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Price/Acre - January 30 - February 3, 2017

 February 10, 2017
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Results: Iowa Land Auctions - January 2017

 February 10, 2017
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Price/Acre - January 14-20, 2017

 January 26, 2017
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Price/Acre - January 7-13, 2017

 January 20, 2017
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Price/Acre - December 10 - 30, 2016

 January 6, 2017
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Results: Iowa Land Auctions - December 2016

 January 5, 2017
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2016 Peoples Company Auction Results

 December 30, 2016
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Price/Acre - December 3-9, 2016

 December 16, 2016
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Price/Acre - November 26 - December 2, 2016

 December 8, 2016
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Price/Acre - November 19-25, 2016

 November 29, 2016
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Price/Acre - November 12-18, 2016

 November 23, 2016
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Price/Acre - November 5-11, 2016

 November 16, 2016
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Dirt Talk Weekly - Iowa Land Auction Prices, October 21 - October 27, 2016

 November 3, 2016
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Results: Iowa Land Auctions - October 2016

 November 3, 2016
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Dirt Talk Weekly- Iowa Land Auction prices October 14 - October 20, 2016

 October 26, 2016
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Dirt Talk Weekly- Iowa Land Auction prices, October 7 - October 13, 2016

 October 17, 2016
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Dirt Talk Weekly- Iowa Land Auction prices, September 30 - October 7, 2016

 October 12, 2016
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Results: Iowa Land Auctions - September 2016

 October 12, 2016
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Dirt Talk Weekly- Iowa Land Auction prices, September 23 - September 29, 2016

 October 3, 2016
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Dirt Talk Weekly: Iowa Land Auction Prices, September 16 - September 22, 2016

 September 29, 2016
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Dirt Talk Weekly: Iowa Land Auction Prices, September 9 - September 16, 2016

 September 16, 2016
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Iowa Farmland Values Still Declining

 September 16, 2016
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Dirt Talk Weekly: Iowa Land Auction Prices, September 2 - September 8, 2016

 September 12, 2016
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Dirt Talk Weekly: Iowa Land Auction Prices, August 26 - September 1, 2016

 September 6, 2016
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Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction Prices, August 12th to August 18th, 2016

 August 22, 2016
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Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, August 5th to August 11th, 2016

 August 15, 2016
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Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, July 29th to August 4th, 2016

 August 9, 2016
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RESULTS: IOWA LAND AUCTIONS--JULY 2016

 August 8, 2016
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Here are the results for Iowa land auctions in July 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.
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The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, July 22nd to July 28th, 2016

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

 July 11, 2016
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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”.
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The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, June 24th to June 30th, 2016

 July 5, 2016
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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”.
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The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, June 17th to June 23rd, 2016

 June 28, 2016
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Greetings! Very few land auctions are occurring in Iowa at this time. There were a total of 1,1589 acres offered at auction, of those acres, there were 701 tillable acres. I would describe last week’s auctions results as “good”.
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The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction Prices, June 10th to June 16th, 2016

 June 17, 2016
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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”.
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Results: Iowa Land Auctions--May 2016

 June 15, 2016
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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.
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The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, June 3rd to June 9th, 2016

 June 11, 2016
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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”.
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The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, May 27th to June 2nd, 2016

 June 3, 2016
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Greetings! There are very few land auctions are occurring in Iowa at this time. Last week there were a total of 183 acres offered at auction, of those acres, there were 166 tillable acres. I would describe last week’s auctions results as “good”.
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The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, May 20th to May 26th, 2016

 May 31, 2016
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Greetings! Land auctions in Iowa were down from last week. There were a total of 145 acres offered at auction and, of those, 77 acres were tillable. I would describe last week’s auctions results as “fairly stable”.
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The Dirt Talk Weekly Iowa Land Auction prices, May 13-19th, 2016

 May 24, 2016
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Greetings! Land auctions in Iowa were up from last week. There were a total of 676 acres offered at auction, of those acres, there were 394 tillable acres. I would describe last week’s auctions results as “fairly stable”.
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Land Investment Monthly – May 2016

 May 20, 2016
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The Land Investment Monthly is a round-up of articles and headlines published by the farm press, business media and financial publications with insights into buying, selling or investing in farmland, recreational ground or development ground.
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Results: Iowa Land Auctions – April 2016

 May 12, 2016
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Here are the results for Iowa land auctions in April 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.
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The Weekly Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – April 22-29, 2016

 May 2, 2016
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Greetings! Land auctions in Iowa were down from last week. There were a total of 494 acres offered at auction. Of those acres, there were 196 tillable. I would describe last week’s auctions results as “fairly stable."
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Results: Iowa Land Auctions – March 2016

 April 22, 2016
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Here are the results for Iowa land auctions in March 2016. Contact the Peoples Company Appraisal team if you would like additional information on these transactions.
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Weekly Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices - April 8-14, 2016

 April 20, 2016
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Land auctions in Iowa were down from last week. There were a total of 1,375 acres offered at auction. Of those acres, 1,074 were tillable acres.
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Weekly Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices - April 1-7, 2016

 April 14, 2016
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Land auctions in Iowa were down from last week. There were a total of 1,826 acres offered at auction and, of those, there were 1,606 tillable acres.
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Iowa RLI Announces Results of March 2016 Land Trends and Values Survey

 March 31, 2016
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The Iowa Chapter of REALTORS® Land Institute announced the results of its March 2016 Land Trends and Values Survey. Survey participants are asked for their opinions about the current status of the Iowa farmland market, and to estimate the average value of farmland as of March 1, 2016.Â
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The Weekly Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices - March 11-17, 2016

 March 24, 2016
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Greetings! Land auctions in Iowa picked up from last week. There were a total of 2,610 acres offered at auction. Of those acres, there were 1,597 tillable acres.
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Results: Iowa Land Auctions – February 2016

 March 16, 2016
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Here are the results for Iowa land auctions in January 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.
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The Weekly Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – February 26-March 3, 2016

 March 9, 2016
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Greetings! Land auctions in Iowa picked up from last week. There is still a very limited amount of land offered at auction. There were a total of 1,693 acres offered at auction. Of those acres, there were 1,346 tillable acres. I would describe last week’s auctions results as “stable."Â
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The Perfected Landlord Lien: What to Do if Your Tenant Farm Operator Hasn’t Paid Rent

 March 8, 2016
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Landowners: familiarize yourself with the landlord lien. Iowa Code reads that the lien entitles landlords ownership of all farm products produced on a leased property for the rental amount. That said, this lien holds less value to a landowner in the instance the tenant is unable to fulfill payment obligations.
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The Weekly Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – February 19-25, 2016

 March 3, 2016
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Greetings! Land auctions in Iowa went down a little last week. There is still a very limited amount of land offered at auction. There were a total of 1,062 acres offered at auction. Of those acres, there were 774 tillable acres. I would describe last week’s auctions results as “stable."
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The Weekly Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – February 12-18, 2016

 February 25, 2016
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Greetings! Land auctions in Iowa picked up a little last week. There is still a very limited amount of land offered at auction. Last week, there were a total of 1,372 acres offered at auction. Of those acres, 1,041 were tillable acres. I would describe last week’s auctions results as "stable."Â
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Coming Home to Roost: Landowners Seeing Downward Pressure on 2016 Rent Rate

 February 22, 2016
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As the 2016 growing season quickly approaches, landowners and farm operators are in the thick of cash rent negotiations. Landowners have been in control of setting cash rent rates for several years as commodity prices soared and competition to gain new acres increased.Â
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The Weekly Dirt on Iowa Land Auction prices – February 5-11, 2016

 February 18, 2016
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More acres ​were ​offered at public auction this past week than ​two weeks ago, but the ​activity is still very limited​. There were a total of 728 acres offered last week at auction. Of those acres, 643 ​were ​tillable​. ​I would describe last week’s auction results as “stable​."​Â
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Results: Iowa Land Auctions - January 2016

 February 11, 2016
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The Weekly Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – January 29-February 4, 2016

 February 11, 2016
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Greetings! Land auctions in Iowa had considerably fewer acres offered at public auction this past week. There were a total of 479 gross acres offered at auction and, of those acres, there were 390 acres that were tillable.
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The Dirt on Weekly Iowa Land Auction Prices – January 22-28, 2016

 February 2, 2016
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Land auctions in Iowa had slightly fewer acres being offered for public auction than last week. There were a total of 1,413 gross acres offered at auction last week. Of those acres, 1,233 acres were tillable. I would describe last week auctions as fairly stable.
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – January 15-21, 2016

 January 28, 2016
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Land auctions in Iowa continue to pick up. There were a total of 1,622 gross acres offered at auction last week. Of those acres, 1,379 acres were tillable. I would describe last week auctions as stable.Â
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The Dirt on Weekly Iowa Land Auction Prices – January 8-14, 2016

 January 21, 2016
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – January 1-7, 2016

 January 14, 2016
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – December 25-31, 2015

 January 9, 2016
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – December 4-10, 2015

 December 17, 2015
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – November 27-December 3, 2015

 December 10, 2015
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Results: Iowa Land Auctions – November 2015

 December 9, 2015
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – November 20-26, 2015

 December 4, 2015
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – November 13-19, 2015

 November 27, 2015
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – November 6-12, 2015

 November 20, 2015
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – October 30-November 5, 2015

 November 12, 2015
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Results: Iowa Land Auctions – October 2015

 November 11, 2015
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – October 20-26, 2015

 November 4, 2015
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2016 Iowa Farmland Rental Rates: What Should I Charge?

 November 3, 2015
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – October 16-22, 2015

 October 28, 2015
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – October 9-15, 2015

 October 22, 2015
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – October 1-8, 2015

 October 15, 2015
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The Dirt on Iowa Land Auction Prices – September 26-October 1, 2015

 October 9, 2015
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Results: Iowa Land Auctions – September 2015

 October 7, 2015
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2015 Farmland Rental Rates: What Should I Charge?

 November 13, 2014
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