How much can you earn investing in farmland and what are the risks? What are the ways to invest in farmland?
Topics covered include:What determines farmland investment returnsHow much has U.S. farmland appreciated historicallyHow much income does farmland investing generateWhy the amount of U.S. farmland is shrinkingHas another commodity supercycle startedWhy U.S. farmers are dependent on exportsWhat are farmland investing risksWhat farmland investment vehicles are availableHow to evaluate a farmland investment opportunity
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Farmland Values, Land Ownership, and Returns to Farmland, 2000-2016 by Christopher Burns, Nigel Key, Sarah Tulman, Allison Borchers, and Jeremy Weber—United States Department of Agriculture
Land Values 2020 Summary—United States Department of Agriculture
Farming and Farm Income—Economic Research Service United States Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Markets and Prices: Towards 2025—Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
U.S. Agricultural Trade at a Glance—Economic Research Service United States Department of Agriculture
Why Invest In Farmland?—AcreTrader
Farmland Index Posts First Negative Return in 19 Years by Mike Walsten—Pro Farmer
NCREIF Farmland Property Index
Lumber Prices Are Soaring. Why Are Tree Growers Miserable? by Ryan Dezember and Vipal Monga—The Wall Street Journal
Pistachio industry looks to reposition product amid supply boom by John Cox—The Bakersfield California