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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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Land Investment Monthly - March 2019

Published on Mar 1, 2019

  Goodbye, city life: Iowa’s first ‘agrihood’ promises country living on e...

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Peoples Company acquires a share of appraisal firm Value Midwest as both firms expand their expertise and service offerings

Published on Feb 5, 2019

Peoples Company, a leading provider of land brokerage, management, investment and appraisal services...

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Land Investment Monthly - February 2019

Published on Feb 4, 2019

Highlights from the 2019 Land Investment Expo   Martha Stewart tells Iowa farmers she has...

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Farmland Ownership and Wind Energy

Published on Feb 4, 2019

  With a few searches online, it is easy to get a taste of the contentious issue of wind tur...

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January 2019 Iowa Land Auction Results

Published on Feb 1, 2019

  Land values through the first month of 2019 have held steady when compared to trends seen...

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Three Examples of How to Leverage Your Peoples Company Land Agent to Reach Your Goals

Published on Jan 28, 2019

The average age of landowners and farmers continues to increase. Results from the most recent Iowa S...

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Peoples Company’s Land Investment Expo schedule of events, with Martha Stewart speaking over lunch

Published on Jan 17, 2019

Peoples Company, a leading provider of land brokerage, management, investment and appraisal services...

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December 2018 Iowa Land Auction Results

Published on Jan 7, 2019

The land market in Iowa for highly tillable farms has shown stability throughout 2018 with average s...

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Land Investment Expo announces expanded speaker lineup ahead of Jan. 25th conference

Published on Jan 3, 2019

  Peoples Company President Steve Bruere today announced an expanded speaker lineup ahead of...

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