Soy Capital News

  1. Prime Central Illinois Farmland Continues To Be Strong

    March 20, 2015

    Bloomington, Illinois (March 17, 2015) – Spirited bidding showed strong demand for a 78.96 Acre Farm Thursday at Williamsville in Sangamon County, and a 194.7 Acre Farm Wednesday in McLean County, Illinois.  Both counties, known for their high corn yields and investment grade farmland showed steady results, in auctions hosted by Soy Capital Ag Services.Both […]

  2. David Klein Named Illinois Land Broker of the Year

    October 15, 2014

    Bloomington, IL, October 8, 2014 — David Klein, ALC, received the honor of being named Land Broker of the Year by the Illinois Farm & Land Chapter of the REALTORS® Land Institute (RLI) at its annual meeting. Klein was recognized for his accomplishments as well as his dedication and service to the community. His nomination […]

  3. Prime Farmland Market Remains Strong

    April 4, 2014

    March ended on a high note with another successful Soy Capital Ag Services farmland auction. On March 31, 2014, Soy Capital sold the Carmody Family Farm, which consisted of 259.63 surveyed acres in 3 tracts. Tracts 1 and 2 sold as a single unit for $13,750 per acre while the third tract, which included a […]

  4. McCabe Named to Professional Hall of Fame

    February 28, 2014

    Don McCabe, immediate past president of Soy Capital Ag Services, was named to the Illinois Society of Professional Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers 2013 Hall of Fame in February. The Hall of Fame Award is the highest recognition that can be presented to a member who has made significant contributions to both the Society and agriculture. In making the presentation, […]

  5. 279.66 Surveyed Acres Sell in McLean County

    February 11, 2014

    February kicks off Soy Capital Ag Service’s first auction of the year. The Donald & Beatrice Armstrong Trust Farms were sold on February 4, 2014 at the Parke Regency Hotel and Conference Center in Bloomington, Illinois. This McLean county farm sold in 5 tracts and is located to the west of Cooksville, Illinois, one of […]

  6. Dave Klein named RLI Realtor of the Month for January 2014

    January 15, 2014

    The REALTORS® Land Institute is proud to showcase Dave Klein, ALC, in the January 2014 Monthly Member Spotlight. Klein is the Vice President, Managing Broker and Auctioneer for Soy Capital Ag Services in Bloomington, IL, managing farmland in in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, South Dakota, and Oklahoma. He grew up on a grain and livestock farm in Illinois […]

  7. Farm Managers Celebrate Anniversaries as ASFMRA Members

    October 7, 2013

    Two farm managers for Soy Capital Ag Services are celebrating milestone years as members of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers (ASFMRA). Brian Thompson, regional office manager in Bloomington, Illinois is celebrating 30 year membership, while Keith Waterman, regional office manager in Springfield, Illinois is celebrating his 25 year mark. “Over the […]

  8. Central Illinois Farmland Auctions Bode Well For Soy Capital Ag Services

    September 26, 2013

    The farm management team at Soy Capital Ag Services has had a busy September marketing Central Illinois farm real estate. Soy Capital recently sold two tracts of farmland within McLean County and one tract in Kankakee County.  The first auction was held on September 11th in Danvers, Illinois for 72.49 acres of farmland and timber […]

  9. Farm Manager Spotlight: Jaret Wicker

    August 20, 2013

    When Jaret Wicker first met with the Soy Capital Ag Services team led by President Don McCabe, he already was aware of the company’s solid reputation for farm management.  The Rushville, Ind., grain and livestock farm native had moved to Illinois in 2009, and joined Soy Capital in 2010 as a farm manager in the Kankakee office. “I was […]

  10. Farmland Sale with Soy Capital an Educational Opportunity

    April 29, 2013

    When Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais, Ill., needed to sell farmland from a trust, university officials did not know much about the process. But Dan Ferris, Olivet Nazarene’s executive director of development and foundation, learned that Soy Capital Ag Services had the knowledge and experience he needed to become educated along the way. “We do not […]