Blog : Land Management

Local Farm Manager Earns Highest Professional Status

Posted by Peoples Company | Published July 7, 2017

Local Farm Manager Earns Highest Professional Status

  Kyle  Walker, AFM, Peoples Company, Clive, IA  has  been awarded the Accredited Farm Manager (AFM) designation from the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers®... Read More

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Peoples Company Land Listings and Upcoming Auctions - May 5, 2017

Posted by Peoples Company | Published May 5, 2017

Peoples Company Land Listings and Upcoming Auctions - May 5, 2017

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Posted In Land Auctions, Land Management, Land Values

Peoples Company Land Listings and Upcoming Auctions - April 21, 2017

Posted by Peoples Company | Published April 21, 2017

Peoples Company Land Listings and Upcoming Auctions - April 21, 2017

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Posted In Land Auctions, Land Management, Land Sales

Peoples Report - Spring 2017

Posted by Peoples Company | Published April 14, 2017

Peoples Report - Spring 2017

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Posted In Agribusiness, Conservation Practices, Estate Planning, Land Appraisal, Land Expo, Land Management, Land Values, Social Media

Peoples Company Land Listing and Upcoming Auctions - April 7, 2017

Posted by Peoples Company | Published April 7, 2017

Peoples Company Land Listing and Upcoming Auctions - April 7, 2017

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Posted In Land Auctions, Land Management, Land Sales, Technology

Peoples Company Land Listing and Upcoming Auctions - March 24, 2017

Posted by Peoples Company | Published March 24, 2017

Peoples Company Land Listing and Upcoming Auctions - March 24, 2017

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Posted In Land Auctions, Land Management, Land Values

Peoples Company Land Listing and Upcoming Auctions - March 6, 2017

Posted by Peoples Company | Published March 5, 2017

Peoples Company Land Listing and Upcoming Auctions - March 6, 2017

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Posted In Land Auctions, Land Management, Land Sales

NEW CRP Options for Iowa Landowners

Posted by Kyle Walker, AFM | Published January 9, 2017

NEW CRP Options for Iowa Landowners

Photo courtesy of FDC Enterprises INC.   By: Tom Schwartz, FDC Enterprises Inc. and Kyle Walker, Peoples Company Land Manager On January 1, 2017, the USDA issued a notice regarding the allocation of 700,000 acres of Continuous CRP... Read More

Posted In Conservation Practices, Headlines, Land Management

Dirt Talk Weekly: Iowa Land Auction Prices, September 2 - September 8, 2016

Posted by Jim Rothermich | Published September 12, 2016

Dirt Talk Weekly: Iowa Land Auction Prices, September 2 - September 8, 2016

Greetings!  Land auctions were down a bit due to Labor Day weekend. For the week there was a total of 1,459 acres offered at auction, of those acres, there were 1,290 tillable acres.  I would describe the auctions results as... Read More

Posted In Agribusiness, Land Appraisal, Land Auctions, Land Investing, Land Management, Land Sales, Land Values

Peoples Company Land Listing and Upcoming Auctions - September 9, 2016

Posted by Peoples Company | Published September 9, 2016

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Posted In Agribusiness, Land Appraisal, Land Auctions, Land Expo, Land Investing, Land Management, Land Sales, Land Values, Upcoming Events

The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, July 22nd to July 28th, 2016

Posted by Peoples Company | Published August 1, 2016

The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, July 22nd to July 28th, 2016

Greetings! Very few land auctions are occurring in Iowa at this time. There was a total of 864 acres offered at auction—of those 554 were tillable acres. I would describe last week’s auctions results for the most part as “good”. A few of the highlights from last week: Read More

Posted In Agribusiness, Land Appraisal, Land Auctions, Land Investing, Land Management, Land Sales, Land Values

The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, July 8tht to July 14th, 2016

Posted by Peoples Company | Published July 21, 2016

Greetings! Very few land auctions are occurring in Iowa at this time. There was a total of 472 acres offered at auction last week. Of those acres, 298 were tillable acres. I would describe last week’s auctions results as “good”. Read More

Posted In Agribusiness, Economic Development, Land Appraisal, Land Auctions, Land Management, Land Sales

The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, July 1st to July 7th, 2016

Posted by Peoples Company | Published July 11, 2016

Greetings! Very few land auctions are occurring in Iowa at this time. There were a total of 460 acres offered at auction, of those acres, 406 were tillable acres. Due to the 4th of July holiday, there were only two auctions last week. I would describe last week’s auctions results as “good”. Read More

Posted In Agribusiness, Land Appraisal, Land Auctions, Land Investing, Land Management, Land Sales, Land Values, Recreational Land

The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, June 24th to June 30th, 2016

Posted by Peoples Company | Published July 5, 2016

Greetings! Very few land auctions are occurring in Iowa at this time. There were a total of 1,687 acres offered at auction. Of those, there were 1,590 tillable acres. I would describe last week’s auction results as “good”. Read More

Posted In Agribusiness, Land Appraisal, Land Auctions, Land Investing, Land Management, Land Sales, Land Values

The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction Prices, June 10th to June 16th, 2016

Posted by Peoples Company | Published June 17, 2016

The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction Prices, June 10th to June 16th, 2016

Greetings! Very few land auctions are occurring in Iowa at this time. There were a total of 897 acres offered at auction, of those acres, there were 807 tillable acres. I would describe last week’s auctions results as “good”. Read More

Posted In Agribusiness, Land Auctions, Land Management, Land Sales, Land Values

Results: Iowa Land Auctions--May 2016

Posted by Brad Hayes | Published June 15, 2016

Results:  Iowa Land Auctions--May 2016

Here are the results for Iowa land auctions in May 2016. Contact the Peoples Company Appraisal team if you would like additional information on these transactions. To be added to our “Auction Results” email list, please contact Brad Hayes at Bradley@PeoplesCompany.com. Read More

Posted In Agribusiness, Land Auctions, Land Management, Land Sales, Land Values

Land Investment Monthly – June 2016

Posted by Steve Bruere | Published June 15, 2016

Land Investment Monthly – June 2016

Innovation and investment are colliding as the startup and venture capital culture gains a foothold in food and agriculture industries worldwide. A new report by AgFunder reveals that global investment in ag tech has been about doubling annually for the last four years. Read More

Posted In Agribusiness, Cash Rents, In The News, Land Appraisal, Land Investing, Land Management, Natural Lands, Technology

Let’s ditch the poor management

Posted by Tyler Krug | Published June 14, 2016

We talk with land owners on a daily basis about good stewardship on Iowa farmland. But with a wide variety of farm knowledge and background, are we really all on the same page when it comes to what to look for when walking the land? Read More

Posted In Agribusiness, Conservation Practices, Crop Insurance, Land Management, Natural Lands, Recreational Land

The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, June 3rd to June 9th, 2016

Posted by Peoples Company | Published June 11, 2016

The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, June 3rd to June 9th, 2016

Greetings! Very few land auctions are occurring in Iowa at this time. There were a total of 336 acres offered at auction, of those acres, there were 308 tillable acres. I would describe last week’s auctions results as “good”. Read More

Posted In Agribusiness, Crop Insurance, Economic Development, Land Auctions, Land Management, Land Values, Natural Lands

Crop Update: Favorable Planting Conditions Could Lead to High Yields Across the Midwest

Posted by Kyle Walker, AFM | Published June 2, 2016

Crop Update: Favorable Planting Conditions Could Lead to High Yields Across the Midwest

The 2016 growing season is well underway and most growers have finished planting across the Midwest. Favorable planting conditions in April and May have allowed for potential hefty yields later this fall. These favorable conditions included a mild spring with timely rainfall. Read More

Posted In Agribusiness, Crop Insurance, Economic Development, Land Management, Land Sales, Land Values




 

Featured Listing

Listing #13946
Listing #: 13946
34.00 acres m/l
Indianola, IA
Price: $990,000

Voted #1 Vineyard in Iowa 2017 - Iowa Wine Growers Association.


 

Featured Auction

Upcoming AuctionListing #14020
Listing #: 14020
226.00 acres m/l
Winterset, IA
Price:

Offering 226 acres of highly productive Madison County farmland to be sold in four tracts at public auction on December 5, 2017 at Earlham Community Center in Earlham.