OMAHA (DTN) -- Today we continue our countdown through the top 10 ag news stories of 2012. Here are stories five and six, Land Prices Skyrocket and New Hours at the CME.
No. 5: Help! Nothing Stops Land Spiral
By Marcia Zarley Taylor, DTN Executive Editor
CHICAGO (DTN) -- When stunning land value and cash rent increases first made headlines in the mid-2000s, landowners felt vindicated for sinking money into investments city slickers considered dull as dirt. But by year-end 2012, the super-sized land rally left ...