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Predicting Land Prices

Published on May 23, 2019

As a real estate agent, I get asked nearly every day about land prices. The most common question far...

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April 2019 Iowa Land Auction Results

Published on May 1, 2019

  The number of farms being marketed for auction at the present time is very low. Per our re...

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Land Investment Monthly - May 2019

Published on Apr 29, 2019

Farmland prices stable despite facing pressure and potential risks, says KC Fed survey Farmland v...

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Spring Trifecta

Published on Apr 29, 2019

Our ancestors have been hunting, fishing and gathering since the beginning of mankind. Springtime pr...

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Introducing AgYield Farm Revenue Management

Published on Apr 24, 2019

  Peoples Company Land Management Division has recently partnered with AgYield Farm Revenue...

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Iowa Land Values Update

Published on Apr 19, 2019

As we progress through the second quarter of 2019, farmers have commenced field work and are prepare...

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March 2019 Iowa Land Auction Results

Published on Apr 2, 2019

Values for Iowa farmland have remained stable overall over the previous 9 to 12 months with values f...

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Spring Conditions and Delayed Field Work

Published on Apr 2, 2019

  Most Midwest farmers agree that Fall 2018 did not offer many opportunities for working ahe...

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Land Investment Monthly - April 2019

Published on Apr 1, 2019

  Sales of Kentucky hemp products surged in 2018 Kentucky’s resurgent hemp sector f...

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National Land Values Update

Published on Mar 5, 2019

  According to the USDA 2018 Agricultural Land Values report (Nov. 2018), the average value...

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February 2019 Iowa Land Auction Results

Published on Mar 5, 2019

  The average $/CSR2 point for highly tillable farms that were sold at auction was $115/CSR2...

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A Case for Custom Farming in Southern Iowa

Published on Mar 1, 2019

In this current low-priced commodity environment, I’m often asked if custom farming makes sens...

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