2014 Iowa Farmland Rental Rates Survey

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2014 Iowa Farmland Rental RatesThis report is broken down by 9 Crop Reporting Districts across Iowa.  Find your District here.District 1 Buena Vista, Cherokee, Clay, Dickinson, Emmet, Lyon, O’Brien, Osceola, Palo Alto, Plymouth, Pocahontas, Sioux CountyDistrict 2 Butler, Cerro Gordo, Floyd, …

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Iowa Drought Designations Improve Again

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Iowa drought designations again improved in this weeks drought monitor.  Late winter snowfall along with heavy precipitation during the early Spring have quickly begun erasing color from the drought monitor.  This graphic shows the change in drought across the entire …

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How To Sell Farmland In Iowa

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I often get phone calls from folks that want to know how to sell farmland in Iowa.  Selling farmland is my life, its all I do for a living so you’ve come to the right place.  I am writing this article to …

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Iowa Farmland Prices

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According to the Chicago Federal Reserve Iowa farmland prices increased 20% in the 2012 year with noted momentum at the end of the year.  During the period of October 1 to January 1 2013 Iowa farmland prices rose 8%, nearly …

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Farmland Appraisers in Iowa

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If you are looking for farmland appraisers in Iowa I’ve got a few resources that may be helpful to you but first a question.  Why are you looking for a farmland appraiser?Many sellers get an appraisal on a farm before …

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Iowa Farmland Prices Website

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We have undertaken an aggressive project here at DollarsAndDirt.com putting together the first nearly real time resource on Iowa farmland prices across the entire state.  I think we are building a resource thats helpful to many different people including landowners, …

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Iowa Farmland Prices

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Iowa Farmland Prices continued their steep increases through 2012.Below are graphics from the Iowa Land Value Survey by Michael Duffy at Iowa State University.  These slides show Iowa farmland values to November 1, 2012.  I grabbed some of the slides …

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South Central Iowa Farmland Prices

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South central Iowa farmland prices increased 26.4% in 2012.South central Iowa farmland prices took a big increase in 2012.  This is an area I have said for years held some value that would eventually start to close the gap between …

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