Do the current farmland market valuations make sense? It’s a matter of farm income and interest rates.
Canadian farmland values trended upward in 2018 driven by strategic expansion and a limited amount of land available for sale.
Economists need to know if shifting land values are tracking ag revenues. Here’s how they do it.
Chartered accountant Lance Stockbrugger shares how farmland values, interest rates and more emotional decisions need to be considered when buying or selling farmland.
Growth in land values scaled back in 2018. Martha Roberts unpacks what that means and answers the question of whether Ontario land is priced reasonably.
J.P. Gervais looks at the numbers from the 2018 FCC Farmland Values Report and the factors that influenced them.
Producers should be mindful that the slowdown in land value growth could increase their risk and that land values must be in synch with variables such as net income, interest rates, commodity prices and productivity, experts say.
When times are good, the division of what's fair, right and equal in farm transition can be a challenge for farm and off-farm children.
In this second of a five-part series examining what lies in the year ahead, we look at the role farmland values will play in Canadian agri-food competitiveness.
Farmland, equipment and quota values have appreciated dramatically over the past decade, altering the dynamics for transferring a farm to the next generation.