Agriculture

USDA’s Agriculture Census Shows Big Bump In Farming Revenues

Final results from the federal government’s 2012 Census of Agriculture are still being tallied, but preliminary numbers show a vital and growing farm economy. Some of the more notable preliminary findings include a 33 percent increase in the value of

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Farming, Feature, News Desk, Regional News, States

Land Report 100er: Stefan Soloviev

This New York City-based entrepreneur first developed an interest in agriculture through commodity trading of grains. “That’s how I got away from sitting at a desk to being out in the West,” he says. With landholdings currently totaling 141,700 acres,

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Colorado, Energy, Feature, Great Plains, Kansas, Nancy Myers, New Mexico, Southwest, Texas, West

2013 A Disaster for Corn

Futures for corn, the most valuable U.S. crop sold on the Chicago Board of Trade, slumped 40 percent last year. It was the steepest price tumble since the 1960s. “We’re looking at an era of about three, four, five years

Tagged with:
Posted in Agriculture, Feature, Great Plains, Midwest, News Desk

On the Block: 7,600 Acres in Kansas and Nebraska

Thanks to profitable hunting leases, these tracts have already proven their worth, according to Auctioneer Scott Shuman of Hall and Hall. Seven irrigation pivots and plenty of deer, turkey, and pheasant stoke hunting income. The subject property includes 800 irrigated

Tagged with:
Posted in Agriculture, Feature, Great Plains, Hunting, Kansas, Nebraska, News Desk

2013 Land Report 100: No. 60-69

No. 60 Mike Mechenbier 163,800 acres This cowboy philanthropist’s holdings — the Four Daughters Ranch, the Dockery-Collins, the Pie Ranch, and the Loveless-Romero — extend through four New Mexico counties. Mechenbier also manages nearly 2,000 acres in the Middle Rio

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Agriculture, California, Cattle, Conservation, Equestrian, Feature, Florida, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, News Desk, Oregon, Pacific, South, Southwest, Texas, Timber, Utah, Washington, Water, West

2012 Land Report Best Brokerages: Live Water Properties

Live Water Properties www.livewaterproperties.com (866) 734-6100 2012 Sales: > $150 Million Who: Headquartered in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, with coverage throughout the Rocky Mountain West into Pacific Northwest and Northern California. Specializes in premium cattle and agricultural operations, fly-fishing and hunting

Posted in Agriculture, California, Cattle, Colorado, Feature, Hunting, Montana, News Desk, Pacific, Southwest, Water, West, Wyoming

The Land Report Top Ten: Winter 2013

The Centennial State dominates the Top Ten with three exceptional listings. – The Editors 1. Homer’s Pond (Massachusetts): $118 million This private retreat is set on 314 acres along the southern shore of Martha’s Vineyard. Available in its entirety or

Posted in Agriculture, California, Cattle, Colorado, Conservation, Equestrian, Farming, Feature, Golf, Hunting, Massachusetts, Minerals, New Mexico, News Desk, Northeast, Pacific, Public Land, Recreation, Southwest, Texas, Water, West, Wyoming

2012 Land Report Best Brokerages: United Country Real Estate

United Country Real Estate www.unitedcountry.com (800) 999-1020 2012 Sales: > $3 Billion Who: With nearly 550 offices, United Country is the nation’s fastest-growing brokerage and auctioneer network. Wow: December sales grew 169% year-over-year. CEO Dan Duffy attributes this to record

Tagged with:
Posted in Agriculture, Auctions, Conservation, Equestrian, Farming, Feature, Recreation, Regional News, States

2013 Land Report 100: No. 70-79

No. 73 David Murdock 149,702 acres This 90-year-old shows no signs of slowing down. According to The New York Times, Murdock plans to live to 125 “ … and sees no reason he can’t, provided that he continues eating the

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Agriculture, California, Cattle, Colorado, Equestrian, Feature, Great Plains, Hawaii, Kansas, Kentucky, Midwest, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Pacific, South, Southwest, Texas, Timber, West

TV Series Features Landowners

Private landowners take center stage in a public television series titled This American Land. A recent segment features the multi-state effort to voluntarily restore more than 3.5 million acres of habitat to benefit seven at-risk animal species, including the prairie

Tagged with: ,
Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Conservation, Farming, Feature, News Desk, States, Timber

EMAIL SIGNUP

Please sign me up to receive breaking news and updates from the Land Report!

Latest Tweets

News By Region

The Land Report | 2017 America's Best Brokerages
The Land Report is proudly partnered with:
Land Leader
Hall and Hall
Bates Land Consortium
Mossy Oak Properties
United Country Real Estate
Live Water Properties
Fay Ranches Inc.
Mirr Ranch Group
Whitetail Properties
Western Ranches
TerraStone Land Company
Pacific West Great Plains Great Lakes Midwest Southwest South Northeast Pacific West Great Plains Great Lakes Midwest Southwest South Northeast

Before you go, how about signing up for
eNews & Updates
from The LandReport.com?

x

Join the official LinkedIn Group for
The Magazine of the American Landowner
and expand your networking opportunities.

Land Report LinkedIn

I'll join later, take me to The Land Report homepage

x