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CatchMark Timber Trust Acquires 18,000 Acres in Oregon

In its first Pacific Northwest purchase, the company gains 18,063 prime acres known as the Brandon Property from Forest Investment Associates (FIA) for $88.8 million. The acquisition was funded with cash on hand and borrowing under an amended credit facility.

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Posted in Feature, News Desk, Oregon, Pacific, Timber

Land Report October 2018 Newsletter

Tom Brokaw’s West Boulder Ranch and the Old Steen Place, an adjacent portion of the Burnt Leather Ranch, were sold to a single buyer by Fay Ranches on September 28. The combination of the two Montana holdings creates a 4,751-acre

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Posted in Agriculture, Auctions, California, Energy, Farming, Federal Policy, Hunting, Montana, New Hampshire, New Mexico, News Desk, Newsletter, North Dakota, Northeast, Pacific, Recreation, Residential Property, South, Texas, West

Anne Marion: 2017 Land Report 100 sponsored by LandLeader

No. 42 Anne Marion 275,000 acres A Missouri native, Samuel Burk Burnett (1849–1922) arrived in Texas at age 10; by 19, he was on his own, buying 100 head of cattle that wore the 6666 brand. He soon sold the

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Feature, Land Report 100, Minerals, Southwest, Texas

U.S. Attorney Sues Hemp Farm

The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia filed a civil suit against a Mason County hemp farm. Although state laws allow the cultivation, sale, and purchase of industrial hemp, the suit alleges the

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Posted in Agriculture, Farming, Feature, Federal Policy, News Desk, South, West Virginia

Monsanto Seeks to Have $289 Million Verdict Thrown Out

In September, the company asked to have the landmark verdict set aside (or the award reduced) in the case brought by California school groundskeeper Dewayne Johnson. Johnson alleged that the glyphosate in weed killers like Roundup and Ranger Pro gave

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Posted in California, Feature, News Desk, Pacific

Lee Family: 2017 Land Report 100 sponsored by LandLeader

No. 42 Lee Family 275,000 acres After World War I, a doughboy named Floyd Lee (1895 – 1987) began working as a hand on the Fernandez Ranch in Cibola County, New Mexico. By the time of his death decades later,

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Farming, Feature, Land Report 100, New Mexico, Southwest

For Sale: Little Woody Creek Ranch

John and Aimee Oates bid a fond farewell to their Aspen getaway. Text by Eddie Lee Rider Jr. | Photography by Aubree Dallas How John Oates came to own Little Woody Creek Ranch is indeed unique. “I had put a

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Posted in Colorado, Eddie Lee Rider, Feature, Interviews, Residential Property, West

On the Block: 2,245± Ranch Near Dallas Featuring a Massive, Private Lake

Located about an hour north of Dallas, Valley Lake Ranch was created in 1959 as a cooling water reservoir. Now that the state of Texas no longer needs it, Hortenstine Ranch Company is accepting bids on this property through Oct.

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Posted in Auctions, Developers, Feature, Hunting, Recreation, Southwest, Texas, Water

Bill Gates Pays $171 Million for Washington Farmland

  Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates paid $171 million to acquire approximately 14,500 acres of highly productive farmland in Southern Washington from John Hancock Life Insurance Company. According to The Land Report, Gates’s acquisition, which closed on August 28, ranks as

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Feature, News Desk, Pacific, Washington

Public Lands Primer

Not all public lands are created equal. That is especially the case out West where almost half the land — 47 percent — is owned by Uncle Sam. Text by Ken Mirr Four or five years ago, I listed a

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Posted in Conservation, Feature, Federal Policy, Public Land, Recreation, Water

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