Farmland Leasing Meeting to be held in Muscatine

Farmland Leasing Meeting

Muscatine County Extension will be hosting a Farmland Leasing Meeting at the Muscatine County Extension Office at 1514 Isett Avenue, Muscatine, Iowa.  The meeting will be held on Monday, August 18, at 1:00 p.m.  Registration fee is $25 per individual or $40 per couple.  To avoid an additional $5 late fee, please register at least two days prior to the meeting date. To register for the workshop in Muscatine, please call --563-263-5701.
Topics for the workshop include:

  • Current land value & cash rental rate surveys
  • Types of farm lease arrangements
  • Determining a fair cash rent
  • Strategies for writing and terminating a farm lease
  • ISU Extension web-based and other resources.

The workshop will be conducted by Ryan Drollette, ISU Farm Management Specialist.  The workshop will be 2 1/2 hours in length with at 100-page book provided--one book per registerant or couple.
 
The fees for the workshop will be used to offset direct expenses and to support the Agriculture and Natural Rescources County Extension Program.
 
The Muscatine Extension site is one of ten meetings scheduled in east-central Iowa in August.  For information for other sites, contact the Muscatine County Extenson Office at 563-263-5701.

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