Farm Bill 2023: Is There Bad Medicine in Base Acres and Reference Prices? Sep 1, 2023

    🕔Sep 1, 2023
    During debate on the Farm Bill in 1956, Senator Clinton Anderson (D-NM), who had been Secretary of Agriculture in the Truman Administration, argued against continuation of the New Deal era […]

    Historic Cost Declines After Price Declines Nov 25, 2022

    🕔Nov 25, 2022
    Corn prices declined from high levels in 2012 to much lower levels in 2013 through 2019. In this article we examine production cost declines which occurred after the 2012 price […]

    Illinois: Information for Setting 2023 Cash Rents Sep 21, 2022

    🕔Sep 21, 2022
    Information relative to cash rents levels is now relatively complete. The National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) recently released state and county rents for 2022. The Illinois Society of Professional Farm […]

    Comparing Net Returns for Alternative Leasing Arrangements Sep 12, 2022

    🕔Sep 12, 2022
    Obtaining control of land through leasing has a long history in the United States.  Leases on agricultural land are strongly influenced by local custom and tradition.  However, in most areas, […]

    Farmer Sentiment Improves, Producers Still Concerned About Rising Costs, Inflation – Ag Barometer Sep 12, 2022

    🕔Sep 12, 2022
    Farmer sentiment improved in August as the Purdue-CME Group Ag Economy Barometer index rose 14 points above its July reading to 117. The rise in the overall measure of agricultural producer sentiment […]

    Arkansas: Farmland Values, Cash Rents Follow Commodity Prices Sep 4, 2022

    🕔Sep 4, 2022
    Arkansas farmland values and cash rents are following commodity prices and inflation higher. The National Agricultural Statistics Service’s “2022 Land Values Summary,” showed the average United States farm real estate […]

    Farm Land Price-to-Rent Ratio and Interest Rates Mar 24, 2022

    🕔Mar 24, 2022
    The ratio of per acre price of farm land relative to rent paid per acre for farm land has increased over the last 50 years and in particular since 2000.  […]

    Farmland Values and Rental Rates – Current Driving Factors Jan 3, 2022

    🕔Jan 3, 2022
    Farmland Markets Background Farmland values have experienced a remarkable surge across much of the country during the last 9 to 12 months with values in many areas in the corn […]

    Florida: 2021 Average Farmland Rental Rates and Farm Worker Wages Dec 20, 2021

    🕔Dec 20, 2021
    In almost every relationship, discussions about money can be very awkward.  As we close out 2020, many farmers and landowners have begun discussion about farmland rental agreements and renewing leases.  […]

    Alabama: 2021 Farmland Cash Rental Rates Dec 14, 2021

    🕔Dec 14, 2021
    Average cropland and pastureland cash rental rates can be helpful to both agricultural producers and landowners in planning leasing arrangements or making production decisions. Knowledge of farmland cash rental rates […]


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