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Spring Planting Underway

Corn planting is in full swing this week on our managed farms.  Field conditions are excellent and have dried out and warmed up substantially over the past couple of days.  With continued good planting weather a majority of the corn acres in the area should be planted within the next 2 weeks.  Soybean planting will… Read more »

Client Website Log-In Active

Our new online client account access has been established and is now active for clients who notified us that they wanted online availability of account information.  We will begin posting monthly accounting and farm information to the website in early May.  If you haven’t signed up yet please let us know if you would like… Read more »

Spring Controlled Burns

We completed 2 controlled burns today on the G. William Coulthard Wetland Mitigation Bank in Harrison County, Iowa and the Owego Wetland Mitigation Bank in Woodbury County, Iowa.  Conditions were great and the burns should greatly improve the wetland habitat and control volunteer trees.  While we were out we noticed a lot of planters hitting… Read more »

Planting Season Quickly Approaching

Planting season is nearly upon us in Southwest Iowa.  All preparations have been made on our custom farm and crop share accounts for the 2015 growing season.  Corn and soybean seed will be delivered to our operators over the next week or so and planting conditions are nearly ideal.  Recent rains is Southwest Iowa have… Read more »

Client Log-In Update

We are in the process of receiving client website log-in information.  All clients should have received a memo requesting website log-in information.  If you are interested in being able to access your account information online please let us know.  We will be setting up client log-in accounts during the month of April and hope to… Read more »

Iowa Farmland Values

Yesterday, March 31, 2015, Realtors Land Institute (RLI) released their land value survey for March 2015.  In the past 6 month period from September 2014 to March 2015 Iowa Farm Land Values in all nine (9) reporting districts showed decreases in value.  The districts ranged from -4.6% in Southwest Iowa to -11.0% in Northeast Iowa. … Read more »