2013 Sales: $100 – $200 Million
Who: Based in Iowa, Peoples is licensed throughout the Midwest into the Great Plains and the Northern Rockies.
Wow: The companyâ€™s annual Land Investment Expo, which featured T. Boone Pickens as the keynote speaker in January 2014, is â€œthe cornerstone of our marketing efforts to connect buyers and sellers,â€ says President Steve Bruere.
Insight: â€œFalling commodity prices have led to a softening in the Midwest land market,â€ says Bruere, who adds that â€œfarmers are still well capitalized, and investor interest in farmland continues to be strong.â€
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