With $3 corn and $9 soybeans, it’s easy to see why farmland values are declining. But don’t take our word for it. There are scads of reports from industry experts, including:
This week's Successful Land Sale has highlights from a 1,235-acre land sale in Carroll and Greene counties in Iowa, plus land sales in Kansas and Indiana.
Rural counties lack funding for road and bridge projects, leaving farm country without the critical infrastructure to get food from the field to the market.
The prospect of $3 corn did not scare off the buyers of 200.53 acres just east of New Berlin in Sangamon County, Illinois, on August 20.
The sale featured high-quality soils – the kind you wait years to acquire, says Dan Sullivan, co-owner of Sullivan Auctioneers, which had the sale.
Here’s more information about the tract combinations that sold.
This week’s top sale features land near Ft. Wayne, Indiana. Other sales are in Iowa and Illinois.
Wheat prices may be down but there are plenty of reasons to plant this cereal crop this fall or spring.
S&W Seed Company will license Australian-type sorghum hybrids with a U.S. seed company.
In this week’s Successful Land Sale, we track the results of land owned by a longtime school teacher. Plus, sales in Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, and Minnesota.
In this week's Successful Land Sale, we look at northern Iowa farm ground, plus a sale in south-central Minnesota.
In this week's Successful Land Sale, we look at two Iowa farm sales, plus Colorado, Indiana and Nebraska land auctions.