Farmland Values and Cash Rents

Farmland Values and Cash Rents


Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2015-16

The “Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents” study was conducted from February through April in 2016. The study is an opinion based survey used to poll professionals with a knowledge of Ohio’s cropland values and rental rates. Surveyed groups include professional farm managers, rural appraisers, agricultural lenders, OSU Extension educators, and Farm Service Agency personnel. Landowners and farmers are represented, but as a minority of the survey respondents. Ohio cropland values and cash rental rates are projected to decrease in 2016. According to the Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents Survey bare cropland values in western Ohio are expected to decrease from 4.8% to 11.1% in 2016 depending on the region and land class. Cash rents are expected to decline from 5.6% to 7.6% depending on the region and land class.

Author: Barry Ward
Date published: May 12, 2016
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Examining Land Values, Rents, Crop Input Costs & Margins in 2016.
Presented at The Ohio State University's 2015-2016 Agricultural Policy and Outlook Conference Series Dean's Preview Meeting on December 7, 2015.

Author: Barry Ward
Date published: December 7, 2015 Download File


Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2014-15

Ohio cropland values and cash rental rates are projected to decrease in 2015. According to the Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents Survey bare cropland values in western Ohio are expected to decrease from 5.2% to 11.9% in 2015 depending on the region and land class. Cash rents are expected to decrease from 6.2% to 8.5% depending on the region and land class.

Author: Barry Ward
Date published: June 8, 2015

Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2013-14
Ohio cropland values and cash rental rates are projected to decrease in 2014. According to the Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents Survey bare cropland values in western Ohio are expected to decrease from 4.0% to 5.4% in 2014 depending on the region and land class. Cash rents are expected to decrease from 0.1% to 3.1% depending on the region and land class.
 
Author: Barry Ward
Date published: May 30, 2014
Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2012-2013
Ohio cropland values and cash rental rates are projected to increase in 2013. According to the Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents Survey bare cropland values in western Ohio are expected to increase from 6.8% to 15.4% in 2013 depending on the region and land class. Cash rents are expected to increase from 7.8% to 10.7% depending on the region and land class.
 
Author: Barry Ward
Date published: May 16, 2013
Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents 2011-2012
Ohio cropland values and cash rental rates are projected to increase in 2012. According to the Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents Survey bare cropland values in western Ohio are expected to increase from 7.3% to 9.1% in 2012 depending on the region and land class. Cash rents are expected to increase from 5.7% to 11.5% depending on the region and land class.
 
Author: Barry Ward
Date published:January 1, 2012

Ohio cropland values and cash rental rates are projected to increase in 2011. According to the Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents Survey bare cropland values are expected to increase from 3.1% to 7.4% in 2011 depending on the region and land class. Cash rents are expected to increase from...
 
Author: Barry Ward
Date published: January 1, 2011

Ohio cropland values show signs of remaining stable to falling slightly in 2010 while this survey indicates cash rent levels will see little change in 2010. According to the Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents Survey bare cropland values are expected to decrease from 0.1% to 3.1% in 2010...
 
Author: Barry Ward
Date published:January 1, 2010

Ohio cropland values show signs of falling slightly while cash rents show signs of leveling off or seeing modest increases depending on the region and land productivity. Ohio cropland values are expected to decrease from 2.4% to 4.9% in 2009 while cash rents are expected to range from a decrease of...
 
Author: Barry Ward
Date published: January 1, 2009

Ohio cropland values and cash rents continue to increase and projections are for cropland values and cash rents to be higher in 2008. Ohio cropland values are expected to increase from 5.1% to 6.5 % in 2008 while cash rents are expected to increase between 10.8% and 11%. Landowners, prospective...
 
Author: Barry Ward
Date published: January 1, 2008

Landowners, prospective buyers, farmers, and lenders often seek baseline data and trend data with which to base their buy/sell and rental decisions upon. This survey draws on the expertise of numerous professional groups that are knowledgeable of Ohio’s cropland markets. Surveyed groups include...
 
Author: Barry Ward
Date published: January 1, 2007

This paper offers an overview of U.S. farm real estate markets. Major uses of land, location of farm real estate, and ownership patterns are summarized. Characteristics of participants in farm real markets are reviewed. Farm real estate values and rents examined, and factors affecting farm real...

Date published:October 1, 2006
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Demand for land value and cash rent data is strong as farmers, landowners, ag lenders, agribusiness persons and investors seek baseline data to formulate their business and investment plans. Previously, data has been gathered by surveying farmers, landlords or a combination of the two groups. In...
 
Author: Barry Ward
Date published:January 1, 2006

This report examines markets for leased Ohio farm real estate using results from the 2003 Farm Real Estate and Farming Practices Survey. Cash rents and estimated market values are computed for each region of the state. Factors thought to be important in explaining differences in cash rents and...

Date published: October 2, 2003
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Precision farming practices may influence precision farmers' preferences for alternative forms of land lease and may influence the relationships negotiated between landlord and tenant. This paper discusses attributes of cash and share leases, the two primary lease types employed in Ohio, discuss...

Date published: October 1, 2001
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