By Howard Halderman 11/16/18

High Level Themes To Watch Over The Next Few Months.

Two weeks ago I attended the annual American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers meeting.  This is our professional, national organization for people who do what we do.  I listened to many...

By Elizabeth Williams, DTN Special Correspondent 10/16/18

The Real Farmland Market

By Elizabeth Williams, DTN special Correspondent

By Howard Halderman 10/08/18

Did You know the farm economy continues to demonstrate negative tendencies?

 The farm economy continues to demonstrate negative tendencies.  Earlier this week Purdue released the Ag Barometer results for September.  The Ag Barometer is a survey of 400 producers from around...

By Howard Halderman 09/27/18

Did You know the Farmland Market is More Conservative Than in Recent Years?

For two years the farmland market stayed fairly steady.  Each quarter brought slight changes up or down, but overall the market was flat. 

By Halderman 09/17/18

Purdue experts analyze how to plan for tariff continuance.


By Halderman 09/11/18

Hoosier farmland value up 2 percent from summer 2017


By Chris Peacock 09/06/18

We are in a very challenging time for agriculture.

This summer is flying by. Fields are beginning to mature. From a production perspective, this has been an excellent year locally to date with timely rainfall and near ideal temperatures. Barring a...

By Pat Karst 09/04/18

Did You Know Halderman can complete All Types of Real Estate appraisals?

Halderman Real Estate Services can complete appraisals on all types of real estate?  We have 16 licensed appraisers on staff. Many of them specialize in conducting farmland and livestock appraisals...

By Howard Halderman 08/27/18

Do you want to maximize the value of your farmland investment?

  Last week we were fortunate to be able to offer the Blue Mound Farm at auction in the little town of BIG things – Casey, IL. Yes, Casey is the home of the world’s largest rocking chair, wind chime,...

By Pat Karst 08/20/18

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Has Been Signed Into Law.

This act has been signed into law.  There are good and bad changes but overall it should have good results for farmers.  We’ve heard all kinds of rumors about the new tax law.  I even heard that the...