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2014 Land Report 100: Lykes Heirs

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No. 12 Lykes Heirs 615,000+ acres In 1870, Dr. Howell Lykes opted to forsake a career in medicine. Instead, he took over his family’s 500-acre farm in Florida’s Hernando County where he raised citrus and cattle. In 1900, Lykes and

Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Farming, Feature, Florida, News Desk, South, Southwest, Texas

Farmland Partners to Purchase Eight Row Crop Farms

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Farmland Partners Inc. (NYSE: FPI) will acquire 15,042 acres of farmland in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia for $49.8 million in cash and 2,981,971 shares of the company’s stock as well as units of limited partnership interest in the

Posted in Agriculture, Alabama, Arkansas, Farming, Feature, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, News Desk, North Carolina, South, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia

U.S. Department of Agriculture Targets Citrus Greening

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Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announced $30 million in funding for 22 projects to help citrus producers combat Huanglongbing (HLB). Better known as citrus greening, HLB is a devastating citrus disease that is threatening U.S. citrus production. The HLB funds

Posted in Agriculture, California, Feature, Federal Policy, Florida, News Desk, Pacific, South

Productive Ag Land Piques International Investors

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The Economist is reporting that broad demographic trends are driving more and more investors, including sovereign funds, to consider investments related to ag land and increased productivity. “Institutional investors such as pension funds see farmland as fertile ground to plough,

Posted in Agriculture, Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Feature, Florida, Georgia, Great Lakes, Great Plains, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, International, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Midwest, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, News Desk, North Carolina, North Dakota, Northeast, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pacific, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South, South Carolina, South Dakota, Southwest, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

2014 Land Report 100: 60-69

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No. 60 Fasken Family 165,000 acres Canadian David Fasken bought right when he acquired the C Ranch from the estate of a Chicago meat packer. Fasken’s son, Robert, moved to Midland to help oversee ranch management. Then oil was discovered.

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2013 Land Report Best Brokerages: Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate

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Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate www.saundersrealestate.com (863) 648-1528 2013 Sales: $50 – $100 Million Who: Independently-owned company established in 1996 by Dean Saunders, a former Florida legislator who helped create important property rights and conservation legislation. Specializes in large-acreage

Posted in Cattle, Conservation, Equestrian, Farming, Feature, Florida, Hunting, Minerals, Public Land, Recreation, Residential Property, South, Timber

The Land Report Top Ten: Winter 2014

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The largest ranch under one fence in the Lone Star State tops the leaderboard. – The Editors 1. NEW LISTING! Waggoner Ranch (Texas): $725 million With more than a half-million acres, Waggoner Ranch (pictured above) is one of the most

Posted in Agriculture, California, Cattle, Colorado, Conservation, Equestrian, Farming, Feature, Florida, Hunting, Massachusetts, Minerals, Montana, News Desk, Northeast, Pacific, Recreation, South, Southwest, Texas, Timber, Water, West

Molpus Woodlands Group Announces Closing of Fund IV

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Jackson-based Molpus Woodlands Group closed Fund IV with $662.5 million in commitments. According to the timberland investment management organization (TIMO), the fund was oversubscribed and exceeded its target of $500 million in 12 months from the first close. A diverse,

Posted in Alabama, Arkansas, Feature, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Mississippi, News Desk, North Carolina, South, South Carolina, Tennessee, Timber, Virginia, West Virginia

Land Report Best Brokerages: Jon Kohler & Associates

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Jon Kohler & Associates jonkohler.com (850) 508-2999 2013 Sales: $50 – $100 Million Who: Full-service firm operating throughout the Southeast with an expertise in plantations and ranches. Wow: Sold the 7,000-acre Southern Heritage Plantation, an immaculately restored 1850s antebellum property

Posted in Alabama, Conservation, Feature, Florida, Georgia, Hunting, Louisiana, North Carolina, Recreation, Residential Property, South, South Carolina, West Virginia

2013 Land Report 100: Collier Family

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No. 26 Collier Family 280,000 acres Florida’s Collier County is named for family patriarch Barron Collier, a Tennessee native who relocated to the Sunshine State in the early 1900s and became one of Florida’s largest developers and landowners. The family’s

Posted in Conservation, Feature, Florida, News Desk, Public Land, Recreation, South
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