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2016 Farmland Values: Looking at the numbers

Farmland values continue to rise in 2016, but that’s not the whole story. J.P. Gervais compares the national and provincial averages and the factors that influenced them. •The 2016 national average in farmland values increased by 7.9% •Multiple signs show farmland values increases slowing down •Most significant increases occurred in P.E.I, Alberta and Nova Scotia […] Read more

Three Farmers: 5 lessons to take your product from field to shelf

  For entrepreneurs Natasha and Elysia Vandenhurk, the success of Three Farmers Camelina oil came from hard work, belief in their product and a commitment to telling the story of the farmers who grow it. •When one door closes, another opens – stay determined and find a way to break in •See your product through […] Read more

Buy or rent farmland: Which option is right for you?

Deciding whether to buy or rent farmland can be a difficult decision. Lance Stockbrugger explains the benefits of both in this video. · Interest rates affect land prices – the lower they are, the less overall cost for the land · Far too often, people make land purchasing decisions based on emotional reasons rather than […] Read more