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Indiana, Wisconsin Bolster Corn Belt Land Values

The American Farmer did it again in 2016: besting all-time records for corn and bean production. The increased volume almost compensated for falling commodity prices. Almost. — The Editors NATIONAL – TREND At 15.1 billion bushels, US corn production in

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

Land Report 2016 Agriculture Deal of the Year: Wilder Farms Acquisition by Farmland Partners

It’s not often that more than a dozen square miles of Illinois farmland come to market at one time, but that’s exactly what happened last December. The 46 tracts were spread out over two counties, just east of the Iowa

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Posted in Agriculture, Eric OKeefe, Feature, Illinois, Midwest

Horses to Ride, Cattle to Cut

The San Antonio Viejo Ranch of Texas Text by Henry Chappell | Original Photography by Wyman Meinzer Given rain, the Wild Horse Desert will heal after drought and hard use by humans and livestock have left it battered and bare.

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Feature, Henry Chappell, Southwest, Texas

Land Report 2016 Deal of the Year: Australia’s S. Kidman & Co.

Cattle King’s Empire Sells Founded in 1899, S. Kidman & Co grew to be larger than all of Ireland. Its sale became a national obsession for Australians of all walks. Text by Eric O’Keefe The ability of a bold soul

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Feature, International, News Desk

Mixed Results from the Kansas City Fed

The agricultural sector in the Tenth Federal Reserve District, which includes Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Wyoming, and portions of Missouri and New Mexico, recently reported varied results for the first quarter of 2017. Although farm income continues to fall off,

Posted in Agriculture, Colorado, Farming, Feature, Federal Policy, Great Plains, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, News Desk, Oklahoma, Wyoming

Sale of Australia’s S. Kidman & Co. Garners Deal of the Year Honors

Other honorees from 2016 include Ranchland Deal of the Year, Agriculture Deal of the Year, and Timberland Deal of the Year. A remarkable series of landmark transactions takes center stage in the Spring 2017 issue of The Magazine of the

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Conservation, Feature, Great Plains, Illinois, International, Midwest, News Desk, Oklahoma, Timber

Rayonier to Acquire 95,100 Acres in Southeast

Jacksonville-based timber REIT Rayonier announced that it has entered into three separate transactions with different sellers in Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina to acquire approximately 95,100 acres of high-quality industrial timberlands. The aggregate purchase price will be $217 million ($2,280

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Posted in Feature, Florida, Georgia, News Desk, South, South Carolina, Timber

FOR SALE: Historic Cabin Bluff hunting and fishing retreat in Georgia

Historic Cabin Bluff

Shepherded for centuries and protected by a national seashore, this historic saltwater plantation enjoys one-of-a-kind status as America’s oldest hunting club. “Cabin Bluff has been kept mostly intact, and that’s a very unique feature,” says LandVest’s Jonathan Burt. “It’s a

Posted in Feature, Georgia, South, Timber

Parker Ranch Sues to Foreclose

Hawaii’s historic Parker Ranch has filed a foreclosure lawsuit against Michael Saalfeld, a German clean energy entrepreneur. According to Pacific Business News, Saalfeld agreed to pay $49.5 million to purchase a total of 3,509 acres in 35 parcels from the

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Posted in Cattle, Feature, Hawaii, News Desk, Pacific

Bumper Crop Gird Land Values

Farmland values in the Midwest decreased by just 1 percent in 2016, thanks to record-setting production numbers. At 15.1 billion bushels, US corn production in 2016 jumped 11 percent over 2015 to set a new record. Soybeans enjoyed a similar

Posted in Agriculture, Farming, Feature, Federal Policy, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Midwest, Missouri, News Desk, Ohio

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