August 5, 2019

2019-08 PAER: 2019 Farmland & Cash Rent Issue


2019 Indiana Farmland Values and Cash Rents Slide Lower

August 5, 2019

After many unexpected events during the first half of the year, I’m hoping for something more normal during the second half of 2019. Who would have thought corn and soybean planting would extend into late June?

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Indiana Farmland Values and Cash Rent Trends and Market Comments

August 5, 2019

Trend graphs and selected comments from 2019 Purdue Land Value Survey respondents.

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2019 Indiana Pasture Land, Hay Ground, and On-Farm Grain Storage Rent

August 5, 2019

Estimates for the current rental value of pastureland, hay ground, irrigated land, and on-farm grain storage in Indiana are often difficult to locate.

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The Index of Indiana Farm Real Estate

January 16, 2020

Index Numbers of Indiana Farm Real Estate Values, January 2020 update. Compiled by Craig Dobbins and J.H. Atkinson, Purdue Agricultural Economics.


Farmland Values: Where Do We Go From Here?

January 15, 2020

Top Farmer 2020 slidedeck presentation by Todd Kuethe, Associate Professor, Schrader Endowed Chair in Farmland Economics, Explore recent trends in farmland markets in Indiana and across the Corn Belt and closely examine returns to farmland, the cost of capital, and both the short-run and long-term prospects for farmland prices.


2019-12 PAER: 2020 Agricultural Outlook Issue

December 18, 2019

Welcome to our annual outlook issue of the Purdue Ag Econ Report (PAER), where we look back at last year and ahead at economic conditions for agriculture in 2020. This year we are diving into the following topics: the U.S. economy, trade conflict impacts, food prices, animal industries, corn & soybeans, and cash rents and land values.



Corn and Soybean Outlook Webinar

May 15, 2020 at 12:30 p.m. EDT | Join us online, it’s free! Purdue agricultural economists, Michael Langemeier and James Mintert will review the corn and soybean outlook.

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Spring 2020 Crop Outlook Webinar

April 1, 2020

Recorded April 1, 2020 | Purdue agricultural economists Michael Langemeier and James Mintert provide updated information from USDA’s March 31st release of their Prospective Plantings and Grain Stocks reports along with implications of COVID-19 on the outlook for corn and soybeans.


2019 Indiana Farm Custom Rates

June 8, 2019

The rates reported in this publication were compiled from questionnaires received from farmers, farm owners, farm custom operators, and professional farm managers in Indiana.


Crop Basis Tool

October 1, 2017

The Purdue Center for Commercial Agriculture Crop Basis Tool is a web-based tool that provides access to weekly historical and contemporaneous corn and soybean basis data for local market regions in the eastern corn belt.


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