Land values continue to strengthen in some parts of the Midwest. Justin Martin is a certified appraiser for Compeer Financial in west-central Illinois and says a farm recently sold for more than $20,000 an acre, reflecting a market that has yet to peak. “Last June... Read More.
Recent rains provided some relief to crops in west-central Minnesota. Chad Willis grows corn and soybeans near Willmar. “Well we’ve been dry (but) last weekend we were able to snag about .6. But there were places around (that didn’t get that much), it was... Read More.