NEWS
DTN Business Blog
Marcia Zarley Taylor DTN Executive Editor
Tue Jul 3, 2007 11:17 AM CDT

This week's Minding Ag's Business guest, Texas A&M Economist Danny Klinefelter, is fielding questions on the recent rally in Corn Belt farmland prices. Is $6,000 Iowa farmland an indicator of irrational exuberance to ethanol markets? Email comments to Marcia.Taylor@dtn.com or comment directly at www.dtnag.com if you've registered on site.

Taylor, DTN: Danny, I think the most important point you've made so far is that high farm incomes do not necessarily equate to high profits, that after 3-4 years most of the spoils of this income bubble will be passed on to input suppliers, machinery dealers and other middlemen. That would ...

Quick View
Related News Stories
Investors Still Fans of Farmland
Biotech Regs Proposed
No Recession Repeat
Minimize Farmland's Exit Taxes
WOTUS Course Changes Charted
USDA Eyes New Wetland Protection System
Potential WOTUS Course Changes Charted
Obama Vetoes WOTUS Bill
Farmland Values Pressured
Iowa Supreme Court Guidance Sought