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By editor 05/19/15

This would be close to a 5 year average.

After a very cold April and a late start for planting, we are now about 75% done planting corn and 50% done with soybeans. This would be close to a 5 year average.  Emergence of the planted crops is...

By editor 04/02/15

Spring is finally here!

Spring is finally here! Amazing what a couple days of 60 plus degree days and the calendar turning the page to April will do for the mind after another cold winter here in the Corn Belt.

By editor 04/01/15

Karst and Peacock Attend National Land Conference

Pat Karst, Vice President and Chris Peacock, Senior Accounts Manager attended the 2015 National Land Conference in Tucson, Arizona March 23-25.  The conference highlighted three nationally acclaimed...

By editor 03/23/15

Farm Management of Woodlands

Many farms have several acres of woods on their lesser productive acres. This is the result of early owners preferring to keep some land in woodlands for aesthetics, firewood, and a source of their...

By editor 03/03/15

How Can I Minimize My Farming Risk?

Last night at the Delaware County Fairgrounds in Muncie, IN Halderman Farm Management, Old National Bank and Bose, McKinney and Evans LLP co-sponsored a very successful seminar! Over 100 landowners...

By editor 03/02/15

As The Calendar Turns To March

Weather wise, the Ohio Valley did not have excessive in snow fall in February, but we set new record low temperatures.    Many people commented that as cold as this February was, it felt more like...

By editor 02/23/15

Internationally recognized Auctioneer joins Halderman Real Estate Services!

By editor 02/13/15

National Farm Machinery Show

Visit us at the 2015 National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, KY. February 11 through February 14, 2015. Shows hours are 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. For more information please visit...

By editor 02/05/15

Relevant Topics in Agriculture Seminar Series

Howard Halderman will speak on: Trends in Farmland Values and Lease Terms in 2015, Feb. 10 | 6-8 p.m.| Peru Ivy Tech Campus | 425 W. Main St., Peru, IN 46970 | Instructor: F. Howard Halderman,...

By editor 02/02/15

How 2015 is shaping up.

Early February finds us working diligently on the new 2014-2018 USDA farm