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California Landowner Faces 140 Potential State and Federal Violations

An anonymous tip helped California wildlife officers uncover the worst instance of raptor poaching in state history. Investigators discovered an extraordinary number of rapture carcasses, other dead birds, and wildlife on an 80-acre property belonging to Richard Parker. The 67-year-old

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Posted in California, Feature, Federal Policy, Hunting, News Desk, Pacific

IRS Scrutinizes Syndicated Conservation Easements

Syndicated conservation easements are costing the federal government more than $1 billion annually, and that lost revenue is raising eyebrows in Washington. According to The Wall Street Journal, in late 2016 the IRS began requiring participants in syndicated conservation easements

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Posted in Conservation, Feature, Federal Policy, News Desk, Taxes

Broward County to Pay $42 Million to Acquire 38-Acre Palm Tree Farm Next to Fort Lauderdale Airport

Commissioners agree to mediated settlement with family of Florida Congressman Clay Shaw over negative impact of new runway at Fort Lauderdale Airport. When Broward County decided to expand the Fort Lauderdale Airport, adjacent landowners soon found themselves waterlogged. The culprit?

Posted in Agriculture, Feature, Florida, News Desk, Public Land, South, Water

Journal Readers Select Hall and Hall Listing as House of the Year

The votes are in: 121,544 Wall Street Journal readers cast their ballots online, and Montana’s Dancing Wind Ranch, listed by Jim Taylor of Hall and Hall, took top honors as the newspaper’s House of the Year. The results were announced

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Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Feature, Montana, News Desk, Residential Property, West

SOLD! 770-Acres of Nebraska Farmland Go For $1.75 Million

Single Bigger Acquires Prime Waterfowl Tract Along North Platte Thirty-one bidders registered for the auction of 770 acres located four miles west of Sutherland; more than 100 attended the January 30 sale. The acreage was offered in four parcels, including

Posted in Agriculture, Farming, Feature, Great Plains, Nebraska, News Desk, Recreation, Water

Corn Belt Ag Values Edge Slightly Higher in 2017

The Chicago Fed reports that a three-year slide in farmland values in the Seventh Federal Reserve District has come to an end. According to senior business economist David Oppedahl, an annual increase of 1 percent in nominal terms was recorded

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Posted in Agriculture, Farming, Feature, Federal Policy, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Midwest, Missouri, News Desk, Ohio

SOLD! One of the Most Remarkable Landscapes in the Front Range Acquired by Douglas County

Ken Mirr of Mirr Ranch Group brokers $18.75 million transaction featuring “one of the most remarkable landscapes in the Front Range.” Almost a decade has passed since Sandstone Ranch first appeared on The Land Report’s radar screen. At the time

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Posted in Colorado, Conservation, Feature, News Desk, Public Land, West

Land Report 2017 Gear Guide

Journey to Woodlife Ranch in the beautiful Berkshires as our R&D brigade puts the latest must-haves through their paces. Product Reviews by Sue Mead Photography by Gustav Schmiege III Produced by Angela Caron GAME ON! That’s Mike Patten (above) behind

Posted in Feature, Gustav Schmiege, News Desk, Recreation

The Bull Breaks Loose: Land Transactions Finished on a Tear in 2017

Record employment numbers. Equity markets at all-time highs. The largest overhaul of the tax code in decades. No wonder land transactions finished on a tear in 2017. Pick a market, any market. Almost all seem to be buzzing with activity,

Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Energy, Feature, Federal Policy, News Desk, Taxes

SOLD! Farmland LP to Acquire Weidert Farm

The sustainable farmland investment fund beat out all comers to acquire Weidert Farm, a 6,000-acre agricultural powerhouse in Washington’s Walla Walla Valley. “We appreciate the strong interest Weidert Farm garnered from investors and local farmers,” said Peoples Company President Steve

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Posted in Agriculture, Conservation, Farming, Feature, Pacific, Washington

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