1/4 miles east, and Highway 20 intersects the property.
Legal Description: A brief legal description indicates the Beere Farm is located in Part of the South Half of Section 6 and Part of the North Half of Section 7, Township 3 North - Range 20 East (Dover Township), in Racine County, Wisconsin.
Total Acres: There are a total of 116.84 acres, more or less, according to the Racine County Assessor's Office.
Tillable Acres: There are approximately 77.8 tillable acres, 28.19 acres on the north side of Washington Avenue and 49.65 acres on the south side.
Soil Types: Major soil types found on this farm include Elliott silty clay loam, Morley silt loam, and Ashkum silty clay loam.
FSA Data: The FSA direct corn yield is 99 bushels per acre. There are no highly erodible lands.
Topography: The topography of the subject farm is gently rolling.
Climate / Growing Season: The average length of the growing season for Racine County, Wisconsin is 173 days. Annual precipitation averages about 34" with 60% of this coming during the growing season. Snowfall averages about 43" per year. The average temperature in the winter is 23 degrees F and the average temperature in the summer is 71.4 degrees F.
Mineral Rights: The buyer will receive and the seller will convey all mineral rights that the seller owns relating to the property.
Possession: Possession will be given at closing, subject to the terms and conditions set forth in a purchase contract.
Financing: Mortgage financing is available from several sources. Names and addresses will be provided upon request.
Taxes: The 2012 Real Estate Taxes totaled $16,385.69. The tax parcel numbers are #006 032006017000 and #006 032007008000.
Grain Markets: There are a number of grain markets located within 20 miles of the Beere Farm.
Zoning: The farm is zoned A-2, General Farming & Residential District II.