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New York Extends Emerald Necklace with 87-Acre Purchase

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) acquired 87 acres of land to connect two state forests and extend the Emerald Necklace of protected lands around Ithaca, a priority in the state’s open-space plan. “With the assistance of

Posted in Conservation, Feature, New York, News Desk, Northeast, Public Land, Recreation, Timber

The Gualala Redwoods Story

Where land meets sea, a giant thrives. The people of Gualala, a quaint coastal town some three hours north of San Francisco, know well the fog that rolls in off the Pacific Ocean. So did their predecessors, the Kashaya Pomo

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Posted in California, Conservation, Corinne Garcia, Feature, News Desk, Pacific, Timber

Mixed Signals on Midwest Farmland

Seventh Federal Reserve District Sees 2-Percent Drop in 3Q By the close of the third quarter, farmland values in Indiana and Michigan had moved up, those in Illinois and Iowa had dropped, and Wisconsin’s values stayed the same. That’s the

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Posted in Agriculture, Farming, Feature, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Midwest, News Desk, Ohio

Innovative Fund Turns Water Into Profit

Sporting Ranch Capital Brings First Tranche of Offerings to Market Jay Ellis had it good. Only a few years ago, he was running Morgan Stanley’s institutional sales office in Dallas, overseeing trades for blue-chip clients such as T. Boone Pickens.

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Posted in Conservation, Equities, Eric OKeefe, Feature, News Desk, Utah, Water, West

Almond Grower Fined $160,000, Must Purchase Conservation Easement

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced a settlement with Edward Lynn Brown for destroying valuable wetlands in the San Joaquin Valley of Northern California. In August 2012, Brown leased 850 acres of grazing land to convert into an almond orchard.

Posted in Agriculture, California, Conservation, Feature, Federal Policy, News Desk, Public Land, West

Midwest Farm Values Inch Higher

The good news? For the fifth consecutive year, ag values in the all-important Seventh Federal Reserve District moved up. The bad news? The days of double-digit gains are a thing of the past. – The Editors NATIONAL – TREND A

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Posted in Agriculture, Farming, Feature, Federal Policy, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Midwest, News Desk, Wisconsin

Sold! 32,000 Acres of Oregon Timber and Grazing Land

Realty Marketing/Northwest and Fay Ranches recently completed the second portion of a two-part, $18.5 million sale of a 32,475-acre timber and grazing property outside of Bend, Oregon. Known as Foley Butte Block, the contiguous block features abundant timber, numerous streams,

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

The Bold Brand

For well over a century, cowmen have tipped their hats to the 3Ds. From cattle drives to cutting-horse competitions, the W.T. Waggoner Ranch enjoys a renown that somehow exceeds its endless fence line. Now a new chapter beckons. In 1947,

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Equestrian, Farming, Feature, Henry Chappell, Hunting, Minerals, News Desk, Southwest, Texas

The Land Report Top Ten: Winter 2014

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

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

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