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Iowa Farmland Market Update

Today’s land market vastly different from what we have been used to seeing in some ways and still not much different in other ways so todays Iowa Farmland Market Update will center on land volume and land prices.  In visiting with my peers across Iowa they say many of the same things I think or see at DreamDirt so I’ll […]

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2017 Iowa Farmland Cash Rent Rates

Iowa farmland cash rent rates have declined for the 4th year in a row according to the newest Iowa State University report which was a result of 1448 statewide survey’s.   Farmland rents have fallen 4.8% in the past year and as measured for the 2017 crop year.  This represents a drop of 18.9% since the beginning of the decline […]

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Iowa Farmland Prices Spring 2017

A new report is out on Iowa Farmland Prices and its got some good news if you are selling farmland in Iowa.  This report is a 6 month report from Sept to March and shows what I said back in December when I noted that farmland prices in Iowa were actually increasing despite what was being said in many places. […]

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December 2016 Iowa Statewide Land Auction Results

Average Iowa Land Prices

DreamDirt’s Farmland Market Analyst tracks farmland prices across Iowa to maintain our comparable sales database offering our clients the best most current information available for creating accurate farmland appraisals. This information is collected from other auctioneers and real estate brokers and includes DreamDirt’s transactions. This research supports our land brokers, agents and auctioneers valuation efforts and is offered […]

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That Pesky Auctioneer Ruined His Plan

I travel to farmland auctions conducted by other auctioneers all across Iowa and Nebraska.  Sometimes I am there to bid for a client and sometimes I am there to learn about the market or to meet somebody.  I enjoy the opportunity to see how other auctioneers conduct their auctions and it gives me an opportunity to continually refine our auction […]

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