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Farm expansion with higher interest rates

Farm loan interest has gone up substantial in the last few month’s, purchasing land has become a lot more expensive if you need to finance your land purchase.Buying land stays very affordable with the current crop prices however alternative financing … Continue reading

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Land values

Land values are so much more that statistics & numbers, large price differentials exist even between regions or area’s of provinces, Knowing the market if you are buying or selling can make all the difference in getting a fair market … Continue reading

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FCC Farmland values 2022

The new FCC farmland values report for 2022 has just been posted. Overall farmland prices went up 8.3% across Canada, with some provinces posting gains over 22% year over yearhttps://www.fcc-fac.ca/en/knowledge/economics/farmland-values-report.html

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A time to reflect

The last few months of the year is a time to reflect on farming , food production, cost of food & world hunger. In the fall we tend to reflect back on the year of farming and the struggles that … Continue reading

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2021 Farm value’s update

2021 mid-year farmland values update: Uncertainty doesn’t weaken demand Despite a drought in Western Canada and bumps in the economic recovery, robust commodity prices in late 2020 combined with low interest rates continued to support strong demand for farmland and … Continue reading

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Top 10 reasons to own farm land

1.    It’s a Farm /land, that is one reason that you should buy farmland, is because it’s a farm. Whether you’re retiring, starting on a farm or escaping the rat race, a farm can be your own special oasis. The hard work … Continue reading

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Canadian land market update from FCC, 2020 mid-year farmland values – affordability improves with growth in farm revenue

Source : FCC Leigh AndersonSenior Agricultural Economist Demand for Canadian farmland remains strong; however, tighter farm profitability contributed to a slower appreciation rate in all provinces but Alberta and Saskatchewan. Through the first six-month of 2020, Canadian farmland values increased by 3.7% on … Continue reading

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Land versus Gold

In a Forbes.com article published recently it compares land investment to gold investments. Founder & CEO of AcreTrader, an online farmland investment platform.  Farmland and gold are two of the world’s oldest and most valuable asset classes, and they share many … Continue reading

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Canada’s Farmland is an great investment

Investing in Canada land As published on MSN by: Grant Alexander Wilson, Department of Management & Marketing, Edwards School of Business, University of Saskatchewan © (Pixabay) Farm fields are seen near Watrous, Sask. COVID-19 has put the world’s economies on pace for … Continue reading

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2019 Land value FCC report

2019 land value report by FCC reflecting land values in Canada Below a overview of the increased values for the year per province and for Canada. Eastern Canada showed a great year with above average increases an the Prairie province’s … Continue reading

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