farmland, land markets, agricultural economics, real estate
This report examines selected agricultural land market trends in South Dakota at the state, regional and county level. Long term trends (1910-1987) in agricultural land values are presented for the state and its substate regions. Recent trends (1975-1987) in South Dakota farm real estate sale prices and related characteristics are presented at the state. region. and. where possible. county levels. This includes annual information for 51 counties in eastern and central regions of South Dakota. Long term agricultural land value data is summarized from U.S. Census of Agriculture reports. Recent data is obtained from analysis of a computerized data base of farm real estate sales transactions provided by the Federal Land Bank of Omaha.
Janssen, Larry, "South Dakota Farmland Values and Sale Prices: Long Term and Recent Trends- Statewide, Regional, Selected Counties" (1988). Economics Research Reports. 22.