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July 2019 Iowa Land Auction Results

Published on Aug 7, 2019

The volume of farms that are being marketed for auction has increased in recent weeks. Per our recor...

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Land Investment Monthly - August 2019

Published on Aug 6, 2019

Water floods a cornfield in Malden, Ill., in late May. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg News)   Fa...

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Peoples Company Hires Sustainability Director to Aid Land Owners in Maximizing Production and Appreciation

Published on Aug 1, 2019

Company notes that financial and environmental performance are directly related (CLIVE, Iowa) &nd...

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Drones in Agriculture

Published on Jul 30, 2019

Drones are becoming more prominent in agriculture as farmers benefit from real time information abou...

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Still Time to Plan for Cover Crops 2019

Published on Jul 28, 2019

Image: Rye cover crop coming up between corn rows in October.  Seed was flown on in early S...

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2019 MFP Payment Details Released by USDA

Published on Jul 26, 2019

July 25, 2019 – USDA has released details regarding the 2019 distribution of Market Facilitati...

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Iowa Land Values Update

Published on Jul 19, 2019

Iowa Land Values Update As we commence Q3 of 2019, we have noticed a slight decline in land value...

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Farm Tours: Field Borders

Published on Jul 16, 2019

  As Peoples Company Land Managers complete mid-summer farm tours, they are visiting farms...

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Fertility: Your Farmland's Asset

Published on Jul 1, 2019

For most landowners, the most valuable asset is their land. They are proud of their property, the cr...

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Land Investment Monthly - July 2019

Published on Jul 1, 2019

  (Image from TIME article 10.1.18)   Farmland Values Firm Up From Ohio to Neb...

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Farm Debt-to-Asset Ratio

Published on Jun 12, 2019

Over the past several decades, we have seen volatility in the amount of farm debt relative to the va...

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