The Mahaska County Board is seeking crop lease bids for 46.6 acres m/l of row crop of the following real estate situated in Mahaska County, Iowa (the ÒReal EstateÓ): Lots One and Two of Subdivision of Government Lot Seven; Government Lot Six; Lot One, Two, Four and Five of the Subdivision of Government Lot Five; the Northwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter, except the South 450 feet of said Northwest Quarter; the east one-half of the Southwest Quarter; a strip of land Twenty feet wide off the entire east side of the Southwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter; the east Twenty feet of the south Twenty feet of the Northwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter; and the Northwest Quarter of the Southwest Quarter except the south 20 feet thereof; all in Section 33, Township 75 North, Ranger 17 West of the 5th P.M. Otherwise known as the Cedar Bluffs Natural Area. Possession by TENANT to commerce on March 1, 2017, and end on December 31, 2019. Please submit sealed bids by 4:30 p.m., January 19, 2016 to Mahaska County Conservation Board, 2254 200th Street, New Sharon, IA 50207. Bids will be opened at 7:30 p.m. at a special meeting of the Mahaska County Conservation Board on January 19, 2016. Please direct all questions to Director Dave Sedivec at (641) 673-9327. The Mahaska County Conservation Board reserves the right to reject any and all bids submitted.