2017 Iowa Farmland Ownership & Tenure Survey Paper Copy Available for Order ($5 Only)
The new, 60-page 2017 Iowa Farmland Ownership and Tenure Survey report is available for order at the Extension Store for only $5 each paper copy. This is a unique survey across the nation which provides statistically representative information on many aspects of land ownership, tenure and transitions in Iowa. For example, the survey finds that 60% of Iowa land is owned by people 65 years or older, 82% of Iowa land is owned free of debt, and 29% of all acres is primarily owned for family or sentimental reasons.
Realtor Land Institute Survey Shows that -1.7% Decline in Iowa Land Values from March to September 2018
The REALTORS® Land Institute - Iowa Chapter released the September 2018 Land Trends and Values survey results, which show a statewide average decrease of cropland values at -1.7% for the March 2018 to September 2018 period.