Iowa Farmland Prices Land Auction Results 2018 Jan 26 to Feb 1

February 10, 2018

Iowa Farmland Prices Iowa farmland prices for Farmland Auctions conducted January 26 to Feb 1 2018 (week 5) Below is the table of all farmland auction results across Iowa for the 5th week of 2018. This weeks farmland auction remain strong in a tough commodity price market.  This week had a good mix of all […]

7 Things: How To Choose An Auctioneer To Sell Your Farm

October 29, 2013

How To Choose An Auctioneer To Sell Your Farm For weeks this post has rolled around in my head, several times I committed points to paper only to scratch one and add another.  I wanted to be sure I covered the most important points.  It was only supposed to be 5, then it was 10 […]

Iowa Farmland Prices 2013: Realtors Land Institute Report

March 28, 2013

The Iowa Chapter #2 of the Realtors Land Institute has released the Iowa Farmland Prices 2013 Spring report.  This is the first of 2 reports the organization of which I am a member releases each year.  Its worth noting these figures are derived from estimates, not necessarily sale results.  That said the estimates are made […]

Is It Time To Sell Good Farmland In Iowa?

March 4, 2013

I’ve heard the question more and more recently “Is it time to sell good farmland in Iowa?”  Farmland owners that are trying to time the top are getting anxious about cashing in on their investment.  I have several answers to the question.  As you read my writings understand, I’m a farmland Auctioneer, not an economist!  I […]