Paul & Patty Brophy Family Land Auction

Yuma County, CO 9,238 Acres

Overview

Overview

This property is sold

SUCCESSFUL AUCTION!
High Bids Total $8,010,000

Sells as 2 Parcels, Single Unit and 3 Combos…

Parcel #1: $920,000 | $7,348 ac | Pivot Irr
Single Unit: $5,150,000 | $712 ac | Pasture & Pivot
Combo #7: $830,000 | $790 ac | Pasture
Parcel #8: $230,000 | $1,475 ac | Dryland
Combo #9: $440,000 | $1,416 ac | Dryland
Combo #10: $440,000 | $1,431 ac | Dryland

Seldom does a land holding of this size and quality become available for sale in Yuma County, Colorado and/or in the Tri State area. A total of 9,211.4+/- acres will be offered for sale at auction including 7,855.2+/- acres deeded pasture, 301.0+/- acres CO State Lease pasture, 249.5+/- acres pivot irrigated, & 805.7+/- acres dryland. The Brophy property is located 12 – 17 miles north of Eckley, Colorado in northern Yuma County. Possession of the pasture will be upon closing. Possession of pivot irrigated after completion of corn stalk grazing. Parcel #6 is level irrigated by pivot with excellent water and equipment and is highly productive. Parcels #8 – #10B are productive dryland which seldom becomes available for sale in the area. Parcels #2A – #7B is a block of 7,855.2+/- acres of pasture with 124.3+/- acres of pivot irrigated in the middle to  raise feed. Our auction bidding format will allow buying opportunities to purchase tracts varying in size from160 acres to 1,000+ acres and 3,000+ acres to 8,000+ acres and will be offered for sale in 16 parcels, 6 combos, south unit, north unit, single unit, and dryland unit. In addition, the Seller is conveying their share of the minerals and rights to producing gas wells on Parcels #2A – #6 and conveying 50% of their share of the minerals and rights to producing gas wells on Parcels #7A – #10B.

Location

  • Yuma County, CO
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Quick Facts

  • Paul & Patty Brophy Family Land Auction
  • Thursday, October 3, 2019, 10:30 am, MT
  • Yuma County Fairgrounds, Yuma, CO
  • (Buyer’s meeting on September 12, 2019, at 10:30 a.m., MT)
  • 9,238.7+/- acres total
  • 7,882.5+/- acres deeded pasture
  • 301+/- acre CO State Lease pasture
  • 249.5+/- acres irrigated – 2 pivots – 2 irrigation wells
  • 805.7+/- acres dryland
  • N Yuma County, Colorado
  • Located 12 to 17+/- mi north of Eckley, Colorado
  • Possession pasture upon closing
  • Possession of pivot irrigated after completion of corn stalk grazing
  • 17 Livestock wells – submersible – windmills – solar
  • Seller to convey Owner’s share of minerals (including producing gas wells) on Parcels #2A - #6.
  • Seller to reserve 50% of Owner’s share of minerals (including gas wells) on Parcels #1, #7A - #10B.
  • Offered in 16 Parcels, 6 Combos, South Unit, North Unit, Single Unit, and Dryland Unit
  • Tract size varies in acreages from 160 ac to 1,000+, to 3,000+ to 8,000+ acres

Property Details

Property Details

This property is sold Color Brochure Sale Order Sale Bracket Brophy Detail Brochure Results

PARCEL, COMBO AND UNIT DESCRIPTIONS

Page references refer to the Detail Brochure for the PAUL & PATTY BROPHY FAMILY LAND AUCTION  Revised and Printed 9/27/2019 located on the auction property web page or to receive a hard copy contact our office at 970-522-7770.

PARCEL #1 - PIVOT IRRIGATED

LEGAL  DESCRIPTION:  NW1/4 of Section 5, Township 3 North, Range 46 West of the 6th PM,  Yuma County, CO.
See Pages 76-87 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions

ACREAGE:
125.2+/- Acres Pivot Irrigated
31.9+/- Acres Dryland Corners
157.1+/- Total Acres

LAND TENURE: Soils consist of Haxtun sandy loam soils w/small area of Ascalon fine sandy loam soils. See Soils Map on Page 57.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are:  $3,115.66
WYMD Assessment: $20.00
RRWCD Assessment: $1885.00

FSA INFORMATION: FSA bases: 130.0 ac corn w/199 bu PLC yield,  26.9 ac wheat w/44 bu PLC yield.

IRRIGATION WATER & EQUIPMENT: Irrigation well permit #6664-FP adjudicated for 400 ac ft to irrigate 160 ac; 75 hp GE electric motor, Fairbanks pump & 8 tower Reinke pivot. See Pages 64-67 for copy of well permit, Page 68 for copy of well test and Page 69 for copy of water map.

COMMENTS: Tenant to have possession of corn stalks for 2019 crop season. 31.9+/- ac wheat stubble.

PARCEL #2A - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Part of Sections 16, 17, 18, 20, & 21, Township 4 North, Range 45 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO.
See Pages 88 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE:
821.0+/- Acres Deeded pasture
301.0+/- Acres CO State Lease
1,122.0+/- Total Acres

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are:  $683.40

IMPROVEMENTS: Ranch home & misc buildings located on lease; pole barn, livestock well, working facilities and corrals located on deeded property.

WATER & EQUIPMENT: 2 submersible wells, with additional tank via pipeline & 1 windmill on theState Lease. A copy of the State Lease is shown on Pages 368-373. See Pages 349-350 for well log for Sub well – #100241 and well log of windmill – #247650 on the State Lease on Pages 346-348

COMMENTS: CO State Lease #47288 expires May 25, 2024. 2019 lease payment was $3,035.73 for 113 AUM. 2 submersible wells, with additional tank via pipeline & 1 windmill. If Parcel #2A sells separately from Parcel #2B, a 30′ access easement from County Road 51 to Parcel #2B will be conveyed. If Parcels #4A and #4B or Combo #4 sells separately, a 30′ access easement from County Road 51 will be conveyed through Parcel #2A. A copy of the State Lease will be included in the updated detail brochure prior to the auction.

 

PARCEL #2B - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Part of Sections 20, 28, 29, & 32, Township 4 North, Range 45 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO.
See Pages 88-236 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE: 1,150.3+/- Acres Pasture

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $987.51

WATER & EQUIPMENT: 2 submersible wells – 1 windmill

COMMENTS: If Parcel #2B sells separately from Parcel #2A, an easement from County Road 51 to Parcel #2B will be conveyed.

OTHER: See Pages 351-354 for well log of windmill – #139456.

COMBO #2 - (PARCELS #2A & #2B) - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: See Parcels #2A & #2B.

ACREAGE:
1,970.4+/- Acres Deeded Pasture
301.0+/- Acres CO State Lease
2,271.4+/- Total Acres

LAND TENURE: See Parcels #2A & #2B.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $1,640.91

WATER & EQUIPMENT: See Parcels #2A & #2B.

IMPROVEMENTS: See Parcels #2A & #2B.

COMMENTS: See Parcels #2A & #2B.

PARCEL #3A - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Part of Sections 18 & 19, Township 4 North, Range 45 West and Part of 13, Township 4 North, Range 46 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO.
See Pages 88-236 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE: 743.8+/- Acres Pasture

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $619.14

WATER & EQUIPMENT: 1 submersible well & 1 windmill. See Pages 355-356 for well log for Sub well – #201949. This well also provides water via a pipeline to the north tank on Parcel #3B. If #3A & #3B sell separately, there will be an agreement to provide water to Parcel #3B.

PARCEL #3B - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Part of Sections 13 & 24, Township 4 North, Range 46 West and Part of Sections 18 & 19, Township 4 North, Range 45 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO. See Pages 88-236 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE: 930.9+/- Acres Pasture

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $774.88

WATER & EQUIPMENT: 1 submersible well. The north well on Parcel #3A provides water via a pipeline to the north tank on Parcel #3B. If #3A & #3B sell separately, there will be an agreement to provide water to Parcel #3B.

COMBO #3 - (PARCELS #3A & #3B) - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: See Parcels #3A & #3B.

ACREAGE: 1,674.7+/- Acres Pasture

LAND TENURE: See Parcels #3A & #3B.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $1,394.02

WATER & EQUIPMENT: See Parcels #3A & #3B.

SOUTH UNIT- (PARCELS #2A, #2B, #3A, & #3B) - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: See Parcels #2A, #2B, #3A, & #3B.

ACREAGE:
3,646.0+/- Acres Deeded Pasture
301.0+/- Acres CO State Lease
3,947.0+/- Total Acres

LAND TENURE: See Parcels #2A, #2B, #3A, & #3B.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $3,034.93

WATER & EQUIPMENT: See Parcels #2B, #3A, & #3B.

IMPROVEMENTS: See Parcels #2A.

COMMENTS: See Parcels #2A, #2B, #3A, & #3B.

PARCEL #4A - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Part of Sections 7, 8, 17, & 18, Township 4 North, Range 45 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO.
See Pages 88-236 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE: 535.5+/- Acres Pasture

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $445.75

WATER & EQUIPMENT: 1 submersible well.

COMMENTS: If Parcel #4A sells separately, a 30’ access easement through Parcel #2A from County Road 51 will be conveyed for the benefit of Parcel #4A or Combo #4. If Parcel #4A sells separately from Parcel #4B, a 30’ access easement through Parcel #4A and Parcel #2A to be reserved to provide access to Parcel #4B.

PARCEL #4B - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Part of Sections 5, 6, 7, & 8, Township 4 North, Range 46 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO.
See Pages 88-236 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE: 1,499.5+/- Acres Pasture

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $1,248.18

WATER & EQUIPMENT: 1 submersible well (south) & 1 solar well (north). See Pages 357-358 for well log for Solar well – #38428.

COMMENTS: If Parcel #4A sells separately from Parcel #4B, a 30’ access easement through Parcel #4A and Parcel #2A to be reserved to provide access to Parcel #4B.

COMBO #4 - (PARCELS #4A & #4B) - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: See Parcels #4A & #4B.

ACREAGE: 2,035.0+/- Acres Pasture

LAND TENURE: See Parcels #4A & #4B.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $1,693.93

WATER & EQUIPMENT: See Parcels #4A & #4B.

COMMENTS: See Parcels #4A & #4B.
If Combo #4 sells separately, an easement from County Road 51 to property will be conveyed through Parcel #2A.

PARCEL #5 - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Part of Section 7, 18, Township 4 North, Range 45 West and Part of Sections 1, 12, 13, Township 4 North, Range 46 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO.
See Pages 88-236 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE: 1,103.9+/- Acres Pasture

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $918.89

WATER & EQUIPMENT: See Pages 361-364 for well log for Sub well – #235720 and well log for Sub well – #47547.

NORTH UNIT - (PARCELS #4A, #4B, & #5) - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: See Parcels #4A, #4B, & #5.

ACREAGE: 3,138.9+/- Acres Pasture

LAND TENURE: See Parcels #4A, #4B, & #5.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $2,612.82

WATER & EQUIPMENT: See Parcels #4A, #4B, & #5.

COMMENTS: See Parcels #4A, #4B, & #5.

PARCEL #6 - PIVOT IRRIGATED

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Part of Sections 7 & 18, Township 4 North, Range 45 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO.
See Pages 88-236 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE:
124.3.+/- Acres Pivot Irrigated
20.3+/- Acres Pasture Corners
144.6+/- Total Acres

LAND TENURE: Soils consists of Julesburg loamy sand and Valent sand. See Soils Map on Page 58.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $2,698.56
SHMD Assessment: $60.00
RRWCD Assessment: $1,856.00

IRRIGATION WATER & EQUIPMENT: Irrigation well permit #17727-FP adjudicated for 400 ac ft to irrigate 160 ac; 125 hp Emerson electric motor, Worthington pump & 8 tower
Zimmatic pivot. See Pages 70-73 for copy of well permit, Page 74 for copy of well test and Page 75 for copy of water map.

SINGLE UNIT- (PARCELS #2A , #2B, #3A, #3B, #4A, #4B, #5, & #6) - PASTURE & PIVOT IRRIGATED

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: See Parcels #2A, #2B, #3A, #3B, #4A, #4B, #5, & #6.

ACREAGE:
6,805.2+/- Acres Deeded Pasture
301.0+/- Acres CO State Lease
124.3+/- Acres Pivot Irrigated
7,230.5+/- Total Acres

LAND TENURE: See Parcels #2A, #2B, #3A, #3B, #4A, #4B, #5, & #6.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $8,346.31
SHMD Assessment: $60.00
RRWCD Assessment: $1,856.00

IRRIGATION WATER & EQUIPMENT: See Parcels #2A, #2B, #3A, #3B, #4A, #4B, #5, & #6.

COMMENTS: See Parcels #2A, #2B, #3A, #3B, #4A, #4B, #5, & #6.

PARCEL #7A - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Part of Section 22, N1/2 & SE1/4 of Section 26, N1/2 of Section 27, Township 4 North, Range 46 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO.
See Pages 237-288 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE: 896.4+/- Acres Pasture

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $759.42

WATER & EQUIPMENT: 1 submersible well & See Pages 365-366 for well log for Windmill – #111492.

PARCEL #7B - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: NE1/4 of Section 22, Township 4 North, Range 46 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO.
See Pages 237-288 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE: 153.6+/- Acres Pasture

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $139.14

COMMENTS: No water

COMBO #7 - (PARCELS #7A & #7B) - PASTURE

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: See Parcels #7A & #7B.

ACREAGE: 1,050.0+/- Acres Pasture

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $898.56

WATER & EQUIPMENT: Parcels #7A & #7B.

COMMENTS: Parcels #7A & #7B.

PARCEL #8 - DRYLAND

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: SE1/4 of Section 18, Township 4 North, Range 46 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO
See Pages 289-296 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE: 155.9+/- Acres Dryland

LAND TENURE: Soils consist of Ascalon fine sandy loam with areas of Haxtun sandy loan & Platner loam.
See Soils Map on Page 59.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $311.82

FSA INFORMATION: FSA bases: 88.3 ac wheat w/44 bu PLC yield, 5.7 ac corn w/199 bu PLC yield.

COMMENTS: 155.9+/- ac summertill to be planted. Cash rent of $35/ac to be paid to Buyer(s) in 2 payments.

PARCEL #9A - DRYLAND

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: NE1/4 of Section 20, Township 4 North, Range 46 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO
See Pages 297-313 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE: 155.0+/- Acres Dryland

LAND TENURE: Soils consist of Manter & Haxtun sandy loam, Rago loam & Platner loam, & Ascalon fine sandy loam.
See Soils Map on Page 60.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $314.32

FSA INFORMATION: FSA bases: 88.3 ac wheat w/26 bu PLC yield.

COMMENTS: 80.5+/- ac planted to wheat (Cash rent of $35/ac to be paid to Buyer in 2 payments). 74.5+/- ac wheat stubble. (Stubble has been sprayed and Buyer to reimburse tenant for spraying fall application)

PARCEL #9B - DRYLAND

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: SE1/4 of Section 20, Township 4 North, Range 46 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO
See Pages 297-313 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE: 155.6+/- Acres Dryland

LAND TENURE: Soils consist of Rago, Iliff, & Platner loam soils.
See Soils Map on Page 61.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $314.32.

FSA INFORMATION: FSA bases: 86.7 ac wheat w/26 bu PLC yield.

COMMENTS: 155.6+/- ac wheat stubble. Stubble has been sprayed and Buyer(s) to reimburse tenant for spraying fall application.

COMBO #9 - (PARCELS #9A & #9B) DRYLAND

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: See Parcels #9A & #9B.

ACREAGE: 310.6+/- Acres Dryland

LAND TENURE: See Parcels #9A & #9B.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $628.64.

FSA INFORMATION: See Parcels #9A & #9B.

COMMENTS: 77.5+/- ac summertill to be planted, 233.1+/- ac wheat stubble.

PARCEL #10A - DRYLAND

LEGAL  DESCRIPTION:  SW1/4 of Section 29, Township 4 North, Range 46 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO

See Pages 314-324 for legal description, title commitment, and title exceptions.

ACREAGE:      152.7+/- Acres Dryland

LAND TENURE: Soils consist of Haxtun sandy loam, Canyon-Dioxice complex, & Platner loam soils.
See Soils Map on Page 62.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are:  $309.32

FSA INFORMATION: FSA bases: 85.6 ac wheat w/26 bu PLC yield.

COMMENTS: 152.7+/- ac wheat. Cash rent of $35/ac to be paid to Buyer(s) in 2 payments.

 

PARCEL #10B - DRYLAND

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: SE1/4 of Section 29, Township 4 North, Range 46 West of the 6th PM, Yuma County, CO
See Pages 314-324 for legal description, title commitment, and title  exceptions.

ACREAGE: 154.6+/- Acres Dryland

LAND TENURE: Soils consist of Haxtun sandy loam & loamy sand, Ascalon fine sandy loam & Canyon-Dioxice complex soils.
See Soils Map on Page 63.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $309.32

FSA INFORMATION: FSA bases: 85.8 ac wheat w/26 bu PLC yield.

COMMENTS: 154.6+/- ac wheat. Cash rent of $35/ac to be paid to Buyer(s) in 2 payments.

COMBO #10 - (PARCELS #10A & #10B) - DRYLAND

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: See Parcels #10A & #10B

ACREAGE: 307.3+/- Acres Dryland

LAND TENURE: See Parcels #10A & #10B

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $618.64

FSA INFORMATION: See Parcels #10A & #10B.

COMMENTS: 307.3+/- ac summertill to be planted.

DRYLAND UNIT (PARCELS #8, #9A, #9B, #10A, & #10B) - DRYLAND

LEGAL DESCRIPTION: See Parcels #8, #9A, #9B, #10A & #10B.

ACREAGE: 773.8+/- Acres Dryland

LAND TENURE: See Parcels #8, #9A, #9B, #10A & #10B.

TAXES: 2019 real estate taxes payable in 2020 are: $1,559.10

FSA INFORMATION: See Parcels #8, #9A, #9B, #10A & #10B.

COMMENTS: 540.7+/- ac summertill to be planted, 233.1+/- ac wheat stubble.