About Us

Potato State Auction Group, Inc. held the country's first live audio, live video and live Internet farm auction sale on  April 28, 2004.

Our Story

Potato State Auction Group, Inc. was organized in 2004.

Reed Nord has been associated with the Auction Industry for 50 years, and is a member of the Idaho Association of Professional Auctioneers. He was the Idaho Association President for the year 2008. He has a Real Estate Salesman License since 1974. Mainly specializing in Farms and Ranch Property. He is also a member of the American Society of Agriculture Appraisers and The National Auctioneers Association (NAA). In 2017 Reed was inducted into the Hall of Fame by the Idaho Auctioneers Association.

We are located in Southeast Idaho in the beautiful Snake River Valley. One of the largest irrigated valleys in the Northwest. Potatoes, grains, alfalfa, cattle, some sheep and some dairy are major agriculture commodities. Situated along the Snake River at the western edge of the world famous Rocky Mountains. Idaho Falls, Idaho has all the features of big city living, still embraces a small town charm. There are many smaller communities up and down the valley. Our skyline consists of the majestic Teton Mountain Range, and in our backyard is the world's most famous park - Yellowstone. Approximately 1½ hours from Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Approximately 2 hours from West Yellowstone, Montana.

Mission & Values

The mission of Potato State Auction Group, Inc. is to promote the auction method of marketing with greater professionalism.

Mission Statement: To promote professional marketing through auctions via internet, online and on-site.

If you are looking to sell property, an auction can maximize your sales revenue above any other method of selling.


Competitive bidding will be used as a method to sell all types of goods in all areas of the economy. Potato State Auction Group, Inc. leads the competitive bidding industry to fulfill this vision. On April 28, 2004 Potato State Auction Group Inc. sold $1,300,000 as a "live internet auction". One of the first in this area with 3 legs of internet broadcasting.

Potato State Auction Group, Inc.

Potato State Auction Group, Inc. was organized in 2004 and has earned the reputation as a recognized leader in auctions, real estate, and water rights marketing.

Phone: (208) 589-7301

Fax: (208) 538-6030

190 North 4500 East

Rigby, Idaho 83442


Disclaimer: Information is from sources deemed reliable but is not guaranteed by Potato State Auction Group, Inc. Purchaser shall have the sole responsibility to inspect the property and inform himself of the true condition thereof. Purchaser accepts the responsibility before submitting any offer or executing any contract. This offer is subject to prior sale or withdrawal by owner at anytime.