Blogs by Ryan Ferguson

Commercial Real Estate vs. Farmland

 December 27, 2023
 Land Values   Industry Insights 

After reading yet another negative headline on the $20 trillion commercial real estate (CRE) market, I was reminded of the investment characteristic I once assumed the CRE market shared with the $4 trillion farmland market.

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How to Grow Better Food Plots

 October 11, 2023
 Land Management 

White-tailed deer are one of the most iconic wildlife species across the country and, by far, the most hunted big game species. Managing populations and herd health is an important aspect of maximizing hunting opportunities. One effective way to support your local deer population is by planting food plots. Once established, food plots provide supplemental nutrition for deer, especially during critical times like winter and early spring when natural forage is scarce. Soil fertility, plant selection, and weed control are just a few of the key components that contribute to the overall success of deer food plots.

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What is a Multi-Parcel Auction?

 September 11, 2023
 Land Auctions 

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Property Valuation: Asking Price vs. Sale Price

 June 19, 2023
 Land Auctions 

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Which Fruit Trees Grow Best in Iowa?

 March 14, 2023
 Land Management 

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Pasture Lease Considerations

 November 22, 2022
 Land Management 

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Challenges in the Valuation of Permanent Plantings

 June 20, 2022
 Land Values 

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How To Grow Bigger Fish

 May 11, 2022
 Land Management 

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What's Driving Grain Markets?

 March 8, 2022
 News & Events 

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Maximizing Value: Breaking Properties into Bite-Sized Pieces

 February 15, 2022
 Real Estate 

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