By Halderman 12/12/17

Take a break from the cold and join us at the show!

The Indiana-Illinois Farm and Outdoor Power Equipment Show starts at 9 am today. Visit us at Booth #111. For more info on this show

By Halderman 12/04/17

Tracking Market Values

One way to track real estate sale trends is to analyze the land using the weighted average productivity index (WAPI) compared to the sale price per acre.  The WAPI is a summary of the soil types on a...

By Halderman 11/28/17

What are Your Goals?

Halderman’s Goals for your farm

By Halderman 11/27/17

Weather has made Harvest Challenging.

In east central Indiana and west central Ohio we had a heavy 3.5" rainfall early in November that further delayed harvest.  In talking to area farm operators, they all agree that this is one of the...

By Halderman 11/16/17

Trump Effect Update

Last spring I wrote about the Trump Effect and said that by fall we would have more clear direction. To date there is little new information on each item I discussed, from trade to the RFS to the...

By Halderman 11/07/17

Did You Know - Drainage Tile-it Pays!!

Did you know that drainage tile pays in many ways and that Halderman handles all aspects of the project?   Drainage tile offers many advantages to our farm management clients:

By Halderman 11/01/17

It is Never Too Early For a Farmer to Begin Their Estate Plan.

I recently had the pleasure of meeting with a proactive farm couple who is putting together their estate plan relatively early in life.  They have a young son who is interested in taking over the...

By Halderman 10/31/17

The Key to Employee Longevity.

Howard Halderman was featured as a Member Spotlight in the Executive Forums Indiana Newsletter

By Halderman 10/26/17

Drone Gives Bird's Eye View of Your Farm.

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) or Drones have become very popular of the past few years. A variety of businesses use them in unique ways to enhance their customer service. As they become more...

By Halderman 10/23/17

Land Value Trends From NC Indiana

I work in the region from Lafayette North to Fair Oaks.  This is some of the best farmland in the state, and generally an area known to set the market standard for the investor buying and overall...