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Iowa Farmland Rents

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 Continue Slow Decline

Iowa Farmland Prices Decline

It almost seems like old news at this point but the value of Iowa Farmland continues to decline.  Certainly an important issue to many people and today we have new updated information coming out from the Realtors Land Institute, an association of farmland brokers and auctioneers from around the state of Iowa.

The report is a 6 month […]

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Iowa Farmland Prices 2016 2017

Iowa Farmland Prices 2016 2017

Commentary by Broker | Auctioneer Jason Smith (712)592-8965

This morning as we reach September 1 we are at the beginning of the traditional farmland sales season as today is the tenancy notification deadline for landlords to discontinue year to year leases.  If you are reading this article researching farmland prices for a sale in late 2016 or […]

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USDA Report US Farmland Prices Rise, Iowa Falls

Iowa Farmland Prices Fall Slightly

The 2015 USDA Farmland Values Report is out and despite the drop in commodity prices since 2013 US Farmland prices actually rose over the past year.  On average farmland prices were up 2.4% across the US to $3020 per acre.  This was the slowest appreciation in farmland values seen since 2010.  The 2.4% figure includes all […]

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Iowa Farmland Rents Fall in 2015

Iowa Farmland Rents Decline in 2015

Photo Credit Darren De Groot, DreamDirt Auctioneers

For the 2nd year in a row Iowa Farmland Rents have fallen according to the most recent results of the Iowa Farmland Rental Survey complied by Iowa State University.  This year the survey determined farmland rent fell by 5% in Iowa and this is following a decline of 4% […]

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