2014 Farmland Prices a Surprise to Some

September 11, 2014

News of a farmland auction in Washington County Iowa has made its rounds through the circuit this week.  There have in fact been quite a few farmland auctions over the past month that have brought prices that were higher than some expected them to be.  We have written on this on the DreamDirt.com blog as well. […]

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 […]

Dunlap Iowa Farmland Auction $18,025 per Acre

March 12, 2013

Dunlap Iowa farmland auction fetches $18,025 at auction on March 9th.  This farm is located in Crawford County literally on the southern line with Harrison County, and only a few miles from the Monona County line.  This area is often called the Tri County area where the 3 counties come together.  This farm lies just northwest […]

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 […]

Iowa Record Farmland Auction in Sioux County $21,900

October 26, 2012

Auctioneers set new Iowa record farmland auction in Sioux County $21,900 per acre!  Learn more about Sioux County Iowa Farmland Values on our Iowa Farmland Map above and to the right. I suppose we keep records of everything, but I’m not sure when we started keeping track of where the highest price was set at auction […]

Auctioneers in Iowa

February 21, 2012

We are Auctioneers in Iowa that handle farmland, estates, machinerty and crop and hunting lease auctions.  We specialize in farm type assets across all 99 counties in Iowa.  We provide a great deal of information on current farmland prices in Iowa on our site to help you keep track of land markets and make the decision to sell when […]

Jason Appears On NBC’s Rock Center Farmland Prices

January 3, 2012

Jason Smith appears on NBC’s Rock Center with Brian Williams for a special on farmland prices in Iowa. I’m accustomed to getting out of state phone calls, there is nothing unsual about it to me.  Even odd caller ID’s from those folks trying to sell me car warranties or credit cards but I always take a look […]