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
Bagging a Big Crop
Farm Investors Welcome
What's a Soybean Worth?
Hunting for Habitat
Soil Health Values Explained
Nutrient Reductions Seen Slow
Interpretive Rule Seen as Invalid
DTN Ag Business Benchmark
Rents Resist Price Relief
Betting on Shorter Beans