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The American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers (ASFMRA) is the only professional society specifically focused on education and training related to farm management, rural valuation and agricultural consulting.
President Trump Addresses Farm Bureau
Last week, President Trump spoke at the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) annual ...
Highly Leveraged Farmers Could Face Distress Amid Volatility in Ag Industry, Pricing
Farmers’ increasing use of credit ...
Investment Firms Find Value in Farmland
Wall Street type investment firms have found out what most farmers have believed ...
Why Farmland Values Won’t Budge
There’s a moderately strong correlation between commodity prices and farmland values. If ...
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I was asked if having a CAFO permit for an approximately 700 cow dairy had value vs one almost as large with is just under the CAFO rules. Does anyone have anything to quantify if there is additional value and if so, how much? Thanks ------------------------------ ...
I am looking for sales of properties that are encumbered with some form of easement such as a flowage easement, flood plain easement or properties that have sold after being flooded to determine the effect on the values as a result. Please contact me ...
To end the discussion, I simply recommended applying a rate of return percentage on the appraised value of the property being leased. I offered a range of returns from 10% down to 5% and let the client determine what she would charge the tenant. Thanks ...
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